32nd Annual Sebastian K. Littmann Research Day

Department of Psychiatry

The Sebastian K. Littmann Research Day is one of the longest running events in the Cumming School of Medicine.

Registration is now open for the 2019 Research Day

There is no registration fee, to register, follow this link (to EventBrite).

Abstract Submissions are Invited for the 2019 Research Day

The research day is a great opportunity to present research ideas, protocols, works in progress and final reports

The abstract form can be downloaded here: here.

The deadline for abstract submissions is Februrary 15, 2019

If you would like to discuss ideas for presentations or symposia, please click here to contact Scott Patten.

The 2019 keynote speaker will be Dr. Paul Kurdyak from CAMH and the University of Toronto

Title: Using data to monitor performance: describing access and quality in the Ontario mental health system.

Dr. Paul Kurdyak

In addition, there will be a special presentation by Dr. Valerie Taylor, the Department of Psychiatry's new Head.

Dr. Valerie Taylor

This year's research day will feature a special symposium on data sources for researchers: Psychiatry in the Information Age: Data Sources and Resources for University of Calgary Researchers

Featuring Dr. Cathy Eastwood from the new Calgary Centre for Health Informatics

and, Dr. Peter Faris from AHS Research Facilitation

And also, presentations from PolicyWise and the Prairie Regional Data Centre

Information about the venue

The event will be held at the FMC Auditorium & Coombs Theatre - we have some maps & videos that show you how to find the venue (click to see them) .

The 31st Annual Event was held on March 2nd, 2018:

For a copy of the Program Click here

To download a copy of the oral presentation abstracts Click here

To download a copy of the poster presentation abstracts 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.

Click here for more information

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


Please contact Yvette or Nancy: by clicking here .

Link to the Department of Psychiatry