Grand Rounds

CHI hosts Grand Rounds feature a range of speakers addressing a variety of topics September through May of each year.

CHI Grand Rounds are a self-approved group learning activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. 

 To view the full history of CHI Grand Rounds, please visit the CHI YouTube page.

Upcoming Grand Round

Details to be announced soon. 

Grand Rounds 2020

MindSet: Manitoba’s Transformative Integrated Health Data Platform - February 13, 2020
Moderator: Dr. Brock Wright
Presenters & Panelists: Dr. Ryan Zarychanski, Dr. Marshall Pitz, Dr. Paul Komenda, Dan Skwarchuk, Doug Snell, Dr. Brett Houston, Cathy Woods, Dr. Alexander Singer, Dr. Peter Nickerson, Tracey Maconachie

Grand Rounds 2019

Dismantling Institutional Racism to Achieve Health Equity - May 27, 2019
Presented by Dr. Ronald Wyatt

Research Project Management: Managing Clinical, Health and Operational Research Projects - June 26, 2019
Presented by Brendon J. Foot, and Pusha Sadi

Looking Forward to the Present: Incorporating Innovative Trial Methods and Practices to Inform Best Practice - October 1, 2019
Presented by Dr. Ryan Zarychanski

Capturing the Patient Voice: Using Patient-Reported Outcomes to Enhance Patient-Centred Care - October 30, 2019
Moderator: Dr. Brock Wright
Panelists: Dr. Eric Bohm, Mr. Hani Al-Ubeady, Dr. Lisa Lix, Ms. Jeanette Edwards
Discussants: Dr. Ryan Zarychanski, Dr. Randy Fransoo

Grand Rounds 2018

Massive Transfusion: Improving Processes of Care and Clinical Outcomes Through Systems Change - January 31, 2018

Presented by Dr. Ryan Zarychanski, Chantelle Menard, and Laurie Gosselin


Why Every Health Researcher Should Try Using Twitter - April 11, 2018

Presented by Dr. Dylan MacKay


When Making Important Health Decisions, are Systematic Reviews Really the Best Evidence? - June 25, 2018 

Presented by Nancy Santesso


Drop the Pre-Op: Choosing Wisely to Reduce Unnecessary Pre-Operative Testing in Manitoba - October 3, 2018

Presented by Dr. Eric Bohm and Dr. Thomas Mutter


High Performing Health Systems: A Rapid Scan of the Evidence - November 27, 2018

Presented by Dr. Paul Beaudin and Ashley Struthers


Grand Rounds 2017

What's New in the Manitoba Population Data Repository - January 17, 2017
Presented by Mark Smith

Redesigning Care for Populations with Complex Needs and High Costs: Operationalizing the IHI's Triple Aim - February 23, 2017
Presented by Dr. Amanda Condon, Jim Dear, Arle Jones, Dr. Tara Stewart, and Dr. Alanna Baldwin

Data-Intensive Science of Jamu Medicines - March 20, 2017
Presented by Md. Altaf-Ul-Amin 


Public Lecture: Patient Informed Consent in Clinical Research - October 31, 2017

Presented by Dr. Raphael Saginur, Chair of the Ottawa Health Sciences Research Ethics Board & Associate Professor of Medicine; and Dr. Dean Fergusson, Scientific Co-Lead, Ontario SPOR SUPPORT Unit.

What Every Health Researcher Needs to Know about Health Equity: Privilege, Oppression, and Allyship - November 29, 2017
Presented by Dr. Stephanie Nixon