Research Day

We are pleased to invite BC Adult & Pediatric Emergency Physicians, Emergency Nurses, EM Residents, Peds EM Fellows and Paramedics to attend the 11th Annual Emergency Medicine Research Day. This province-wide event will take place at the CRFI Chan Centre auditorium (map) at the BC Children’s Hospital in Vancouver and will be broadcast live online.


UBC Emergency Medicine Research Day
Wednesday, April 10, 2019
9:00am to 4:00pm



Please complete the online registration form to attend. The abstract deadline is at 12 Noon on Monday, February 11, 2019. See abstract guidelines.


Web Broadcast

You will be able to view the conference live online (link coming soon).


Visiting Professor

EM Research Day will feature a number of podium presentations of completed or planned EM research, plus a plenary presentation and feedback by visiting professor Dr. Kathy Boutis, staff physician at The Hospital for Sick Children, Senior Associate Scientist in the Child Health Evaluative Sciences Program at SickKids Research Institute, and Associate Professor with the University of Toronto. The Plenary presentation is titled “Three Evidence-Based Ways to Make the Diagnosis and Management of Common Pediatric Fractures Easy…For the Patient, Doctor, and Health Care System“. Dr. Boutis’s work is highly respected and internationally known; this is an event you will not want to miss!

More details about the 2019 conference are forthcoming. Thanks for your support of this important event, and please don’t hesitate to contact us should you have any questions or suggestions.



Frank Scheuermeyer MD, MHSc & Riyad Abu-Laban MD, MHSc
Associate Research Director & Research Director
UBC Department of Emergency Medicine

Quynh Doan, MDCM, MHSc, PhD
Research Director & Assistant Professor
UBC Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine

 Past Brochures

2018 EM Research Day Brochure
2017 EM Research Day Brochure
2016 EM Research Day Brochure
2015 EM Research Day Brochure

2014 EM Research Day Brochure

2013 EM Research Day Brochure
2012 EM Research Day Brochure
2011 EM Research Day Brochure
2010 EM Research Day Brochure
2009 EM Research Day Brochure

Photo Galleries

The following galleries contain photos from various UBC Emergency Medicine Research Day Events that take place in Vancouver.

  • Research Day 2018

    April 11, 2018 | Visiting Professor: Dr. Laurie Morrison from the University of Toronto

  • Research Day 2017

    April 5, 2017 | Visiting Professor: Dr. Paul Atkinson from Dalhousie University

  • 2016 Research Day

    April 6th, 2016 | Visiting Professor: Dr. Martin Pusic from New York University

  • 2015 Research Day

    April 8th, 2015 | Visiting Professor: Dr. Jim Ducharme from McMaster University

  • 2014 Research Day

    April 9th, 2014 | Visiting Professor: Dr. Ian Stiell from The University of Ottawa

  • 2013 Research Day

    April 10th, 2013 | Visiting Professor: Dr. Terry Klassen from The University of Manitoba

  • 2012 Research Day

    April 11th, 2012 | Visiting Professor: Dr. Grant Innes from The University of Calgary

  • 2011 Research Day

    March 30th, 2011 | Visiting Professor: Dr. Michael Schull from the University of Toronto

  • 2010 Research Day

    March 31st, 2010 | Visiting Professor: Dr. Marco Sivilotti from Queen’s University.

  • 2009 Research Day

    April 29, 2009 | Visiting Professor: Dr.Brian Rowe from the University of Alberta