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System Notification

  • Registration has closed.

Thank you for your interest in the GTA Rehab Network's Best Practices Day Conference.  At this time online registration is closed.  Registration for both new and pre-registered guests will begin at 8am on Friday May 3rd on the second floor of Chestnut Conference Centre, 89 Chestnut Street in downtown Toronto.  Questions? Please contact Conference Services at or 416 597-3422 ext 3448.

The GTA Rehab Network's Best Practices Day conference abstracts can be accessed by clicking on the link just above the program agenda below.  Presentations may be accessed by clicking "Download" in the table below.  In some cases we have not received permission to post the presentation online. 

Click here to download the Best Practices Day Abstracts

Time Session
8:30 - 8:30 Registration, Continental Breakfast & Networking
8:30 - 8:35 Opening Remarks - Dr. Lawrence Robinson & Charissa Levy
8:35 - 9:35 The 3DS (Dementia, Delirium and Depression): Impact on Rehabilitation for Older Adults - Dr. David K. Conn

9:35 - 9:45 Short break
9:45 - 10:45 Six 8 minute Rapid Podium Presentations
10:45 - 11:15 Morning Break for Networking, Refreshments, Poster & Exhibit Viewing
11:15 - 12:15
Session A: Colony
Transformational Leadership, Design and Practice: How to Build a Culture of High Performance
Shawn Brady, Anna Marie Sneath, Kelly Tough

Session B: St. Patrick
System Transformation Through Innovation in Community Rehab: Using WATLX™ Patient Experience Measure to Incite Change
Katie Churchill, Eilleen Keogh

Session C: Armoury
Primary Care Rehabilitation Network in the Toronto Central LHIN
Emily Stevenson

Presentation cannot be posted
12:15 - 1:30 Lunch Break with Networking, Poster & Exhibit Viewing, Voting for People’s Choice Awards
1:30 - 2:10
Session A: St. Patrick
Home Independence Program (HIP): An Initiative Under Assess & Restore for Senior’s Rehabilitation Care to Achieve Independence
Archana Arun, Aruna Mitra

Session B: Colony
Bundled Funding Model for People Receiving Total Hip & Knee Replacements - Utilizing Guidelines and Learning From Our Patients
Paula Gilmore, Dana Vanderaa, Jason Graham, Randi Stokes

Session C: Armoury
Pilot of Early Supported Discharge Model for Stroke Patients in Huron Perth District of the South West LHIN
Lyndsey Butler, Bonita Thompson

2:10 - 2:25 Afternoon Break, Last Chance to Vote for People’s Choice Awards
2:25 - 3:25 From Alternate Level of Care to Person Centred Care: Perspectives From Multiple Stakeholders - Dr. Kerry Kuluski

3:25 - 3:35 People’s Choice Awards & Closing Comments
Returning Registrant
Returning Registrant



May 3, 2019


Chestnut Conference Centre
89 Chestnut Street,
Toronto, ON


DoubleTree by Hilton Toronto Downtown
108 Chestnut Street, Toronto
Phone: 416 977-5000
Group Name: GTA Rehab Network
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Conference Information

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Registration Information

Conference Services
416-597-3422 x 3448