Sebastian K. Littmann Research Day

Department of Psychiatry

Registration and abstract submission is now open for the 2018 (31st Annual) Research Day!

The Sebastian K. Littmann Research Day is one of the longest running events in the Cumming School of Medicine. The 31st annual event will be held on March 2nd 2018 at the Foothills Medical Centre in the Auditorium. This is the traditional date for the event, the first Friday in March. Please hold the date. For information about the keynote speaker and featured symposium, please see below.

The event will be held in the Auditorium at the Foothills Medical Centre.

For directions to the venue, please click here.

The keynote speaker in 2018 will be Dr. David Baron from the University of Southern California.

Dr. David Baron

Concussion and Psychiatry: Past, Present and Future Clinical and Research Translational Considerations.

To register: please click here.

To submit an abstract: please click here.

This year's event will also feature a symposium on concussions and concussion research, featuring...

Dr. Carolyn Emery: Epidemiology & Prevention of Sports Injury in Children & Youth

Dr. Keith Yeates: Neurobiological & Psychosocial Factors Determining Childrens Outcomes after Mild TBI

Dr. Ryan Todd: Sport & Film: Educational Strategies for Young Adults at Risk of Sport Concussions

Dr. Chantel Debert: Mood Disorders in Brain Injury

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The 30th Annual (2017) Sebastian K. Littmann Research Day was held on March 3, 2017

Congratulations to last year's award winners

Best Presentation by a Resident: Dr. Faisal Sheikh, Prevalence of Mild Behavioral Impairment in Mild Cognitive Impairment and Subjective Cognitive Decline & its association with caregiver burden

Most Innovative Project by a Resident: Dr. Sterling Sparshu, Returning to stimulants in children with treatment resistant ADHD

Best Presentation by a Graduate Student: Ruth Diaz, The Healthy Immigrant Effect on Major Depression in Canada Disappears with Age

Biographical Information about Dr. Littmann

Sebastian K. Littmann, 1979

A video has been made on the life of Professor Littmann. To see it, Click here.

If you are interested in the life of Sebastian K. Littmann, there is a book that contains lots of information.

Written by Prof. Paul J. Weindling, it is a biography of Dr. Littmann's adoptive father, Dr. John W. Thompson.

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Biographical information from CAMH can be found here.

Archives from Past Research Days (in the U of C "PRISM")


















Past Seb Littmann Day Award Winners

Past Seb Littmann Day Keynote Speakers


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Link to the Department of Psychiatry