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Newfoundland 2016 Conference Summary


Project Pulse NL 2016 Event Information

Executive team




Are you ready for Project Pulse NL 2016?



Tickets are only $15!

This includes breakfast, lunch, and snacks!



Travel and accommodation available at a subsidized price! Register and you will be emailed with more information!


                                               MUN ARTS BUILDING

                                               MUN ARTS BUILDING



St. John's


Arts Building





Project Pulse NL 2016 Schedule


8:45am - Registration

9:30am - Introduction

9:45am - Introductory Speaker: Desmond Whalen

  • Topic: Pathway to Medicine

10:15am - Keynote Speaker 1: Liam Fardy

  • Topic: Medical Simulation

11:15am - Break/Networking

11:30am - University Panel

Peter Gregory

Desmond Whalen

Steven Rowe

Kate McNicholas

Claire Wallace

1:00pm - Lunch/Networking

2:00pm - Keynote Speaker 2: AJ Willis

Topic: Epidemiology and Doctors Without Borders

3:00pm - Professional Panel

Dr. Caroline Porr - PhD, RN

  • Assistant Professor, School of Nursing
  • Chair in Teaching and Learning

Dr. David Allison - MD, FRCPC

  • Public Health Physician and Chief Medical Officer for Newfoundland and Labrador

Dr. Reza Tabrizchi - Phd

  • Professor and Associate Dean
  • Research and Graduate Studies (Medicine)
  • Division of BioMedical Sciences

Dr. Lana Soper - MD, FRCPC

  • Developmental Pediatrician
  • Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
  • Janeway Children's Health and Rehabilitation Centre

AJ Willis

  • Epidemiology
  • Med Student at MUN

4:30pm - Break/Networking

4:45pm - Keynote Speaker 3: David Allison

  • Topic: TBA

5:45pm - Break/Networking

6:00pm - Closing statements