Joint & Bone Initiative

BJI Showcase Series

These monthly events are open to the BJI membership (i.e. investigators, trainees, and partners) as well as the broader MSK community locally and beyond. Showcases are typically one hour long with two or three 10-15 minutes presentations. Occasionally, guest speakers are invited to speak in a more traditional seminar format. All presenters are encouraged to use plain language as much as possible to support cross disciplinary engagement. They are also provided with a flexible slide template to support their effort in sharing their work and interacting with colleagues. Goals may vary from speaker to speaker from troubleshooting challenges, gaining new perspectives on a problem or methodology, creating new collaborative opportunities, celebrating success and/or exploring future study ideas (see examples of presentations types below).

 

To volunteer as, or suggest a Speaker for the Showcase Series please complete the
Proposal Form and email to westerns.bji@uwo.ca
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Date Time Confirmed Speakers Chair
Mar 11, 2021 10:00am

Mr. Jacob Smitz
Dr. Emily Lalone
Dr. Jay Stock

Dr. Frank Beier
Apr 23, 2021 2:00pm Mr. Khaled Hijazi
Dr. Susan Hunter
Dr. Matt Grol
Dr. Jacquie Marsh
May 18, 2021 10:00am

Mr. Matthew Lawrence
Mr. Samuel Papernick (Fenster)
TBA

Dr. Andrew Nelson
Jun 18, 2021 2:00pm Dr. Tamie Poepping
Dr. Yoland Hedberg
Mid Stage Catalyst
Dr. Al Getgood
Aug 24, 2021 9:00am

Nina Suh
Early Stage Catalyst
Mid Stage Catalyst

Dr. David Holdsworth
Sep 17, 2021 11:00am Early Stage Catalyst
Mid Stage Catalyst
TBA
Dr. Tom Appleton
Oct 19, 2021 2:00pm Dr. Hayden Atkinson
Dr. Andrea Waters
Dr. Fiona Webster
Dr. Ryan Willing


Example of Showcase presentations types include:

INTRODUCTORY SHOWCASE

These presentations are meant to get people excited about recently funded projects. Award winners are encouraged to provide details about the research problem and the gaps being addressed, and about the team gathered to accomplish the project. To create interaction with the audience, the presenters may choose to highlight potential risks and mitigation plans or unique disciplines, stakeholders or expertise the team is seeking to engage;

MID-TERM SHOWCASE

These presentations are meant to update people on progress and build anticipation for potential impact of a project. Award winners are encouraged to briefly provide details about the research problem and the gaps being addressed as well as non-confidential updates on progress and/or lessons learned. To create interaction with the audience, presenters may choose to talk about barriers or facilitators as well as unanticipated outcomes or challenges or invite new partners to speak about their role in the project; and 

END OF GRANT SHOWCASE

These presentations are meant to update people on progress and impact of a project. Award winners are encouraged to briefly provide details about the research problem, the approach and outcomes of the work. To create interaction with the audience, presenters may choose to talk about knowledge translation plans, leveraging opportunities and future research directions.


 

BJI Seminar Series - List of Past Speakers