McMaster University

Demystifying Medicine
Seminar Series

Demystifying Medicine Graduate Student Talks

Examining responsiveness of CLEFT-Q to detecting change for cleft-specific surgeries

Date:

Monday, March 18, 2019

Time:

4:15 pm to 5:15 pm

Location:

HSC 1A6

Speaker:

Anna Miroshnychenko, Health Research Methodology master’s student and an Honours Bachelor of Science graduate, McMaster University

Learning Objectives:

  • Explore steps to patient reported outcome instrument development
  • Explore development and psychometric evaluation of the CLEFT-Q instrument

Understanding the value of a biomarker for intestinal dysbiosis in irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)

Speaker:

Zarwa Saqib, second-year graduate student, Masters of Medical Sciences Program (infection and immunology stream), McMaster University

Learning Objectives:

  • Discuss clinical features, diagnosis and the role of gut microbiota in IBS
  • Highlight value of a biomarker for intestinal dysbiosis in IBS

Contact Information:

Dr. Kjetil Ask
Email: demystifyingmedicine@gmail.com

Cathy Stampfli
Phone: 905-521-2100 Ext. 73115