The next faculty research day will be held on Friday, May 3, 2024.
2023 Award Winners
The 2023 Faculty Research Day was held on Friday, May 3. Awards were presented at the Department of Medicine's Annual Banquet. Congratulations to the following Research Day winners:
- First place presentation: Dr. Niels Koehncke (Canadian Centre for Health and Safety in Agriculture)
- Second place presentation: Dr. Bhanu Prasad (Nephrology, Regina)
- Third place presentation: Dr. Linden Kolbenson (GIM, Saskatoon)
Dr. Alyson Kelvin from the Vaccine and Infectious Disease Organization (VIDO) was the 2023 keynote speaker.
Dr. Kelvin’s research program focuses in emerging respiratory viruses such as coronaviruses and influenza viruses. She has led numerous research projects investigating these viruses including the SARS-COV2 virus and subsequent Post-COVID Condition (long COVID). Most recently, she has also been involved in a project looking at a clinical study on HIV positive individuals and their COVID-19 vaccine responses. In addition to her research, Dr. Kelvin has been an advocate for accurate and appropriate scientific dissemination. For more information on Dr. Kelvin, please visit: https://www.vido.org/team/project-leaders-veterinarians/alyson-kelvin.