Past Shields Day Lecturers
The 42nd Annual Shields Research Day, which was held virtually on May 7, 2021.
The event showcased some of the best of our science and innovation research. The keynote speakers also shared their insightful perspective and commitments to improving the delivery of healthcare in our learning environments.
Dr. George A. Mashour, MD, PhD
Robert B. Sweet Professor and Chair, Anesthesiology
Co-Director, Michigan Institute for Clinical and Health Research
Scientific Director, Center for Consciousness Science
"The Anesthesiologist as Translational Scientist"
Dr. Matthew C. Wixson, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Anesthesiology
Associate Chair for Diversity
University of Michigan
"Speak Up, Reach out, Look within."
Dr. John Peel, MD
Senior Anesthesia Resident
Leading Member, Clinical Investigator Program
Department of Anesthesiology & Pain Medicine
University of Toronto
The 41st Annual Shields Research Day, which was schedule for May 8, 2020 and was postponed until November 11, 2020. We will host the first-ever virtual Shields Day!
For the first time in 41 years we didn’t enjoy the tradition of getting together as a community, but celebrated the academic life of our department and recognized our outstanding educators. Also for the first time, our alumni was invited to join. The event showcased some of the best of our science including over 50 abstracts and we had the pleasure of the following keynote speakers at the event.
Dr. Haibo Zhang, MD PhD
Professor, Department of Anesthesiology & Pain Medicine, University of Toronto
"Angiotensin-converting enzyme 2 (ACE2) as a SARS-CoV-2 receptor in therapeutic target in COVID-19"
Dr. Dominique Piquette, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor, Interdepartmental Division of Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Toronto
"High- Quality Medical Education Research: Opportunities and Challanges"
Dr. Angela Jerath, MSc, FRCPC, FANZCA, MD, BSC
Associate Professor, Department of Anesthesiology & Pain Medicine, Univesity of Toronto
"Volatile-based sedation for ICU patients: Shifting the paradigm in sedation care"
If you missed or would like to revsit the event, feel free to download the following:
Professor Irene Tracey MA (Oxon), D.Phil., FRCA, FMedSci
Chair of Anaesthetic Science, Oxford University
Hugh C. Hemmings Jr., MD, Ph.D, FRCA
Joseph F. Artusio Professor and Chair of Anesthesiology, Professor of
Evan D. Kharasch, MD, Ph.D
Russel and Mary Shelden Professor of Anesthesiology
Perioperative Application of Long-Duration Opioids
Emery N. Brown, MD, Ph.D
Warren M. Zapol Professor of Anaesthesia, Harvard Medical School
Unlocking the Mysteries of the Brain Under General Anaesthesia
Alex Evers, MD
Henry E. Mallinckrodt Professor of Anesthesiology Washington
Anesthetic Binding Sites in Brain: New Methods, New Targets,
Todd Doorman, MD
Professor & Vice Chair
Continuing Medical Education: The Link Between Physician
Mervyn Maze, MD
William K. Hamilton MB ChB, Distinguished Professor fo Anesthesiology
Why do patients get Postoperative Cognitive Decline?
Lee Fleisher, MD
Robert Dunning Dripps Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care
Optimizing Perioperative Outcomes: Risk Assessment, Patient
James Eisenach, MD
Vice-Chairman for Research in the Department of Anesthesiology
Anesthesiology: Challanges and Changes in the Journal for the Next 5 years
Mark Warner, MD
Professor of Anesthesiology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
How New Technologies and Practices Will Influence Perioperative Safety
Charles Natanson, MD
Senior Investigator and Head, Anesthesia Section, NIH Clinical Center
Unintended Consequences of Randomization in Clinical Trials
Daniel Sessler, MD, Ph.D
Chair, Department of OUTCOMES RESEARCH at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation
OUTCOMES RESEARCH - Moving from Physiology to Large Scale Outcomes
Peter Moore, MD, Ph.D
Professor and Chair, Department of Anesthesiology & Pain Medicine
The Perfection of Man: Advances in Science, Medicine and Technology