REFLECT 2017 Program


October 1, 2017

Conference Masters of Ceremony: Drs. Simon Hatcher & Marnin Heisel

Time

5:00pm - 5:30pm

5:30pm - 5:40pm


5:40pm - 6:25pm





6:25pm - 6:35pm



6:35pm - 6:50pm

6:50pm - 7:50pm










7:50pm - 8:00pm

Session

Registration

Opening Remarks
Dr. Zul Merali, The Royal's Institute of Mental Health Research

Patient-Oriented Research in Suicide Prevention Panel
Dr. Marnin Heisel,Western University (Moderator) 
Dr. Simon Hatcher, University of Ottawa
Simon Denegri, National Institute for Health Research; INVOLVE

Alicia Raimundo, Mental Health Superhero

Description of the REFLECT Event
Dr. Simon Hatcher, University of Ottawa
Dr. Marnin Heisel, Western University

Networking Session

Suicide Prevention Research Showcase Presentations

1. Meaning-Centered Men's Groups (MCMG): Testing a Community-Based Group Designed to Enhance Mental Health and Well-Being and Prevent the Onset of Suicide Risk among Men Transitioning to Retirement.
Dr. Marnin Heisel, Western University

2. Suicidal thoughts in patients on a waiting list for treatment at entry into a randomized controlled trial of a coach-facilitated e-therapy program.
Dr. Simon Hatcher, University of Ottawa

Closing Remarks
Dr. Simon Hatcher, University of Ottawa
Dr. Marnin Heisel, Western University

 

October 2, 2017

Conference Masters of Ceremony: Drs. Simon Hatcher & Marnin Heisel

Time

8:30am - 9:00am

9:00am - 9:15am


9:15am - 10:15am



10:15am - 10:30am



10:30am - 11:15am


 


11:15am - 12:15pm




12:15pm - 1:15pm


1:15pm - 2:15pm









2:15pm - 2:30pm


2:30pm - 3:30pm






3:30pm - 4:15pm





4:15pm - 5:15pm














 

5:15pm - 5:30pm

Session

Registration

Opening Remarks
Dr. Dean Fergusson, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute

From Revolution to Evolution: The UK Experience of Public Involvement in Research
Simon Denegri, National Institute for Health Research; INVOLVE
 

Break
Enjoy some coffee, tea and tasty snacks!


Dealing with Difficult Feelings in Suicide Prevention Research
Dr. Simon Hatcher, University of Ottawa
Dr. Marnin Heisel, Western University
Nicole Dunn, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute


Patient-Oriented Research 101
Zarah Monfaredi, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute
Alies Maybee, Citizen


LUNCH
 

Breakout Sessions

Introduction to Clinical Research
Dr. Simon Hatcher, University of Ottawa
Valerie Testa, University of Ottawa; Ottawa Hospital Research Institute

How can Researchers Engage People with Lived Experience in Research?
Alies Maybee, Citizen
Zarah Monfaredi, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute

 

Break
 

How to Train Your Researcher: Involvement of People with Lived Experience in Suicide Prevention Research Panel
Valerie Testa, University of Ottawa; Ottawa Hospital Research Institute (Moderator)
Alicia Raimundo, Mental Health Superhero
Claude Lurette, Person with Lived Experience
Jessica Ward-King, Person with Lived Experience

Workshop: Development of Patient-Oriented Research Pitches
Dr. Marnin Heisel, Western University
Dr. Allison Crawford, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health
Anita Manley, Person with Lived Experience
Jessica Ward-King, Person with Lived Experience

Suicide Prevention Research Showcase Presentations

1. Life Experiences and Patterns of Distress in Chinese-Canadian Women with a History of Suicidal Behaviour
Dr. Paul Links, McMaster University

2. Preventing Adolescent Suicide with BRAVA: Building Resilience and Attachment in Vulnerable Adolescents
Dr. Clare Gray, Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario

3. Interagency Collaboration and Suicide Prevention: Filling in the Cracks
Noah Spector, Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario

4. Connecting Research and Youth: How to Ensure a Youth Voice in Evaluation
Champaigne-Klassen, YouthNet

5. Go Where the Men Are
Barabara Snelgrove, Movember Foundation

Closing Remarks
Dr. Simon Hatcher, Unviersity of Ottawa
Dr. Marnin Heisel, Western University

 

October 3, 2017

Conference Masters of Ceremony: Drs. Simon Hatcher & Marnin Heisel

Time

8:30am - 9:00am

9:00am - 9:15am


9:30am - 10:15am





10:15am - 10:30am


10:30am - 11:15am





11:15am - 12:15pm






12:15pm - 1:15pm
 

1:15pm - 2:15pm

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 





2:15pm - 2:30pm


2:30pm - 3:15pm





3:15pm - 4:30pm



4:30pm - 4:45pm

 

Session

Registration

Opening Remarks
Dr. Dean Fergusson, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute

Case Examples of Patient-Oriented Research in Suicide Prevention
Dr. Simon Hatcher, University of Ottawa
Dr. Marnin Heisel, Western University
Dr. Allison Crawford, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health


Break
 

Patient Involvement at the Local Level: Lessons Learned from Community Organizations
Julie Kathleen Campbell, Canadian Association of Suicide Prevention
Stefan Domaradzki, YouthNet


Workshop: Development of Patient-Oriented Research Pitches
Dr. Marnin Heisel, Western University
Dr. Simon Hatcher, University of Ottawa
Anita Manley, Person with Lived Experience
Jessica Ward-King, Person with Lived Experience


LUNCH
 

Suicide Prevention Research Showcase Presentations

1. Dealing with suicide in Northern Ontario – Pathways to Well-Being
Dr. Penny Moody-Corbett, Northern Ontario School of Medicine

2. Death talk in Belgium: Can open dialogue about medically assisted-death reduce suicide?
Antoine Przybylak-Brouillard

3. The Self-Harm and Resilience in Adolescents (SARA) Study
Lisa Currie, Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario

4. Modelling for Suicide Prevention Decision-Making: A Program of Research from the Public Health Agency of Canada
Dr. Heather Orpana, Public Health Agency of Canada

5. Canadian Research and Knowledge Translation Initiative on Suicide and its Prevention
Isabel Giardino and Marc-Etienne Joseph, Public Health Agency of Canada

Break


Workshop: Development of Patient-Oriented Research Pitches
Dr. Marnin Heisel, Western University
Dr. Simon Hatcher, University of Ottawa
Anita Manley, Person with Lived Experience
Jessica Ward-King, Person with Lived Experience

The Research Den: Presentation of Patient-Oriented Research Pitches
The best research pitch will win a personalized training workshop to develop their research idea with Dr. Simon Hatcher & Dr. Marnin Heisel!

Closing Remarks
Dr. Simon Hatcher, University of Ottawa
Dr. Marnin Heisel, Western University