North American Primary Care Research Group 2017 Annual Meeting

Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Nov 17, 2017 to Nov 21, 2017

More than 900 primary care researchers from around the world attend NAPCRG's Annual Meeting. A premiere conference for the field, the conference allows attendees to receive high-quality educational content, network with their colleagues, and discover innovative advancements the primary care research.

Conference attendees experience over 800 educational sessions including oral presentations, workshops, forums, posters, plenary sessions. and networking at the largest primary care research meeting of its kind.

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Thursday, November 17th

PR4 Doing Population Health: A Hands-On, Geospatial Approach for Creating Service Area Maps and Identifying Priority Areas of Need
Michael Topmiller, PhD; Mark Carrozza; Andrew Bazemore, MD, MPH; Keith Gardner; Jené Grandmont; David Grolling; Jennifer Rankin, PhD
1:00pm - 4:00pm | Rue McGill

Saturday, November 18th

Effect of State Medicaid Expansion on SNAP Participation and Food Security
Alicia Cohen, MD; Noura Insolera; Julia Wolfson
9:20am - 10:20am | Sq Dorchester & Parc Mount Royal ABC

Evaluating Provider Knowledge of Geospatial Distribution of Clinic Service Areas
Robert Rock; David Grolling; Winston Liaw, MD, MPH; Alex Krist, MPH, MD; Sebastian Tong, MD, MPH; Andrew Bazemore, MD, MPH; Jennifer Rankin, PhD
9:20am - 10:20am | Sq Dorchester & Parc Mount Royal ABC

ICAN: Assessing Social Determinants of Health and the Impact on Patient Capacity for Self-Care
Aamena Mookadam; Augustine Chavez; Misty Gabardy; Rachita Gupta; Martina Mookadam, MD; Karen Rossi; Krisiti Stuckwisch, LCSW
9:20am - 10:20am | Sq Dorchester & Parc Mount Royal ABC

You Are Prohibited From Being Sick
Kari Mader, MD; Chris Klene; Jessica Nguyen, MPH; Joe Sammen; Matthew Simpson, MD, MPH; John Westfall, MD, MPH
9:20am - 10:20am | Sq Dorchester & Parc Mount Royal ABC

Barriers to Addressing the Social Determinants of Health in Primary Care in Eastern Mediterranean Countries: A Rapid Qualitative Review
Labib Girgis, MD; Isabelle Vedel, MD, PhD; Anne Andermann
9:20am - 10:20am | Sq Dorchester & Parc Mount Royal ABC

The Association Between Vulnerability and Avoidable Mortality in Ontario
Austin Zygmunt, MD, MSc; Peter Tanuseputro; Claire Kendall, MD, PhD; Paul James
9:20am - 10:20am | Sq Dorchester & Parc Mount Royal ABC

Reducing Harm Through Respectful Rand Creating Enabling Environments for Older Adults Experiencing Homelessness
Lara Nixon, MD, CCFP(COE), FCFP; Victoria Burns; Neil Drummond, PhD
9:20am - 10:20am | Sq Dorchester & Parc Mount Royal ABC

Informing Supportive Housing Policy: How Age-Friendly is Peter Coyle Place?
Megg Wylie; Victoria Burns; Neil Drummond, PhD; Lara Nixon, MD, CCFP(COE), FCFP
9:20am - 10:20am | Sq Dorchester & Parc Mount Royal ABC

Evaluating the Implementation and Impact of an Online Tool in Primary Care to Improve Access to Financial Benefits: A Multi-Site Trial in Ontario and Manitoba
Andrew Pinto, MD, MSc, CCFP, FRCPC; Anne Rucchetto; Alexander Singer; Gayle Halas, PhD; Gary Bloch; Ritika Goel; Danyaal Raza, MD, BESc; Jackie Bellaire; Ross Upshur; Alan Katz, MSc, MBChB
10:30am - 12:00pm | Rue Sherbrooke

Improving Patient Navigation and Equity in Primary Care: Lessons Learned From the Perspective of Patients Attending Urban Community Health Centers
Christine Loignon, PhD; Sophie Dupéré, PhD; Lynda Benhadj; Simone Dahrouge, PhD; Sharon Johnston, MD, LLM; Jacinthe Brisson
10:30am - 12:00pm | Rue Sherbrooke

Screening for Housing Insecurity Within EHRs by Re-Purposing an Existing BRFSS Survey Item
Patricia Martin, DO; Andrew Bazemore, MD, MPH; Anuradha Jetty, MPH; Winston Liaw, MD, MPH; Stephen Petterson, PhD
10:30am - 12:00pm | Centerville

Residents’ Reflections on Continuity of Care and Social Determinants of Health in a Home Based Primary Care Practice
Anna Goroncy, MD; Katherine Makaroff; Saundra Regan, PhD; Keesha Goodnow, BAE
1:00pm - 2:00pm | Sq Dorchester & Parc Mount Royal ABC

Elevating Patient Voices: Conducting and Disseminating Health Experiences Research in a Community Health Center Research Network
Erika Cottrell, PhD, MPP; Molly Krancari; MJ Dunne, MA; Bridget Hatch; Vivian Li; Rosy Chang-Weir
1:00pm - 2:00pm | Sq Dorchester & Parc Mount Royal ABC

Exploring Barriers in Accessing Primary Health Care Services by Local Homeless and Vulnerably Housed Populations
Catherine Ji; Kayleigh Munn; Yassen Tcholakov; Genevieve Bois; Sidonie Penicaud; Kawthar Grar; Anne Andermann
1:00pm - 2:00pm | Sq Dorchester & Parc Mount Royal ABC

Social Determinants of Health Interventions in Clinical Care: Setting Priorities for Future Research
Laura Gottlieb, MD, MPH; Rachel Gold, PhD, MPH; Erika Cottrell, PhD, MPP; Danielle Hessler, PhD; Andrew Pinto, MD, MSc, CCFP, FRCPC; Holly Wing, MA
4:00pm - 5:30pm | Barre Oblique

Catching Them Before They Fall Through the Cracks: Patient Vulnerability in Multimorbidity
Judith Brown, PhD; Pauline Boeckxstaens, MD, PhD; Martin Fortin, MD, MSc, CCFP; Luan Januzi, MSc; Sonja Reichert, MD, MSc; Moira Stewart, PhD
4:00pm - 6:00pm | Rue Crescent

Can Community Paramedics Improve Quality of Life and Lower Emergency Service Calls in Low-Income Seniors? A Cluster RCT of a Multi-Faceted Primary Care Intervention
Gina Agarwal, MBBS, PhD, FCFP, MRCGP; Ricardo Angeles, MEd, MPH, PhD; Melissa Pirrie, BSC, MA; Brent McLeod, MPH, MHM; Francine Marzanek, BSC, BEd; Jenna Parascandalo, BA
4:00pm - 6:00pm | Rue McGill

Sunday, November 19th

Flipped Medical Home: Lessons Learned From a Community Health Worker Pilot Study Targeting Social Determinant Barriers
Jason Ricco, MD, MPH; Lisa Trump, Ph.D., LMFT; Ellen Dodds; Shailendra Prasad, MD, MPH
9:15am - 10:15am | Sq Dorchester & Parc Mount Royal ABC

Voices From a Community: Shaping Education as a Social Determinant of Health
Katrina Sawchuk; Vivian Ramsden, RN, PhD
9:15am - 10:15am | Sq Dorchester & Parc Mount Royal ABC

Does Systematic EHR-Based Screening for Social Determinants of Health Foster Patient-Centered Care?
Arwen Bunce, MA; Katie Dambrun, MPH; James Davis; Rachel Gold, PhD, MPH; Erika Cottrell, PhD, MPP; Stuart Cowburn, MSc, MPH
11:45am - 1:30pm | Arobase

Monday, November 20th

Healthcare Practice Traits Associated With Resources to Address Social Needs
Margae Knox, MPH; J. Nwando Olayiwola, MD, MPH, FAAFP; Danielle Hessler, PhD; Emilia De Marchis, MD; Kevin Grumbach, MD; Rachel Willard-Grace; Laura Gottlieb, MD, MPH
2:30pm - 4:00pm | Rue Sainte-Denis

Tuesday, November 21st

Implementation of a Navigation Service in Primary Care for Vulnerable Patients in Montérégie, Québec: A Qualitative Study
Andree-Anne Pare-Plante, MD; Christine Loignon, PhD; Mylaine Breton, PhD; Jeannie Haggerty, PhD; Sophie Dupéré, PhD; Julie Gareau; Ellen Rosenberg, MD; Mélanie-Ann Smithman, MSc; Jacinthe Brisson
9:30am - 10:30am | AV Van-Horne

Individual-and Community-Level Data on the Social Determinants of Health to Improve Care and Reduce Inequities
Andrew Pinto, MD, MSc, CCFP, FRCPC; Danielle Hessler, PhD; Erika Cottrell, PhD, MPP; Rachel Gold, PhD, MPH; Andrew Bazemore, MD, MPH; Alex Krist, MPH, MD; Laura Gottlieb, MD, MPH
10:45am - 12:15pm | Rue Notre Dame

Screening for Social Needs in Primary Care: Clinician Experiences From a Pilot Study
Sebastian Tong, MD, MPH; Alex Krist, MPH, MD; Paulette Lail Kashiri, MPH; James Pecsok; Julia Rozman; Winston Liaw, MD, MPH
10:45am - 12:30pm | AV Viger

Contact Person: 

Priscilla Noland: (913) 906-6000 or pnoland@napcrg.org