2013-2014 Fellowship Recipients (UHN)

Congratulations to the 2013-14 Fellowship recipients

Andreae Family - PMCC Interprofessional Innovation and Research Fellowship:
Holly Kathryn Wykes, Registered Kinesiologist, TW, Cardiovascular Prevention and Rehabilitation
Project Title: Managing inpatient referrals to cardiac rehab: Enhancing collaboration along the continuum of care
Jennifer Barker, Speech Language Pathologist, TG, Peter Munk Cardiac Centre
Project Title: The lived experience of people communicating using the Smiths Medical Portex Blue Line Suctionaid tracheostomy tube
CAP Joint Nursing Innovation and Research Fellowship

Michael George, Registered Nurse, PM - Chemotherapy Day Care Unit, and Giselle Chow, Registered Nurse, PM - REACH
Project Title: The development and piloting of a venous assessment tool
Oncology Program Health Professions Joint Innovation and Research Fellowship
Kelli Young, Occupational Therapist, TG - Inpatient Eating Disorders Program, 8ES, and Lianne McCabe, Physiotherapist, TG - GIM
Project Title: Reclaiming your sexuality: A sexual health education program for breast and gynecological cancer patients
CAP Discharge and Transitions Innovation and Research Fellowship
Kerry-Ann Smith, Registered Nurse, TG - CVICU
Project Title: The patient's perspective of endovascular aneurysm repair (EVAR) and the introduction of a SEVAR clinical pathway
Toronto Rehab Health Professions Fellowship for Innovation and Research in Education and Scholarship
Andrea Dias Domonkos, Physiotherapist, TR - Geriatric Rehabilitation 6 South
Project Title: Understanding falls and balance self-efficacy in inpatient geriatric rehab: The usefulness of the falls efficacy scale (FES) and activities specific balance confidence (ABC) scales
CAP Health Professions Innovation and Research Fellowship
Karen Blekaitis, Registered Dietitian, TG - Endocrinology Clinic
Project Title: Achieving competency in insulin adjustments: An educational program designed to assist Dietitians to achieve competency in insulin adjustments in the endocrinology clinic
CAP Nursing Innovation and Research Fellowship
Julie Gilbert, Registered Nurse, TW - PACU
Project Title: Safe medication practice in PACU
Megha Patel, Registered Nurse, TW-Emergency Department
Project Title: Transfer of accountability: Bedside report in the Emergency Department at Toronto Western Hospital
Deepa Ehamparanathan, Registered Nurse, TW-Emergency Department
Project Title: Nursing documentation: Getting back to basics
 
Isabella Smith Lawson, Registered Nurse, TW - 9F Combined Surgical Unit
Project Title: Improving post-operative pain management in the surgical patient
Meagan Kennedy, Registered Nurse, TR - Geriatric Rehabilitation 6 South
Project Title: Fear of falling: A patient centered approach
Winsome Lewis-Edmondson, Registered Practical Nurse, TR - Bickle Centre South 4
Project Title: Development and implementation of new clinical processes to support prevention, early detection, and management of urosepis in patients with complex chronic conditions
Tenzin Namgyal, Registered Nurse, TG - Multi-Organ Transplant Unit
Project Title: Pain management: Utilization of complementary and alternative medicine in patients with cirrhotic liver disease
Sally Killborn, Registered Nurse, TG - CVICU
Project Title: Transition to bedside patient handover for nurses: Enhancing patient safety, goal setting and follow-up through improved communication and patient and family centred care
Kimberly Pavli, Registered Nurse, TG - Multi-Organ Transplant Unit
Project Title: Increasing accessibility of care for patients and caregivers awaiting solid organ transplant through multimedia education strategies
Michelle Trinh, Registered Nurse, TG - Multi-Organ Transplant Unit
Project Title: Development and implementation of comprehensive strategies to improve skin and wound management
Shauna Watson, Registered Nurse, TG - Multi-Organ Transplant Unit
Project Title: Unfreezing, moving and refreezing: the transfer of accountability process, the implementation of bedside reporting on the multi-organ transplant unit
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