Peer Reviewed 2015-2011

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Cummings GG, Hewko S, Laschinger HK, Wang M, Wong C, Estabrooks C. Impact of Healthcare Managers’ Coaching Conversations on Staff Knowledge Use and Performance in Long Term Care Settings. 75th Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management: Opening Governance, Vancouver, BC. August 11, 2015.

Cummings GG, Reid C, Cummings GE, Cooper SL, Rowe BH, McLane P, Norton PG, Wagg AS, Lee J, Bottorff JL, Abel S, Estabrooks CA.  Descriptive results of the OPTIC Program of Research. Lightning oral presentation. Canadian Association of Emergency Physicians (CAEP) 2015: Lighting the Way, Edmonton, AB. June 3, 2015. 

Kudinga BM, McCabe C, Cummings GG. Modelling the cost determinants for Older Persons’ Transitions in Care (OPTIC). Poster presentation. ISPOR 20th Annual International Meeting, Philadelphia, PA, USA. May 18, 2015.

Udod SA, Care WD, Cummings GG, Jansen A. Nurse Manager Role Stressors and Coping Strategies: Perspectives for Solving Complex Organizational Conditions. Paper presentation. 2015 Saskatchewan Registered Nurses Association (SRNA) Conference: RNs Influencing Healthcare and Driving Change, Saskatoon, SK. May 7, 2015.

Estabrooks CA, Squires JE, Hayduk L, Morgan D, Cummings GG, Ginsburg L, Norton PG. Does organizational context influence the use of best practices by healthcare aides in residential long term care? 7th Annual Conference on the Science of Dissemination and Implementation: Transforming Health Systems to Optimize Individual and Population Health, Bethesda, MD. Dec 8-9, 2014.

Udod SA, Cummings GG, Care WD, Jansen A, Hammond-Collins K. “On the edge”: Role stressors and coping strategies of nurse managers in acute care organizations in western Canada. International Nursing Administration Research Conference, Dallas, Texas, USA. Nov 12-15, 2014.

Cummings GG, Cooper S, Wang M, Reid C, Rowe B, Estabrooks CA. Developing a Multi-Dimensional Measure of Successful Older Persons’ Transitions in Care (OPTICS). GSA 2014 Annual Scientific Meeting. Making Connections: From Cells to Society, Washington, DC, USA. Nov 5-9, 2014.

Baxter P, Cummings GG, Kennedy D, Alvarado K, McKey C. Patient-based funding in Ontario:  Exploring health care leaders’ early responses.  Canadian Health Workforce Conference, Ottawa, ON. Oct 21-22, 2014. 

Baxter P, Hewko S, Cleghorn L, Cunningham BJ, Elston D, Pfaff K, Cummings GG. Health care leaders’ experiences implementing hospital-based funding models:  A systematic review. Canadian Health Workforce Conference, Ottawa, ON. Oct 21-22, 2014.

Hewko SJ, Cooper S, Huynh H, Spiwek T,  Cummings GGInvisible no more: A systematic review of the Health Care Aide workforce literature.  43rd Annual Scientific and Educational Meeting of the Canadian Association of Gerontology. Landscapes of Aging: Critical Issues, Emerging Possibilities.  October 17, 2014.

Stevens B, Yamada J, Promislow S, Stinson J,  Harrison D, CIHR Team in Children’s Pain. How far does it go? Identifying reach and impact of multidimensional knowledge translation strategies on improving procedural pain in hospitalized children.  15th World Congress of Pain, Buenos Aires, Argentina. Oct 6-11, 2014.

Udod S, Cummings GG,  Care WD, Jansen A, Hammond-Collins K, Cave J. Nurse managers in acute care facilities in western Canada: Role stressors and coping strategies. Poster Presentation. The Irish Association of Directors of Nursing and Midwifery Leadership Symposium, Cork, Ireland. Oct 2-3, 2014.

Cummings GG. Older Persons Transitions in Care (OPTIC): Transitions from Nursing Homes to the Emergency Department and back.  Panel presentation. 2nd Annual Technology Evaluation in the Elderly Conference: Improving Care for the Frail Elderly, Toronto, ON. Sept 21-23, 2014.

Cooper S, Cummings GG. Development of a standardized communication form to improve transitions for nursing home residents. 2nd Annual Technology Evaluation in the Elderly Conference, Toronto, ON. Sept 21-23, 2014.

Stevens B, Yamada J, Promislow S, Barwick M, Campbell F, Chambers C, Cohen J, Cummings GG, Estabrooks G, Finley A, Harrison D, Holsti L, Johnston C, Latimer M, Lee S, LeMay S, McGrath P, Rashotte J, Rosmus C, Sawatzky-Dickson D, Scott S, Sidani S, Squires J, Stinson J, Stremler R, Synnes A, Taddio A, Villeneuve E, Warnock F. The Staying Power of Change: Sustainability of pain practice improvements after a multidimensional knowledge translation intervention. Health Services Research: Evidence-based Practice, London, UK. July 1-3, 2014.

Baxter P, Cummings GG, Kennedy D., Alvarado K., McKey C. Pfaff K.    Health Care Leaders' Initial Perceptions of Patient-Based Funding in Ontario Hospitals. Poster presentation.  2014 National Health Leadership Conference (NHLC), Banff, AB. June 2 2014. 

Hewko S, Wilson, N, Cummings GG. Factors related to the retention of allied health professionals: A systematic review. Oral presentation. 2014 Wellbeing at Work Conference, Copenhagen, Denmark. May 27, 2014.

Baxter P, Alvarado K, Kennedy D, Cummings GG, McKey C. Health Care Leaders' Initial Perceptions of Patient-Based Funding in Ontario Hospitals.   2014 Canadian Association for Health Services and Policy Research Conference, Banff, AB. May 13-15, 2014.

Baxter P, Alvarado K, Kennedy D, Cummings GG, McKey C. Introducing patient-based funding into Ontario Hospitals:  A complex task faced by leaders.  2014 Canadian Association for Health Services and Policy Research Conference, Banff, AB. May 13-15, 2014.

Cummings GG, Reid C, Konnert J, Estabrooks CA, Rowe B, Wagg A, Robinson C, Bottorff J, Norton P, Latoszek K, Coleman-Miller G, Lynch S, OPTIC Research Team.  OPTIC:  Older Persons’ Transitions in Care – Improving Nursing Home to ED Transitions.  Ontario Long Term Care Association 5th Annual Long Term Care Applied Research Day, Toronto, ON. February 25-26, 2014.

Baxter P, Cummings GG, Hewko S, Cleghorn L, Cunningham BJ, Elston D, Pfaff K.. Health care leaders’ experiences implementing patient-based funding approaches:  A systematic review.   Poster presentation.  Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, Vancouver, BC.  Feb 25, 2014.

Baxter P, Cummings GG, Hewko S, Cleghorn L, Cunningham BJ, Elston D, Pfaff K. Quality-based funding in Ontario:  Exploring health care leaders’ early responses.  Poster presentation.  Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, Vancouver, BC.  Feb 25, 2014.

Cranley LA, Cummings GG, Profetto-McGrath, Estabrooks CA. Facilitation and its role in successful research implementation. Poster Presentation. Gerontological Society of America (GSA), New Orleans, USA. Nov 20-24 2013.

Cummings GG, Reid C, Estabrooks CA, Konnert J, Coleman-Miller G, Norton P, OPTIC Research Team.  Older Persons’ Transition in Care (OPTIC):  Challenges in Measuring Success in Transitional Care Across Multiple Settings.   Poster presentation. The Gerontological Society of America 66th Annual Scientific Meeting, New Orleans, Louisiana.  Nov 14, 2013.

Cooper SL, Hewko S, Huynh H, Spiwek T, and Cummings GG. Invisible No More: A Systematic Review of the Health Care Aide Workforce. Margaret Scott Wright Research Day, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB. Nov 1, 2013.

Railton C, Loiselle C, Cummings GG, Stadjuhar K, et al. Assessing the Need in Alberta for a Virtual Breast Cancer Survivorship Clinic.  Canadian Association of Nurses in Oncology Conference, Vancouver, BC Oct 21, 2013.

Stacey D, Skrutkowski M, Pan-Canadian Oncology Symptom Triage and Remote Support (COSTaRS) Team, et al.  Telephone Support Training for Oncology Nurses in Canada:  An Environmental Scan. Canadian Association of Nurses in Oncology Conference, Vancouver, BC. Oct 21, 2013.

Stacey D, Carley M, Skrutkowski M, (COSTaRS) Team, et al. Factors Perceived to Influence Nurses:  Use of Evidence-informed Protocols for Remote Cancer Treatment-related Symptom Management:  A Qualitative Study.  Canadian Association of Nurses in Oncology Conference, Vancouver, BC. Oct 21, 2013.

Railton C, Loiselle C, Cummings GG, et al.  Assessing the Need in Alberta for a Virtual Breast Cancer Survivorship Clinic.  Canadian Association of Nurses in Oncology Conference, Vancouver, BC. Oct 21, 2013.

Estabrooks CA, Norton P, Cranley L, Doupe M, Cummings GG, Reid C. Improving quality and safety in nursing homes. Canadian Association of Gerontology Conference 2013: Aging…from Cells to Society, Halifax, NS. Oct 17-19, 2013.

Cummings GG, Reid C, Estabrooks CA, Konnert J, Coleman-Miller G, Norton P. Older Persons Transitions in Care (OPTIC): Profiles of Transitions from Nursing Homes to the Emergency Department and back. Canadian Association of Gerontology Conference 2013: Aging…from Cells to Society, Halifax, NS. Oct 17-19, 2013.

Reid C, Cummings GG, Estabrooks CA, Konnert J, Coleman-Miller G, Norton P. Older Persons Transitions in Care (OPTIC): Challenges in measuring transitional care across multiple settings. Canadian Association of Gerontology Conference 2013: Aging…from Cells to Society, Halifax, NS. Oct 17-19, 2013.

Stevens B, CIHR Team in Children’s Pain. Development of a toolkit for improving pediatric pain practices in hospitalized children. 8th Congress of the European Federation of IASP® Chapters (EFIC®) - pain in Europe VIII, Florence, Italy. Oct 9-12, 2013.

Cummings GG. Older Persons Transitions In Care (OPTIC) Challenges In Measuring Transitional Care Across Multiple Settings. IQ 2013: Inspiring Quality in Continuing Care Conference, Edmonton, AB. Oct 9, 2013.

Silvia Gabriel C, Cummings GG, Bernardes A, et al.  Impact of Hospital Accreditation Programmes in Nursing Services:  A Systematic Review.  XII Conferencia InberaAmericana de Educacion en Enfermeria, Uruguay. September 2013.

Hewko S, Cummings GG. Performance management in healthcare: A critical analysis. 17th Annual International Philosophy of Nursing Conference, Atlanta, GA. Sept  7, 2013.

Stacey D, Carley M, Harrison M, for the Pan-Canadian Oncology Symptom Triage and Remote Support (COSTaRS) Project. Transforming evidence from multiple guidelines into user friendly clinical practice tools for remote cancer treatment-related symptom management: The COSTaRS Project. Guidelines International Network (G-I-N) Conference, San Francisco, California, USA,  August 2013

Hewko S, Cooper S, Cummings GG.   The need for ethics education in dietetic preparatory programs.  3rd Annual Critical Dietetic Conference, Acadia University, Wolfville NS. August 15-17, 2013.

Cummings GG, Reid RC, Estabrooks CA, Norton PG, Cummings GE, Wagg A, Rowe BH, Konnert J, Coleman-Miller G. Older Persons Transitions In Care (OPTIC) Challenges In Measuring Transitional Care Across Multiple Settings. Poster presentation. IAGG Seoul, Korea. June 23-27, 2013.

Estabrooks CA, Poss JW, Norton PG, Doupe MB, Morgan DG, Squires JE, Cummings GG. When facility averages mislead: The importance of unit level quality monitoring. Academy of Health Annual Research Meeting, Baltimore, MD. June 23-25, 2013.

Stevens B, Yamada J, Stinson J, Campbell F, CIHR Team in Children’s Pain. Improving pain intensity in hospitalized children using knowledge translation. 9th International Symposium on Pediatric Pain, Sweden. June 17-20, 2013.

Dong KA, Salvalaggio G, Vandenberghe C, Kirkland S, Cummings GG, McKim R, Cooper R,  Wild TC. Impact of an Addiction Assessment Knowledge Translation Strategy on Physician Attitudes and Assessment Behaviour. Canadian Association of Emergency Physicians Conference, Vancouver, British Columbia. June 1-5, 2013.

Laschinger HKS, Wong CA, Cummings GG. Grau, A. Resonant Leadership and Workplace Empowerment: The Value of Positive Organizational Cultures in Reducing Workplace Incivility. 16th Congress, European Association of Work and Organizational Psychology, Münster, Germany. May 22-25, 2013.

Stevens B, Yamada J, Estabrooks CA, Stinson J, Campbell F, Scott SD, Cummings GG, CIHR Team in Children’s Pain. Adapting a multidimensional knowledge translation strategy to improve pediatric pain practices in Canada: Evidence-based Practice for Improving Quality. Seattle Implementation Research Conference, Seattle, USA. May 16-17, 2013.

Lemermeyer G, Farrar J, Wang M, Kwan J, Cummings GG, et al. Learning from Experience: Using Systematic Data Analysis to Develop Policy and Process Changes for the IEN Application for Registration Process. The Partners in Education & Integration of Internationally Educated Nurses: 7th National Conference, Edmonton, Alberta. May 14, 2013.

Stevens B, Yamada J, Stinson J, Estabrooks CA, Campbell F, Scott SD, Cummings GG, CIHR Team in Children’s Pain. A multidimensional knowledge translation strategy to improve pediatric pain processes and outcomes in 8 Pediatric Hospitals in Canada. Moderated poster. Canadian Pain Society Annual Conference, Winnipeg, Manitoba. May 7-10, 2013.

Stevens B, Yamada J, Promislow S, CIHR Team in Children’s Pain. Sustainability of pain practice improvements following the implementation of a novel knowledge translation intervention. International Forum on Quality and Safety in Healthcare, London, England. April 16-19, 2013.

Estabrooks CA, Cummings GG. Older Persons’ Transitions in Care (OPTIC): Challenges in measuring transitional care across multiple settings. Pacific Institute of Nursing Conference, Honolulu, Hawaii. March 18, 2013.

Salvalaggio G, Dong K, Vandenberghe C, Kirkland S, Cummings GG, McKim R, Cooper R, Wild TC. Impact of Knowledge Translation Resources on Physician Addiction Screening Behaviour in a Marginalized Health Care Setting. NAPCRG, New Orleans, USA. December 2012.

Salvalaggio G, Dong K, Vandenberghe C, Kirkland S, Cummings GG, McKim R, Cooper R, Wild TC.   Impact of Patient Engagement Resources On Satisfaction With Care for Disadvantaged Patients Who Use Alcohol Or Drugs.  NAPCRG, New Orleans, USA. December 2012.

Vandenberghe C, Salvalaggio G, Dong K, Kirkland S, Cummings GG, McKim R, Cooper R, Wild TC. Uptake of Addiction Assessment Resources by Primary Care Physicians.  Accelerating Primary Care conference, Banff AB. November 19, 2012.

Cummings GG, Reid R, Cummings GE, Estabrooks CA, Norton PG, Konnert J, Coleman-Miller G. The Older Persons' Transitions in Care (OPTIC) Study: A Pilot Test of the Transition Tracking Tool (T3). The Gerontological Society of America 65th Annual Scientific Meeting, San Diego, CA. November 2012.

Estabrooks CA, Cranley L, Cummings GG, Regier C, McLeod D, Barnard D, Van Dijk M, Norton PG. A Pilot Study Designed to Improve Resident Care and Frontline Staff Engagement in Nursing Homes. Oral presentation. The Gerontological Society of America 65th Annual Scientific Meeting, San Diego, CA. November 2012.

Estabrooks CA, Squires JE, Cummings GG, Morgan D, Stewart N, Teare G, Norton PG, Ginsberg L, McGilton K. The Influence of Organizational Context on Use of Research and Staff Outcomes in Healthcare Aides. Oral presentation. Gerontological Society of America's 65th Annual Scientific Meeting, San Diego, CA. November 2012.

Robinson CA, Bottorff JL, Lilly MB, Reid C, Abel S, Lo M, Cummings GG. Stakeholder perspectives on transitions of nursing home residents to hospital emergency departments and back in two Canadian provinces: An Older Persons Transitions in Care (OPTIC) study. Paper presentation. 41st Annual Scientific and Educational Meeting of the Canadian Association on Gerontology, Vancouver, BC. October 2012.

Reid C, Cummings G, Estabrooks CA, Norton PG, Konnert J, Coleman-Miller G, OPTIC Team. Older Persons’ Transitions in Care (OPTIC): Pilot data from the Transition Tracking Tool (T3). Paper presentation. 41st Annual Scientific and Educational Meeting of the Canadian Association on Gerontology, Vancouver, BC. October 2012.

Stacey D & COSTaRS Steering Committee. Clinical Practice Guidelines for Cancer Treatment-Related Symptoms: appraisal of their quality and relevance to oncology nursing. Oral presentation. Canadian Association of Nurses in Oncology, Ottawa, ON. October 2012.

Estabrooks CA, Squires J, Cummings GG, Morgan D, Stewart N, Teare G, Norton PG, Ginsburg L, McGilton K, Hayduk L, Kang SH. The influence of organizational context on use of research and staff outcomes in healthcare aides. Canadian Association of Gerontology Conference, Vancouver, BC. Oct 18-20, 2012.

Estabrooks CA, Cranley L, Cummings GG, Regier C, McLeod D, Barnard D, van Dijk M, Norton PG. A Pilot Study Designed to Improve Resident Care and Frontline Staff Engagement in Nursing Homes. Canadian Association of Gerontology Conference, Vancouver, BC. Oct 18-20, 2012.

Cummings GG, Reid R, Cummings GE, Estabrooks CA, Norton PG, Konnert J, Coleman-Miller G. The Older Persons' Transitions in Care (OPTIC) Study: A Pilot Test of the Transition Tracking Tool (T3). Canadian Association of Gerontology, Vancouver. October 2012.

Lucas S, Keating N, Fast J, Cummings GG. Conceptualizing the Health and Social Consequences of Family and Friend Caregiving. Canadian Association of Gerontology, Vancouver. October 2012.

Stevens B, Yamada J, Barwick M, Campbell F, Chambers C, Cohen J, Cummings G, Estabrooks C, et al. CIHR Team in Children’s Pain. Effect of the EPIQ Intervention on Pain Practices in Canadian Pediatric Hospitals.  International Association for the Study of Pain: 14th World Conference on Pain, Milan, Italy. Aug 27-31 2012. 

Bryant-Lukosius D, Aranda S, Bakker D, Corner J, Cummings G, Green E,  Wiernikowski J.  A National Strategy for Optimizing the Development of Advanced Practice Nursing Roles in Cancer Control. 7th International Nurse Practitioner/Advanced Practice Nursing Network Conference, London, UK. August 2012. 

Salvalaggio G, Dong K, Vandenberghe C, Kirkland S, Cummings GG, McKim R, Cooper R, Wild TC.   Toward Patient-Centered Addiction Care in a Socioeconomically Disadvantaged Urban Population.  EICHREN Research Day, Edmonton AB. June 13, 2012.

Salvalaggio G, Dong K, Vandenberghe C, Kirkland S, Cummings GG, McKim R, Cooper R, Wild TC.   Impact of Knowledge Translation Resources on Physician Addiction Attitudes and Screening Behaviour in a Marginalized Health Care Setting.  Department of Emergency Medicine Research Day, Edmonton AB. June 12, 2012.

Salvalaggio G, Dong K, Vandenberghe C, Kirkland S, Cummings GG, McKim R, Cooper R, Wild TC.   Impact of Knowledge Translation Resources on Physician Addiction Screening Behaviour in a Marginalized Health Care Setting.  Department of Family Medicine Research Day, Edmonton AB. June 8, 2012.

Stevens B, Yamada J, Stinson J, CIHR Team in Children’s Pain. Pain intensity in hospitalized children in Canada. 31st Annual American Scientific Meeting – American Pain Society, Honolulu, HI. May 16-19, 2012.

Stevens B, Yamada J, CIHR Team in Children’s Pain. A quality improvement intervention: relationships between KT strategies and pediatric pain outcomes. International Forum on Quality and Safety in Healthcare, Paris, France. April 17-20, 2012.

Knopp-Sihota J, Cummings GG, Newburn-Cook C, Homik J, Voaklander D.  Dementia Diagnosis and Osteoporosis Treatment Propensity: A Population-Based Nested Case-Control Study. Poster Presentation. National Osteoporosis Foundation (NOF) Conference, Orlando, Florida. April 2012.

Stevens B, Yamada J, Abbott L, CIHR Team in Children’s Pain. Factors influencing implementation of knowledge translation strategies for improving paediatric pain practices in hospitalized children. 23rd Annual National Forum on Quality Improvement in Health Care, Orlando, Florida. Dec 4-7, 2011.

Cranley LA, Estabrooks CA, Norton PG, Cummings GG, & Barnard D. Safer Care for Older Persons (in Residential) Environments (SCOPE): Improving Resident Care and Quality of Work-life for Staff in Nursing Homes – A Project Combining Quality Improvement and Research. The Gerontological Society of America (GSA) 64th Annual Scientific Meeting, Boston, MA. November 2011.

Mallidou AA, Cummings GG, Estabrooks CA, Giovannetti, P. Is there any causal relationship between nurse specialty subcultures within hospitals and adverse patient events? e-Poster presentation. InspireNet’s 2nd Annual Fall Conference - Connect 2011, Vancouver, BC. November 7, 2011.

Cowden T, Cummings GG. Clinical nurses intent to stay and the influence of nursing leadership on staying intentions. Margaret Scott Wright Research Day, Edmonton, Alberta. October 2011.

Cranley LA, Estabrooks CA, Cummings GG, Profetto-McGrath J, Clark C, Toth F, MacGregor T. A scoping review of facilitation in knowledge translation: Final results. Margaret Scott Wright Research Day, Edmonton, Alberta. October 2011.

Cummings GG, Oakes SL, Pereira S. Care Transitions: Perspectives from Three Countries on Elder Transfers Across The Continuum Of Care And Ways To Improve The Process. Oral Presentation. Symposia Session III – Care Transitions: Perspectives from Three Countries on Elder Transfers across the Continuum of Care and Ways to Improve the Process. 40th Annual Scientific and Educational Meeting of the Canadian Association on Gerontology & 4th Pan American Congress of the International Association of Gerontology and Geriatrics, Ottawa, Canada. October 2011.

Bostrom AM, Cranley L, Hutchinson A, Cummings GG, Norton P, Estabrooks CA. Nursing home administrators’ perspectives on study feedback reports: An integrated knowledge translation approach to providing feedback. Oral Presentation. CAG Divisional Symposium – Health and Biological Sciences: Translating Research in Elder Care: Evaluating the feasibility of providing feedback reports to study participants as a knowledge translation strategy. 40th Annual Scientific and Educational Meeting of the Canadian Association on Gerontology & 4th Pan American Congress of the International Association of Gerontology and Geriatrics, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. October 2011.

Estabrooks CA, Norton PG, Squires J, Cranley L, Cummings GG. Building a Longitudinal Monitoring System to Improve Quality of Care in Nursing Homes. Oral Presentation. 40th Annual Scientific and Educational Meeting of the Canadian Association on Gerontology & 4th Pan American Congress of the International Association of Gerontology and Geriatrics, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. October 2011.

Hutchinson A, Batra-Garga N, Cranley L, Bostrom AM, Bambrick W, Cummings GG. Feedback reporting of survey data to healthcare aides: A knowledge translation intervention. Oral Presentation. CAG Divisional Symposium – Health and Biological Sciences: Translating Research in Elder Care: Evaluating the feasibility of providing feedback reports to study participants as a knowledge translation strategy. 40th Annual Scientific and Educational Meeting of the Canadian Association on Gerontology & 4th Pan American Congress of the International Association of Gerontology and Geriatrics, Ottawa, Canada. October 2011.

Wagner J, Cummings GG, Olson J, Smith DL, Warren S. Developing a Healthy Workplace Model for Registered Nurses. Custody & Caring Conference, University of Regina, 12th Biennial International Conference on the Nurse’s Role in the Criminal Justice System. October 2011.

Bryant-Lukosius D, Aranda S, Bakker D, Corner J, Cummings GG, Green E, Wiernikowski J. International use of Oncology Advanced Practice Nursing (APN) Roles in Cancer Control – Characteristics of Roles and Services Leading to Improved Access and Quality of Care. International Council of Nurses Conference, Malta. 2011

Knopp-Sihota J, Newburn-Cook C, Cummings GG, Homik J, Voaklander DJ. The Association between Older Age, Co-Morbidity, and Treatment Status of Incident Osteoporotic Fractures: A Population-Based Nested Cohort Study. National Osteoporosis Foundation Conference, Las Vegas, NV, USA. 2011

Salvalaggio G, Dong K, Cummings G, McKim R, Cooper R, Wild TC. Toward patient-centered Addictions Care in a Socioeconomically Disadvantaged Urban Population:  Research in Progress.  North American Primary Care Research Group annual meeting, Seattle, Washington, USA. 2011

Salvalaggio G, Dong K, Storie D, Vandenberghe C, Newton M, Spooner C, Wild TC, Cummings GEffectiveness of Screening, Brief Intervention, And Referral for Treatment (SBIRT) for Problematic Drug Use In Primary Care: A Systematic Review.  NAPCRG, Banff, Alberta, Canada. (abstract published 2012 in Family Medicine)

Stevens B, Barwick M, Yamada J, Abbott L, Khan S, CIHR Team in Children’s Pain. Still spreading the word: An update on the use of webinars to translate knowledge on paediatric pain across Canada and around the world. CAPHC Annual Meeting, Ottawa, Ontario.  Oct 16-19, 2011.

Stevens B, Yamada J, Abbott L, CIHR Team in Children's Pain. Site investigator and research nurse perceptions of key factors for sustaining pediatric pain practice improvements. International Forum on Pediatric Pain, Halifax, NS. October, 2011.

Rashotte J, Coburn G, Harrison D, Yamada J, Abbot, L, Cohen J, Stevens B, CIHR Team in Children's Pain. The examination of language as used by health professionals to document hospitalized children's pain. International Forum on Pediatric Pain, Halifax, NS. October 2011.

Cummings GG, Mallidou A., Masaoud E, Laschinger H, Estabrooks CA. Coaching For Best Care: Effectiveness of A Two-Day Workshop For Healthcare Managers In A Nursing Home.  Poster Presentation.  The European Multidisciplinary Cancer Congress, Stockholm. September 2011.

Stacey D, Nichol, K, Carley M, Macartney G, Bakker D, Butler L, Chapman K, Crooks D, Cummings GG, Green E, Howell D, Kuziemsky C, Sabo B, Skrutkowski M, Syme A, Tayler C, Truant T, Harrison M.  Development and Validation of Evidence-Informed Protocols for Remote Symptom Assessment, Triage and Support: The Costars Project.  CANO, Halifax, NS. Sept 11-14, 2011.

Chu B, Salvalaggio G, Dong K, Vandenberghe C, Kirkland S, Cummings G, McKim R, Cooper R, Wild TC.  Toward Patient-Centered Addiction Care in a Socioeconomically Disadvantaged Urban Population.  Summer Student Research Day, Edmonton AB.

Mallidou AA, Cummings GG, Schalm C, Estabrooks CA. Healthcare aides’ time use with residents in a nursing home: A pilot study. Poster presentation. 33rd Conference of the International Association for Time Use Research (IATUR) 2011, Oxford, United Kingdom. August 1-3, 2011.

Kleib M, Olson K, Hayward R, Cummings G, Sales AE. Integration of Health Informatics in Baccalaureate Nursing Education: Results of Pilot Study. Poster presented at the Canadian Students Health Research Forum, Manitoba, Winnipeg. June 2011.

2010 CHSRF (CIHR National Health Research Poster Competition)

Stevens B, Abbott L, Yamada J, Harrison D, Taddio A, Cohen J, Rosmus C, CIHR Team in Children’s Pain. Factors influencing acute procedural pain management strategies in paediatric health care centres in Canada. Poster presentation. 2011 Annual Scientific Meeting of the British Pain Society and Canadian Pain Society, Edinburgh, UK. June 21 – 24, 2011.

Yamada J, Stevens B, Abbott L, Harrison D, CIHR Team in Children’s Pain. Dose and usefulness of knowledge translation strategies implemented in the CIHR Team in Children’s Pain EPIQ intervention to improve paediatric pain practices. Poster presentation. KU11 Knowledge Utilization Colloquium, Belfast UK. June 16 – 17 2011.

Cranley L, Estabrooks CA, Norton PG, Cummings GG, Barnard D. From the Frontline: Barriers that Hinder Knowledge Transfer and Utilization. Poster presentation. Knowledge Utilization Colloquium 2011, Belfast, Northern Ireland. June 14-16, 2011.

Kleib M, Olson K, Hayward R, Cummings GG, Sales A. Integration of Health Informatics in Baccalaureate Nursing Education: Results of Pilot Study. Poster presentation.  Canadian Students Health Research Forum, Manitoba, Winnipeg. June, 2011.

Rashotte J, Coburn G, Yamada J, Harrison D, Abbott L, Cohen J, Stevens B, CIHR Team in Children’s Pain. A qualitative analysis of health professionals’ acute pain assessment narratives about hospitalized children. Poster presentation. Canadian Pain Society Annual Conference, Niagara Falls, ON. April 13 – 16, 2011.

Stevens B, Harrison D, Rashotte J, Yamada J, Abbott L, Coburn G, CIHR Team in Children’s Pain. Pain assessment practices in hospitalized children across Canada. Canadian Pain Society Annual Conference, Niagara Falls, ON. April 13 – 16, 2011.

Stevens B, Yamada J, Abbott L, CIHR Team in Children’s Pain. Factors influencing the sustainability of a complex knowledge translation intervention. Poster presentation. 1st International Nursing Intervention Research Symposium, Montreal, QC. April 6 – 8 2011.

Stevens B, Yamada J, Abbott L, CIHR Team in Children’s Pain. Improving pain assessment and management in hospitalized children across Canada using a customized quality improvement intervention. Poster presentation. International Forum on Quality and Safety in Health Care 2010, Amsterdam, Netherlands. April 5 – 8, 2011.

Cummings GG.   Nurse Manager and nurse perceptions of work environments, unit leadership and patient safety cultures across three contextual settings.  Oral presentation.  Pacific Institute of Nursing 2011 Conference:  Advancing Practice, Education and Research, Honolulu, Hawaii. March 30-April 1, 2011.

Kleib M, Olson K, Hayward R, Cummings GG, Sales A. Integration of Health Informatics in Baccalaureate Nursing Education: Results of Pilot Study. Poster presentation. 3rd Annual Dr. Olive Yonge Teaching/Learning Scholarship Day, Edmonton, AB. March 2011.

Stevens B, Barwick M, Campbell F, Chambers C, Cummings GG, Finley GA, Harrison D, Latimer M, Stinson J, Yamada J, Abbott L, Khan S, Rosenbloom B, CIHR Team in Children’s Pain. The use of interactive webinars as an integrated knowledge translation strategy to improve paediatrics pain practices. Poster presentation. ICT 2011 Forum on Healthcare and Information Communication, Barcelona, Spain. March 8-10, 2011.

Salvalaggio G, Dong K, Cummings G, McKim R, Cooper R, Wild TCToward patient-centered Addictions Care in a Socioeconomically Disadvantaged Urban Population:  A Community-Based Knowledge Translation Project. Covenant Health Research Day, Edmonton AB, (Invited)

Salvalaggio G, Dong K, Kijewski R, Cummings G, McKim R, Cooper R, Wild TCToward patient-centered Addictions Care in a Socioeconomically Disadvantaged Urban Population:  Research in Progress.  Alberta College of Family Physicians Annual Scientific Assembly, Banff AB. February 24, 2011.

Mallidou AA, Cummings GG, Schalm C, Estabrooks CA. Healthcare aides’ time use with residents in a nursing home: A pilot study. Poster presentation. Annual Conference of the UBC Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, Vancouver, BC. February 22-23, 2011.

Cummings GG, Reid C, Keating N, Konnert J, Estabrooks CA, Norton PG, Wagg A, OPTIC team. Older Persons Transitions in Care – The OPTIC Study. Poster presentation. Centre for Health Services and Policy Research 2011 Policy Conference, Boomerangst: Myths and realities about health care for an aging population, Vancouver, BC, February 22-23, 2011.

Mallidou ΑΑ, Cummings GG, Schalm C, Estabrooks CA. Time use by healthcare aides in nursing homes: A pilot study. Cochrane Canada 9th Annual Symposium, Vancouver, BC. February 16-17, 2011.

Mallidou ΑΑ, Hutchinson A, Toth F, Cummings GG, Schalm C, Estabrooks CA. A systematic review examining organizational characteristics that influence knowledge translation in healthcare. Cochrane Canada 9th Annual Symposium, Vancouver, BC. February 16-17, 2011.