The 2022 META:PHI Conference brings together interdisciplinary experts from across Ontario for two days of interactive learning and networking focused on advancing care for people who use substances. We're looking forward to learning with you!

Agenda

Fri, Sep 23

08:30 AM

10:30 AM

11:00 AM

12:00 PM

01:00 PM

02:00 PM

02:30 PM

Speakers

57 Speakers

Ahmed Bayoumi
Ahmed Bayoumi

General Internal Medicine at St. Michael’s Hospital

Alyssa Gremmen
Alyssa Gremmen

Peer Integration and Systems Lead at Support House’s Centre for Innovation in Peer Su

Amy Yang
Amy Yang

Occupational Terapist at Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH)

Anita Kang
Anita Kang

PGY 5 Psychiatry resident, Completing a focused ye at University of Toronto

Basant Dhillon
Basant Dhillon

Health Sciences Student at McMaster University

Cathy Maser
Cathy Maser

Nurse Practitioner at The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids)

Charlotte Munro
Charlotte Munro

Child and Youth Worker

Chetan Mehta
Chetan Mehta

RAAM Physician at Anishnawbe Health Toronto

David Frank
David Frank

Research Scientist (Medical Sociologist), PhD at New York University, Urban Survivors’ Union

Ethan Hopkins
Ethan Hopkins

Peer Systems Navigator at Support House’s Centre for Innovation in Peer Su

Gillian Kolla
Gillian Kolla

Banting Postdoctoral Fellow at Canadian Institute for Substance Use Research, Uni

Hayley Thompson
Hayley Thompson

Project Manager, Toronto’s Drug Checking Service at Centre on Drug Policy Evaluation, St. Michael’s

Hedieh Ghanbari
Hedieh Ghanbari

Hospital Medicine Director at Division of Hospital Medicine, Sinai Health System

Hemant Shah
Hemant Shah

Staff Hepatologist at University Health Network

Himmat Dhillon
Himmat Dhillon

Medical Student at Midwestern University Medicine

Jennifer Wyman
Jennifer Wyman

Medical Educator at META:PHI

Jessica Empringham
Jessica Empringham

Paediatric Resident – Year 3 at The Hospital for Sick Children (Sickkids)

Josée Lynch
Josée Lynch

Addiction Psychiatrist at University Health Network (UHN) and University of

Julie Samson
Julie Samson

Assistant Professor at NOSM (Northern Ontario School of Medicine)

Karen Leslie
Karen Leslie

Staff Paediatrician at SickKids Hospital

Kate Hayman
Kate Hayman

Assistant Professor, Emergency Physician at Dept of Medicine, University of Toronto, UHN

Katie Dunham
Katie Dunham

Nurse Educator at META:PHI

Laura Jones
Laura Jones

Withdrawal Management Nurse Practitioner at St Leonard’s Community Services

Leah Steele
Leah Steele

Assistant Professor Department of Family Medicine at University of Toronto

Louisa Marion-Bellemare
Louisa Marion-Bellemare

Assistant Professor at Northern Ontario School of Medicine (NOSM)

Louise Lemieux White
Louise Lemieux White

Co-Founder Families for Addiction Recovery

Mark Weiss
Mark Weiss

Medical Director at Bellwood Health Services

Meldon Kahan
Meldon Kahan

Medical Director at META:PHI

Michelle Firestone
Michelle Firestone

Research Scientist at MAP Centre for Urban Health Solutions, Unity Healt

Narges Beyraghi
Narges Beyraghi

Staff Psychiatrist at Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH)

Omar Ha-Redeye
Omar Ha-Redeye

Lawyer at Fleet Street Law

Omar Ghaffar
Omar Ghaffar

Physician Lead, Mental Health at Hennick Bridgepoint Hospital, Sinai Health

Oona St-Amant
Oona St-Amant

Associate Professor at Daphne Cockwell School of Nursing, Toronto Metropo

Pat Fifield
Pat Fifield

Overdose Prevention Support Worker (OPSW) at Parkdale-Queen West Community Health Centre (Parkd

Richard Adair
Richard Adair

Interim Manager, Peer Services at Support House’s Centre for Innovation in Peer Su

Samira Walji
Samira Walji

Needle Exchange Supervisor at The Works, Toronto Public Health

Tali Cahill
Tali Cahill

Professional Practice Consultant at Royal Ottawa Mental Health Centre

Tanya Hauck
Tanya Hauck

Addictions Psychiatrist at Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH)

Tianna Costa
Tianna Costa

Clinical pharmacist at Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH)

Vincent Lam
Vincent Lam

Medical Director at Coderix Medical Clinic

Wiplove Lamba
Wiplove Lamba

Physician Lead, Substance Use Service at Sinai Health Systems

Ann Marie Corrado
Ann Marie Corrado

Acting Administrative Director, META:PHI at Women's College Hospital

Andrew McLeod
Andrew McLeod

Community Consultant

Brynlea Barbeau
Brynlea Barbeau

RAAM clinic - Addiction Medicine Physician at Sault Area Hospital

Harvey Manning
Harvey Manning

Director, Program and Services at Anishnawbe Health Toronto

Jared Bonis
Jared Bonis

Staff Nurse Practitioner at Health Sciences North Addictions Services

Jordan Feld
Jordan Feld

Hepatologist, Interim Director of the Toronto Cent at University Health Network (UHN)

Mary Zheng
Mary Zheng

Clinical Nurse Specialist, Mental Health at Hennick Bridgepoint Hospital, Sinai Health

Michael Roach
Michael Roach

Regional Lead, Addictions Services, Mental Health at Health Sciences North

Subo Awan
Subo Awan

Interim Manager at Anishnawbe Health Toronto

Suzanne Latreille
Suzanne Latreille

Peer Educator at City of Ottawa

Zoë Dodd
Zoë Dodd

Community Scholar at MAP Centre for Urban Health Solutions, Unity Healt

Lisa Schlosser
Lisa Schlosser

Peer Support Specialist at St. Michael's Hospital

Stephanie Rochon
Stephanie Rochon

RAAM Supervisor & Clinical Coordinator at Brant Haldimand Norfolk RAAM Clinic - Brant Commun

Samantha Young
Samantha Young

Physician at St. Paul's Hospital, Vancouver, BC

Alyssa Scichilone
Alyssa Scichilone

Registered Social Worker, Outpatient Addictions an at Sudbury Mental Health and Addictions Centre

Raphaela Fagundes
Raphaela Fagundes

Harm Reduction Coordinator at Parkdale Queen West Community Health Centre

Posters

7 Posters

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Improving Rapid Access Addiction Medicine (RAAM) patient engagement in psychiatric care through partnership with a Concurrent Disorders Clinic at Unit

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Leveraging use of eReferral for access to RAAM

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Treatment Outcomes in Major Depressive Disorder in Patients with Comorbid Alcohol Use Disorder: A STAR*D Analysis

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Beyond the first step: Shifting culture while implementing inpatient harm reduction initiatives as a large urban acute care hospital

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Peer Power: The voice that deserves to be heard

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Assessing the impact of the SROM drug shortage in Ontario

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Opioid agonist treatment retention among people initiating methadone and buprenorphine across demographic and geographic subgroups in Ontario

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Help Desk

1 Help Desk

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AV-CANADA's Help Desk

Exhibitors

5 Exhibitors

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CCSMH Cannabis and Older Adults Project

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Centre for Innovation in Peer Support @ Support House

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Opioids Clinical Primer | Free Online Accredited CPD

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CATIE

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Families for Addiction Recovery (FAR)

META:PHI Conference 2022

Sep 23 - 24, 2022