Research Committee

CLICK HERE to view the new Research Committee Terms of Reference (as part of the Academic Section)

The Research Committee’s objectives are to:

  • Promote high-quality research that improves patient care across Canada.
  • Promote the training, development, and support of qualified EM researchers.
  • Enhance collaboration amongst Canadian centres to conduct impactful EM research.
  • Increase participation in CJEM activities at Canadian medical schools and teaching hospitals.
  • Strive to ensure all the best Canadian EM research is presented at the annual CAEP Scientific Conference.
  • Evaluate research submissions via a peer-review method for the purpose of identifying high-quality presentations for CAEP’s Annual Conference.
  • Evaluate research grant proposals via a peer-review method for the purpose of supporting high-quality projects funded by the EM Advancement Fund.
  • Review and approve research surveys from CAEP members to be distributed to the consenting CAEP members.
  • Review research protocols to provide letters of endorsement.

Committee Members

Andrew McRae
MD PhD FRCPC
Chair
Calgary, AB
.
Patrick Archambault
MD MSc FRCPC
Québec, QC
.
Phil Davis
MD MSc FRCPC
Research Surveys Representative
Regina, SK
Kerstin de Wit
MD MSc MBChB
Endorsements / Letters of Support Representative
Hamilton, ON
Shelley McLeod
MSc PhD(c)
EMAF Representative
Toronto, ON
.
.
Laurie Morrison
MD MSc FRCPC
Endorsements / Letters of Support Representative
Toronto, ON
Frank Scheuermeyer
MD CCFP(EM)
Research Surveys Representative
North Vancouver, BC
.
.
Christian Vaillancourt
MD MSc FRCPC
Grant Competition Representative
Ottawa, ON
Justin Yan
MD MSc FRCPC
Abstract Competition Representative
London, ON
.
Jeff Perry 
MD MSc CCFP(EM)
Academic Section Representative
Ottawa, ON
.
.
.
Alecs Chochinov
MD FRCPC
CAEP President
Winnipeg, MB
Alvin Chin
MD
Resident Section Representative
Hamilton, ON

Activities

Please visit the Research homepage to view current activities.

Research Hompage