Dr Mandy Peach

Mandy Peach MSc MD CCFP(EM)

Appointments

  • Emergency Physician, Department of Emergency Medicine, Horizon Health Network, Saint John Area
  • Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, Dalhousie University

Education

  • Point-of-Care Ultrasound (PoCUS) Fellowship – currently completing
  • CCFP(EM), Dalhousie University, 2019
  • CCFP, Dalhousie University, 2019
  • MD, Memorial University, 2016
  • MSc, Memorial University, 2011
  • BSc (Hons), Memorial University, 2008

Academic EM Interests

Point of Care Ultrasound, Medical Education, FOAMed,

 

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    Dr Kavish Chandra

     

     

    Kavish Chandra BSc(Hons) MSc MD CCFP(EM)

    After growing up in Northwestern British Columbia, I moved to New Brunswick to complete my
    undergraduate and graduate studies at Mount Allison University. I then completed my medical
    training at Dalhousie Medicine New Brunswick and residency training in Emergency Medicine
    and Family Medicine at Dalhousie University.

    I currently practice as an Emergency Physician with a special interest in medical education,
    FOAMed and point of care ultrasound.

    Outside of work, I am an avid recreational golfer and hockey player.

    Appointments

    • Emergency Physician, Department of Emergency Medicine, Horizon Health Network, Saint John Area
    • Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, Memorial University of Newfoundland
    • Interim Research Director, Department of Emergency Medicine, Saint John Regional Hospital

    Education

    • CCFP(EM), Dalhousie University, 2018
    • CCFP, Dalhousie University, 2018
    • MD, Dalhousie University, 2015
    • MSc, Mount Allison University, 2011
    • BSc (Hons), Mount Allison University, 2009

     

    Publications

    Emergency Medicine Ultrasound Made Easy, 3rd Edition. Bowra J, McLaughlin R, Atkinson P.
    Elsevier, London, 2020. Chapter : Lung Ultrasound, Chandra K, Atkinson P, Noble V.

    Chandra K, Atkinson P, Chatur H, Fraser J, Adams C. To Choose or Not to Choose: Evaluating
    the Effect of a Choosing Wisely Knowledge Translation Initiative for Imaging in Low Back Pain
    by Emergency Physicians. Cureus (): e. doi:10.7759/cureus.

    Zhou F, Chandra K, Sohi D, Robertson C, Fraser J, Scoville J, DeSousa N, Vaillancourt C,
    Atkinson P. Do guidelines influence emergency department staff behaviours and improve
    patient outcomes? Evaluation of a multifaceted intervention for the implementation of local
    AECOPD guidelines. Cureus, 10(11): e3588, 13 November 2018.

    Chandra K, Bosker T, Hogan NS, Lister A, MacLatchy D, Currie S. Sustained high temperature
    increases the vitellogenin response to 17α-ethynylestradiol in mummichog (Fundulus
    heteroclitus). Aquatic Toxicology, Vol. 118–119, 15 August 2012.

    Chandra, K, Lewis, D, & Atkinson, P. (2019). P018: How to get your departmental web content
    to work for you: One department’s experience with free open access medical education.
    CJEM, 21(S1), S69-S69. doi:10.1017/cem.2019.209.

    Chandra K, Atkinson PR, Fraser J, Chatur H, Adams C. P033: To choose or not to choose:
    evaluating the impact of a Choosing Wisely knowledge translation initiative on urban and rural
    emergency physician guideline awareness. CJEM. Cambridge University Press;
    2017;19(S1):S89–S89.

    Chandra K, Atkinson PR, Fraser J, Chatur H, Adams C. MP31: The contrarian effect: how does
    a Choosing Wisely focused knowledge translation initiative affect emergency physician
    practice in a high awareness-low investigation environment? CJEM. Cambridge University
    Press; 2017;19(S1):S75–S76.

     

    FOAMed (Free Open Access Medical Education) publications

    Chandra K. How to get FOAM to work for you. http://sjrhem.ca/how-to-get-foam-to-work-for-you/

    Chandra K, Chandra A. Wired shut. http://sjrhem.ca/wiredjaw/

    Chandra K, Lewis D. The “easy IJ”. http://sjrhem.ca/rcp-easyij/

    Chandra K, Mekwan J. Vertebral artery dissection: http://sjrhem.ca/em-reflections-march-
    2017/

    Chandra K, Frankish P, Lewis D. Save your thumbs: extra-oral reduction of anterior
    mandibular dislocations: http://sjrhem.ca/rcp-save-thumbs-extra-oral-reduction-anterior-mandibular-dislocations/

    Chandra K, Lewis D. To choose or not to choose: http://sjrhem.ca/choose-not-choose-update-choosing-wisely-canada-campaign-emergency-medicine-recommendations/

    Chandra K, Greer M, Lewis D. Pharyngitis: http://sjrhem.ca/resident-clinical-pearl-pharyngitis/

    Taylor L, Chandra K. Epistaxis management in the ED: http://sjrhem.ca/rcp-epistaxis/

    Dunfield R, Chandra K. Ultrasound guided hematoma block for distal radius fractures:
    http://sjrhem.ca/ultrasound-guided-hematoma-block-for-distal-radius-fractures/

    Webster D, Chandra K. Shining a light on vision loss: http://sjrhem.ca/pocus-for-the-retina/

    Cornelis A, Chandra K. PoCUS assisted lumbar puncture: http://sjrhem.ca/pocus-assisted-lumbar-puncture/

    Amiro R, Chandra K. An approach to removing hair tourniquets: http://sjrhem.ca/an-approach-to-removing-hair-tourniquets/

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      Dr Maria Kovalik

      Maria Kovilak MD, CCFP, CCFP EM


      Academic Emergency Physician, Saint John Regional Hospital and Sussex Health Centre, Emergency Departments

      Education

      CCFP EM – Dalhousie 2017

      CCFP – Queens University 2016

      MD – University of British Columbia 2014

      Bachelor of Medical Laboratory Sciences  – University of British Columbia 2008


      Academic EM Interests

      Simulation, Geriatric Emergency Medicine, Medical Education.


      Other Interests

      Cycling, hiking, piano, travel.

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        Dr Robin Clouston

        Appointment

        Academic Emergency Physician, Saint John Regional Hospital and Sussex Health Centre, Emergency Departments and St. Joseph’s Urgent Care Centre

        Cross-appointed to Family Medicine and member of Family Medicine Prenatal & Obstetrical Care Group

        Site Evaluation Co-ordinator, Dalhousie Family Medicine, Saint John Integrated Family Medicine Emergency Medicine Site

        Education

        CCFP & CCFP-EM – Dalhousie Integrated Family Medicine Emergency Medicine 2016

        MD – Memorial University 2013

        B.Sc. Pharm – Memorial University 2009

        Academic EM Interests

        Medical Education, Emergency Dept. Crowding, Women’s Health

        Other Interests

        Running, yoga, cooking

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          Dr Paul Frankish

          Appointment

          Academic Emergency Physician, Saint John Regional Hospital and Sussex Health Centre, Emergency Departments

          Education

          CCFP EM – Dalhousie 2015

          CCFP – Dalhousie 2013

          MD – Ottawa 2011

          BSc. Biochemistry – Ottawa 2007

          Academic EM Interests

          Simulation, Rural EM, Medical Education.

          Other Interests

          Volleyball, hunting, hiking, canoeing, golf.

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            Dr Matt Greer

            Matt Greer

            Appointment

            • Emergency Physician, Department of Emergency Medicine, Horizon SJRH site, Horizon Health Network, Saint John Zone

             

            Education

            EM Interests

            Other Interests

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              Dr Peter Ross

              Peter Ross, MD, CCFP(EM), FCFP

               

              Appointment

              Assistant Professor, Memorial University of Newfoundland School of Medicine

              Post Graduate Site Director for Emergency Medicine, Dalhousie University, Department of Emergency Medicine, Saint John Site

              Academic Emergency Physician, Saint John Regional Hospital, Emergency Department

               

              Education

              Dr. Peter Ross obtained a BSc at the University of New Brunswick. He completed his MD followed by his residency in Family Medicine at Memorial University of Newfoundland. Peter’s extensive experience in emergency medicine allowed him to achieve his CCFP EM.

              Academic  EM Interests:

              Dr. Ross is a dynamic teacher who is focusing on resident training and technology in teaching. He is a Master Instructor in Emergency Department Echo (EDE) and has taught this skill to emergency physicians across Canada. As Provincial Medical Director for Ambulance Newfoundland and Labrador, Dr. Ross has developed a keen interest in emergency medical services (EMS).

              Recreation

              Peter is an accomplished athlete who enjoys triathlons, hockey, snowboarding. He is married with three children.

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                Dr Laurina Turcotte

                Laurina Turcotte

                Appointment

                • Emergency Physician, Department of Emergency Medicine, Horizon SJRH site, Horizon Health Network, Saint John Zone

                 

                Education

                EM Interests

                Other Interests

                 

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                  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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