Dr. Jo-Ann Talbot

Jo-Ann Talbot, MD, FRCP EM

Appointment

  • Site Academic Head, Department of Emergency Medicine, Saint John, Horizon Health Network
  • Associate Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, Dalhousie University
  • Clinical Associate Professor, Memorial University

Education

Dr. Talbot completed her undergraduate degree in Mechanical Engineering at the Royal Military College and worked as an aerospace engineer before joining the medical profession. She completed both her MD and her FRCP Emergency Medicine training at the University of Manitoba

Academic EM Interests

Dr Talbot loves the enthusiasm of medical education and is working with new technologies in teaching and distributive learning. She also has a special interest in teaching evidenced based clinical practice. She is a faculty member of the Best Evidence in Emergency Medicine (BEEM) group and is a tutor for the McMaster University Evidence Based Clinical Practice conference. Her research interests include knowledge translation and quality improvement. She belongs to the knowledge translation faculty of the Teaching Evidence Assimilation for Collaborative Healthcare (TEACH) workshop at the New York Academy of Medicine.

Other Interests

Jo-Ann enjoys spending time with friends and family engaged in many outdoor activities including (summer) biking, hiking, swimming, canoeing, kayaking and camping, (winter) skiing, snowboarding, skating, sledding and snowshoeing.  Saint John New Brunswick is a perfect playground for outdoor enthusiasts where all of these activities can be found within 5 to 40 minutes of your front door.  Her hobbies include reading and photography.

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    Dr. Paul Atkinson

    Paul Atkinson BSc(Hons), MB BCh BAO, MA(Cantab), FRCPC(EM)

    Appointment

    • Clinical Academic Head, Department of Emergency Medicine, Horizon Health Network, Saint John Area
    • Assistant Dean Research, Dalhousie Medicine New Brunswick
    • Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, Dalhousie University
    • Clinical Associate Professor, Memorial University of Newfoundland
    • Deputy Editor, Canadian Journal of Emergency Medicine
    • Past Chair, Department of Emergency Medicine Research Committee, Dalhousie University
    • Past Chair, Canadian Association of Emergency Physicians Research Committee
    • Past Chair, Provincial Research Subcommittee, New Brunswick Trauma Program
    • Tutor, Dalhousie Medicine New Brunswick
    • Co-Director, Emergency Critical Care Ultrasound, Canada

    Undergraduate:

    • The Queen’s University of Belfast, UK
    • Bachelor of Science (Physiology) with First Class Honours 1992
    • Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery, Bachelor of Obstetrics, with Honours 1995

    Postgraduate:

    • Membership of the Royal College of Physicians; MRCP (UK) 1998
    • Higher Specialist Training in Emergency Medicine, East of England (Cambridge) 1999-2004
    • Fellowship of the Faculty of Accident and Emergency Medicine (now The Royal College of Emergency Medicine);FFAEM (FCEM) 2003
    • Certificate in Focused Emergency Ultrasound (Royal College of Emergency Medicine) CFEU 2009
    • Master of Arts (Cambridge University) MA(Cantab) 2010
    • Fellowship of the Royal College of Physicians of Canada (Emergency Medicine) 2015

    Awards

    • “Best in Class” Award. Dalhousie Medicine New Brunswick, for preclinical teaching 2012
    • Grant Innes Award for Top Research Abstract, Canadian Association of Emergency Physicians 2014
    • “Emergency Physician Teacher of the Year” 2015 (awarded by Family Medicine Residents, Saint John)
    • Dalhousie University Department of Emergency Medicine Top Research Award 2015
    • Dr. Ian Stiell Researcher of the Year Award, Canadian Association of Emergency Physicians, 2019

    Academic EM Interests

    Research, Point of Care Ultrasound, Trauma, Simulation, Medical Education, Healthcare Systems, Wellbeing, Critical Thinking

    Other Interests
    Family, Hiking, Music, Being outside, preferably on or near water

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      Dr Andrew Lohoar

      Dr Andrew R Lohoar MD CCFP (EM) FCFP

      Appointment

      • Emergency Physician, Department of Emergency Medicine, Horizon Health Network, Saint John Area
      • Infrastructure Lead, Department of Emergency Medicine, Saint John Regional Hospital
      • Assistant Professor, Dept of Emergency Medicine, Dalhousie University

      Education

      • MD Queen’s University, 1992
      • CCFP, 1994
      • CCFP (EM), 1998

      Academic EM Interests

      • Trauma, Point of care ultrasound, Occupational medicine

      Other Interests

      • Skiing, Running, Paddle-boarding 
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        Dr Paul Keyes

        Paul D Keyes MD CCFP(EM)

        Appointment

        • Emergency Physician, Department of Emergency Medicine, Horizon SJRH site, Horizon Health Network, Saint John Zone
        • Assistant Professor, Dept of Emergency Medicine, Dalhousie University
        • Assistant Professor, Dept of Emergency Medicine, Memorial University of Newfoundland

         

         

        Education

        • Bachelor of Science Saint Francis Xavier University, Antigonish Nova Scotia 1990,
        • Bachelor of Medical Science Memorial University of Newfoundland 1995
        • Medical degree Memorial University of Newfoundland 1995
        • Rural Family Medicine Residency Memorial University of Newfoundland 1997
        • Emergency Medicine Residency Dalhousie University 1998

        Academic EM Interests

        • Emergency Medicine Finance Committee Chair
        • Emergency Department Efficiency and Peer Review
        • Occupational and Environmental Medicine

        Other Interests

        • Sailing, Boating, Skiing, Fishing, Hunting

         

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          Dr. David Lewis

          David Lewis MB,BS FRCS FCEM CFEU PGDipSEM

          Appointment

          • Assistant Clinical Head, Department of Emergency Medicine, Horizon Health Network, Saint John Area
          • Associate Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, Dalhousie University
          • Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, Memorial University of Newfoundland
          • Director, Point of Care Ultrasound Program, Department of Emergency Medicine
          • Lead EM Informatics, Department of Emergency Medicine
          • Lead Undergraduate Ultrasound, Dalhousie New Brunswick Medicine (DNMB)
          • Website Editor – www.sjrhem.ca
          • Director ATLS Courses, Trauma New Brunswick, Saint John Area
          • Clinical Section Lead, Canadian Association of Emergency Physicians (CAEP) – Emergency Ultrasound Committee
          • Immediate Past Chair, CAEP Emergency Ultrasound Committee

           

           

          Education

          • MB,BS, St. Bartholomew’s Hospital, University of London, 1991
          • Fellow Royal College of Surgeons England, 1996
          • Fellow Royal College of Emergency Medicine UK, 2001
          • Post Graduate Diploma Sports and Exercise Medicine, Bath University, 2012

          Academic EM Interests

          • Point of Care Ultrasound, Medical Informatics, Sports and Exercise Medicine

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          Other Interests

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