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Using Data to Combat Inequity and Improve Canadian Eye Health

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5:30 PM, Friday 25 Jun 2021 (1 hour 30 minutes)
Public Health and Global Ophthalmology
Learning Objectives

At the end of this session, participantsare able to:

  • Describe the epidemiologic trends in visual impairment and eye trauma in Canada
  • Demonstrate the impact of social determinants and history on Indigenous Health
  • Describe the impact of implicit bias on clinical care and academia

CanMEDS Roles: Health Advocate, Leader

Sub Sessions

5:30 PM - 5:33 PM | 3 minutes
Public Health and Global Ophthalmology
5:33 PM - 5:42 PM | 9 minutes
Paper Presenter

Authors:James Im1, Graham E. Trope1, Yvonne M. Buys1, Peng Yan2, Michael H. Brent1, Sherif El-Defrawy1, Ya-Ping Jin1. 1University of Toronto, 2Kensington Vision and Research Center. Author Disclosure Block:J. Im: None. G.E. Trope: None. Y.M. Buys: Membership on advisory boards or spea...

5:42 PM - 5:51 PM | 9 minutes
Paper Presenter

Authors:Stephen Carrell1, Scott Andersen1, Matthew Benson1, Matthew Pietrosanu2, Sylvia Chen1. 1University of Alberta, 2Department of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences, University of Alberta. Author Disclosure Block:S. Carrell: None. S. Andersen: None. M. Benson: None. M. Pietrosanu:

5:51 PM - 6:00 PM | 9 minutes
Paper Presenter

FIRST PRIZE - COS Awards of Excellence in Ophthalmic Research - PaperAuthors:Tina Felfeli1, Samantha B. Kasloff2, Jay Krishnan2, Sherif R. El-Defrawy3, Rajeev H. Muni3, Tony Mazzulli4, Todd A. Cutts2. 1Department of Ophthalmology and Vision Sciences and Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, 2Canadian Sci...

6:00 PM - 6:07 PM | 7 minutes
6:07 PM - 6:22 PM | 15 minutes
Public Health and Global Ophthalmology
6:22 PM - 6:31 PM | 9 minutes
Paper Presenter

Authors:Trisha Kandiah, Yannick MacMillan, Danah Albreiki.  Author Disclosure Block:T. Kandiah: None. Y. MacMillan: None. D. Albreiki: None. Abstract Body: Purpose: Diagnostic errors are common in medicine and account for up to 17% of adverse hospital events. Comp...

6:31 PM - 6:40 PM | 9 minutes
Paper Presenter

Authors:Henry C. Chen, Claire A. Sheldon. University of British Columbia. Author Disclosure Block:H.C. Chen: None. C.A. Sheldon: None. Abstract Body: Purpose: Implicit gender bias is the unconscious association of specific traits or qualities to a particular gender. Previous studies in...

6:40 PM - 6:55 PM | 15 minutes
6:55 PM - 7:00 PM | 5 minutes
Public Health and Global Ophthalmology

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