The GTA Rehab Network's Best Practices Day 2018 was held on Friday, May 25, 2018 and was a great success! Attended by over 200 participants, the day provided the opportunity for clinicians, researchers and management professionals to explore this year's theme, Translating Best Practices Into Action, with our keynote speakers, podium presenters, poster presenters and healthcare professionals from across Ontario.
We would like to extend our congratulations to the following winners of the People's Choice Awards for Best Rapid Podium Presentation and Best Poster!
|People's Choice Awards|
The People's Choice Awards recognize the best rapid podium presentation and the best posters presented at the conference. The awards are judged based on the following selection criteria:
Four People's Choice Awards were presented:
Best Rapid Podium Presentation
Best Poster - 1st Place
Poster #9: STAFF AND PATIENT PERSPECTIVES ON FALLS RISK IN AN INPATIENT GERIATRIC AND MEDICAL REHABILITATION PROGRAM
Best Poster - 2nd Place
Poster #40: AN INNOVATIVE APPROACH TO DETERMINING QUALITY BASED OUTCOMES IN THE HOME CARE SETTING
Best Poster - 3rd Place
Poster #17: THE USE OF A PATIENT CENTERED GOAL SETTING APPROACH IN A COMMUNITY OUTREACH STROKE REHABILITATION (COSR) PROGRAM
Abstracts of all poster displays at the conference are available HERE.
Presentations from Best Practices Day are available below for personal use only.
No other use of the presentations is authorized without the explicit consent of the authors.
|Opening Keynote Speaker|
Jaisa Sulit, BPHE, BEd, MSc(OT)
|Closing Keynote Speaker|
Lynne Sinclair, BSc(PT), MA (Ad Ed)
Physical Therapist, Educational Consultant, Innovative Program and External Development Lead at the Centre of Interprofessional Education, and Assistant Professor at the University of Toronto, Department of Physical Therapy
|Rapid Podium Presentations|
|Thank you to the following organizations for their contribution as Silver sponsors:|
Thank you to the following organizations for their contribution as Bronze sponsors:
|Planning Task Group|
|Malcolm Moffat||Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre ~ Chair|
|Nathalie Brown||Toronto Rehab-University Centre/University Health Network|
|Sang Choi||Humber River Hospital|
|Paula Cripps-McMartin||Toronto Rehab-Bickle Centre/University Health Network|
|Susan Davis-Bailey||St. Joseph's Health Care, London ~ London region representative|
|Carol Di Salle||Health Sciences North ~ Sudbury region representative|
|LaVerne Edwards||Runnymede Healthcare Centre|
|Helen Johnson||Erie St. Clair Local Health Integration Network|
|Charissa Levy||GTA Rehab Network|
|Anisha Mahajan||Toronto Rehab-University Centre/University Health Network|
|Sanja Milicic Iafrate||GTA Rehab Network|
|Melissa Monardo||Lakeridge Health|
|Jacqueline Minezes||Halton Healthcare Services|
|Stu Paavola||Hamilton Health Sciences ~ Hamilton region representative|
|Lynn Suter||West Park Healthcare Centre|
|Conference Services||Kim Hussey / Nancy La / Christine Turenko|