Presentations

  • Stacey D, Hawker G, O’Connor A, Dervin G, Taljaard M, Tugwell P, Tomek I, Pomey PP, Fergusson D. What effect does a patient decision aid have on patients considering total knee arthroplasty. Poster Presentation: ACR Scientific Meeting, San Francisco, CA. October 24-29, 2008.
  • Stacey D, Hawker G, O’Connor A, Dervin G, Taljaard M, Tugwell P, Tomek I, Pomey PP, Fergusson D. Patient decision aid for total knee arthroplasty: Randomized controlled trial to evaluate the effect on wait times and decision quality. Poster Presentation: Society for Medical Decision Making, Philadelphia, PA. October 2008.
  • Simms T, Sutton DA, Power JD, Perruccio A, Badley E, Hawker GA. Common Risk Factors Do Not Fully Explain the High Prevalence of Other Chronic Conditions in Individuals with Osteoarthritis. Poster Presentation: ACR Scientific Meeting, San Francisco, CA. October 24-29, 2008.
  • Borkhoff CM, Hawker GA, Kreder HJ, Glazier RH, Mahomed NN, Wright JG. Patients’ gender affected physicians’ clinical decisions when presented with standardized patients but not for matching paper patients. Oral Presentation: 2008 American College of Rheumatology Annual Scientific Meeting, San Francisco, California, October 27-29, 2008.
  • Fisher J, Ballantyne PJ, Cairney J. Hawker G. The use of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDS) in osteoarthritis: using multilevel models to examine changes over time. Poster presentation. American College of Rheumatology 2008 Annual Scientific Meeting, October 27-29, 2008. San Francisco, CA.
  • Borkhoff CM, Hawker GA, Kreder HJ, Glazier RH, Mahomed NN, Wright JG. Patients’ gender affected physicians’ clinical decisions when presented with standardized patients but not for matching paper patients. Poster Presentation: 2008 Canadian Arthritis Network Conference, Toronto, Ontario, October 16-18, 2008.
  • Borkhoff CM, Hawker GA, Kreder HJ, Glazier RH, Mahomed NN, Wright JG. The influence of patients’ gender on physicians’ interpersonal behaviour regarding total knee arthroplasty: what if your physician doesn’t ask you to dance? Poster Presentation: 2008 OARSI (Osteoarthritis Research Society International) World Congress on Osteoarthritis, Rome, Italy, September 18-21, 2008.
  • Borkhoff CM, Hawker GA, Kreder HJ, Glazier RH, Mahomed NN, Wright JG. The influence of patients’ gender on physicians’ interpersonal behaviour regarding total knee arthroplasty: what if your physician doesn’t ask you to dance? Poster Presentation: Outcome Measures in Rheumatology (OMERACT), Kananaskis, Alberta, May 27-31, 2008.
  • Sale JE. Relationship between disease symptoms, coping, treatment and depression in older adults with Osteoarthritis. Neuropsychiatry Rounds, May 15, 2008, Toronto, Ontario.
  • Hawker G. Coping with an increasing burden of hip and knee pain. National Hip and Knee Knowledge Translation Network Meeting, April 5 2008, Calgary, Alberta.
  • Borkhoff CM, Hawker GA, Kreder HJ, Glazier RH, Mahomed NN, Wright JG. The influence of patients’ gender on physicians’ interpersonal behaviour regarding total knee arthroplasty: what if your physician doesn’t ask you to dance? Poster Presentation: Canadian Cochrane Symposium, Edmonton, Alberta, March 6-7, 2008.
  • Hawker G. OA and Pain management. Women’s Health Matters Forum and Expo. Metro Toronto Convention Centre. January 19, 2008, Toronto, Ontario.
  • Hochman J. The Nerve of Osteoarthritis Pain. University of Toronto, Division of Rheumatology, IntraCity Conference. Sick Kids Hospital Jan 15 2008, Toronto, Ontario.
  • Stupar M, Côté P, French MR, Hawker GA. The association between back disorders and osteoarthritis of the hip and knee: A population-based cohort study? Poster Presentation: OARSI (Osteoarthritis Research Society International) World Congress on Osteoarthritis, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Dec. 6-9, 2007.
  • Borkhoff CM, Hawker GA, Kreder HJ, Glazier RH, Mahomed NN, Wright JG. The influence of patients’ gender on physicians’ interpersonal behaviour regarding total knee arthroplasty: what if your physician doesn’t ask you to dance? Poster Presentation: Canadian Arthritis Network Conference, Halifax, Nova Scotia, October 12-14, 2007.
  • Hochman J. The Nerve of Osteoarthritis Pain. Canadian Arthritis Network 2007 Annual Scientific Conference October 11-13, 2007, Halifax, Nova Scotia.
  • Gervais F, Elliott M. The Burden of Arthritis – Impacts across the life cycle – A Consumer Perspective. Canadian Arthritis Network 2007 Annual Scientific Conference October 11-13, 2007, Halifax, NS.
  • Sale JE. How bad does the pain have to be? Implications for pain medication use in older adults with osteoarthritis. Canadian Arthritis Network 2007 Annual Scientific Conference October 11-13, 2007, Halifax, NS.
  • Hawker GA. Arthroplastic Surgery. Pain Research in OA and other Musculoskeletal Disorders (PROM) Meeting, September 4-5, 2007, Lund, Sweden.
  • Borkhoff CM, Hawker GA, Kreder HJ, Glazier RH, Mahomed NN, Wright JG. The effect of gender on physicians’ recommendations for total knee arthroplasty. Poster Presentation: Canadian Orthopaedic Association Conference, Halifax, Nova Scotia, June 1-3, 2007.
  • Barriers to Total Joint Arthroplasty. Joint Health and Disability Management Executive Meeting of the Hip & Knee Replacement Program, Toronto Central Local Health Integration Network, Toronto, October 26, 2007.
  • Hochman J. The Nerve of Osteoarthritis Pain. Women’s College Research Institute (WCRI) Graduate Student Research Day. May 3, 2007.
  • Hochman J. The Nerve of Osteoarthritis Pain. Health Policy, Management and Evaluation (HPME) Research Day. May 2, 2007.
  • Hawker GA. New Treatments for Aging Bones and Joints. Mature Women’s Health Care: How to Grow Old Better. Mount Sinai Hospital, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology and the University of Toronto, Faculty of Medicine, Toronto. April 27, 2007.
  • Hawker GA. Osteoarthritis in the 21st Century. The J.F.L. Woodbury Lecture in Rheumatology. Queen Elizabeth II Health Sciences Centre, Halifax, Nova Scotia. April 17, 2007.
  • Hawker GA. Who is undergoing total joint replacement – role of the health care system / patients– socio-cultural characteristics? McMaster Rheumatology Rounds, Hamilton, Ontario. February 7, 2007.
  • Power JD, Perrruccio AV. Arthritis and their co-morbidities. Oral presentation at the 2006 Canadian Arthritis Network Annual Scientific Conference. November 30th – December 2nd 2006, Winnipeg, Manitoba.
  • Borkhoff CM, Hawker GA, Kreder HJ, Wright JG. The effect of gender on physicians’ recommendations for total knee arthroplasty. Oral Presentation: American College of Rheumatology Clinical Research Conference, Washington, DC, November 10, 2006.
  • Hawker GA. Osteoarthritis: the most common form of arthritis. The Arthritis Society, “Celebration of Achievement”, October 18, 2006, Sudbury, Ontario.
  • Hawker GA. Disparities in osteoarthritis care – the evidence, potential explanations and implications. Keynote Speaker, Canadian Rheumatology Association Annual Meeting, February 21-23, 2006, Acapulco, Mexico.
  • Borkhoff CM, Hawker GA, Kreder HJ, Wright JG. The effect of gender on physicians’ recommendations for total knee arthroplasty. Poster Presentation: Canadian Arthritis Network Conference, Winnipeg, Manitoba, December 1-3, 2006.
  • Davis AM, Perruccio AV, Hawker GA, Conaghan PG, Dougados M, Tennant A, Jordan JM, Roos EM, Mahomed N, Montie P, Lohmander LS. Self-reported function severity scoring for knee osteoarthritis. (Oral presentation) OARSI, 11th World Congress on Osteoarthritis, Prague, December 7-10, 2006.
  • Hawker GA. A qualitative approach: Who is undergoing THR/TKR: Role of the health care system / patient’s socio cultural characteristics. (Oral presentation) 2006 OARSI World Congress on Osteoarthritis, Prague, Czech Republic, December 7-10, 2006.
  • Hawker GA. Pain severity scoring system. (Oral presentation) 2006 OARSI World Congress on Osteoarthritis, Prague, Czech Republic, December 7-10, 2006.
  • Hawker GA, Gignac M, Badley E, Davis A, French M, Gordon A, Romans S. Relationship between pain attitudes, pain coping and social support and self-reported pain in osteoarthritis. (Poster presentation) 2006 World Congress on Osteoarthritis (OARSI); Dec 7-10, 2006, Prague, Czech Republic.
  • Hawker GA, Gignac M, Badley E, Davis A, French M, Gordon A, Romans S. The impact of concomitant persistent back problems in people living with hip and knee OA. (Poster presentation) 2006 World Congress on Osteoarthritis (OARSI); Dec 7-10, 2006, Prague, Czech Republic.
  • Johnson SR, Goek ON, Singh-Grewal D, Vlad SC, Feldman BM, Felson DT, Hawker GA, Singh JA, Solomon DH. Classification criteria in rheumatic diseases: A systematic review. Poster presentation at the 2006 Annual Scientific Meeting of the American College of Rheumatology and the Association of Rheumatology Health Professionals; Nov 10-15, 2006, Washington, DC.
  • Borkhoff CM, Hawker GA, Kreder HJ, Glazier RH, Mohamed NN, Wright JG. The Effect of Gender on Physicians’ Recommendations for Total Knee Arthroplasty. Poster presentation at the 2006 Annual Scientific Meeting of the American College of Rheumatology and the Association of Rheumatology Health Professionals; Nov 10-15, 2006, Washington, DC.
  • Power JD, French M, Badley EM, Hawker GA. The Fatigue Experience in Osteoarthritis. (Oral presentation) 2006 Annual Scientific Meeting of the American College of Rheumatology and the Association of Rheumatology Health Professionals; Nov 10-15, 2006, Washington, DC.
  • Murray C. Knowledge = Empowerment. (Oral presentation) 2006 Canadian Arthritis Network Annual Scientific Conference, November 30th - December 2nd 2006, Winnipeg, Manitoba.
  • Johnson S. What does an improvement in self-reported osteoarthritis pain and disability really mean? (Oral presentation) 2006 Canadian Arthritis Network Annual Scientific Conference, November 30th - December 2nd 2006, Winnipeg, Manitoba.
  • Hawker GA, Badley EM, Gignac M, Davis A, Romans S, Gordon A, the Pain and Fatigue in OA Team. Determinants and consequences of pain and fatigue in osteoarthritis (OA) using a biopsychosocial approach (Poster). 2006 Osteoarthritis Special Research Initiatives Workshop, November 30th - December 2nd 2006, Winnipeg, Manitoba.
  • Power JD, French MR, Hawker GA, Badley EM. Fatigue on Osteoarthritis. (Poster) 2006 Canadian Arthritis Network Annual Scientific Conference, and the Osteoarthritis Special Research Initiatives Workshop, November 30th - December 2nd 2006, Winnipeg, Manitoba.
  • Hawker GA, Gignac M, Badley EM, Davis A, French MR, Gordon A, Romans S. Pain attitudes, pain coping, social support and self-reported pain in osteoarthritis. (Poster) 2006 Canadian Arthritis Network Annual Scientific Conference, and the Osteoarthritis Special Research Initiatives Workshop, November 30th - December 2nd 2006, Winnipeg, Manitoba.
  • Hawker GA, Gignac M, Badley EM, Davis A, French MR, Gordon A, Romans S. The impact of concomitant persistent back problems in people living with hip and knee osteoarthritis. (Poster) 2006 Canadian Arthritis Network Annual Scientific Conference, and the Osteoarthritis Special Research Initiatives Workshop, November 30th - December 2nd 2006, Winnipeg, Manitoba.
  • Murray BJ, Cheung C, Jewell D, Hawker GA. Daytime sleepiness may be an under-identified contributor to fatigue in osteoarthritis. (Poster) 2006 Osteoarthritis Special Research Initiatives Workshop, November 30th - December 2nd 2006, Winnipeg, Manitoba.
  • Sale JEM, Hawker GA, Gignac M, Badley EM. What are the factors associated with depressive symptoms in older adults with osteoarthritis? (Poster) 2006 Osteoarthritis Special Research Initiatives Workshop, November 30th - December 2nd 2006, Winnipeg, Manitoba.
  • Sale JEM, Hawker GA, Gignac M, Badley EM. Are depressive symptoms associated with pain after taking into consideration demographics, disability, and contextual variables in older adults with osteoarthritis? (Poster) 2006 Osteoarthritis Special Research Initiatives Workshop, November 30th - December 2nd 2006, Winnipeg, Manitoba.
  • Sale JEM, Hawker GA. Adherence to pain medication in adults with osteoarthritis: A qualitative study. (Poster) 2006 Osteoarthritis Special Research Initiatives Workshop, November 30th - December 2nd 2006, Winnipeg, Manitoba.
  • French MR, Wall A, Frankel L, Gignac M, Hawker GA. Existing pain measures fail to capture the experience of pain in people with osteoarthritis. (Poster) 2006 Osteoarthritis Special Research Initiatives Workshop, November 30th - December 2nd 2006, Winnipeg, Manitoba.
  • Johnson SR, Archibald A, Davis AM, Badley EM, Wright JG, Hawker GA What does an improvement in self-reported osteoarthritis pain and disability really mean? (Poster) 2006 Osteoarthritis Special Research Initiatives Workshop, November 30th - December 2nd 2006, Winnipeg, Manitoba.
  • Hawker GA. Pain in Older Adults with Osteoarthritis. University of Toronto Centre for Studies in Pain, Pain and the Older Person, Toronto, November 9, 2006.
  • Power JD, Hawker GA, Badley EM. Fatigue in Osteoarthritis. (Poster) Society for Epidemiologic Research (SER), the 2nd North American Congress of Epidemiology, 21-24 June 2006, Seattle, Washington.
  • French M, Wall A, Frankel L, Gignac M, Hawker GA. Existing pain measures fail to capture the experience of pain in people with OA. (Poster) CRA 2006 Annual Scientific Conference, 17-21 February 2006, Acapulco, Mexico.
  • Sale JEM, Hawker GA. Adherence to pain medication in adults with osteoarthritis: A qualitative study. (Poster) CRA 2006 Annual Scientific Conference, 17-21 February 2006, Acapulco, Mexico.
  • Sale JEM, Hawker GA, Gignac M, Badley EM. What are the factors associated with depressive symptoms in older adults with osteoarthritis? (Poster) CRA 2006 Annual Scientific Conference, 17-21 February 2006, Acapulco, Mexico.
  • Murray BJ, Cheung C, Jewell D, Hawker GA. Daytime sleepiness may be an under-identified contributor to fatigue in osteoarthritis. (Poster) CRA 2006 Annual Scientific Conference, 17-21 February 2006, Acapulco, Mexico.
  • Sale JEM, Hawker GA, Gignac M, Badley EM. Are depressive symptoms associated with pain after taking into consideration demographics, disability, and contextual variables in older adults with osteoarthritis? (Poster) CRA 2006 Annual Scientific Conference, 17-21 February 2006, Acapulco, Mexico.
  • Sale JEM, Hawker GA. Adherence to pain medication in adults with osteoarthritis: A qualitative study. (Poster) CAN Annual Scientific Conference, 29-31 October 2005.
  • Sale JEM, Hawker GA, Gignac M, Badley EM. The factors associated with depressive symptoms in older adults with osteoarthritis? (Poster) CAN Annual Scientific Conference, 29-31 October 2005.
  • Johnson SR, Archibald A, Davis AM, Badley EM, Wright JG, Hawker GA. What does an improvement in self-reported OA pain and disability really mean? (Poster) CAN Annual Scientific Conference, 29-31 October 2005.
  • Sale JEM, Hawker GA. Adherence to pain medication in adults with osteoarthritis. (Oral) 11th Qualitative Health Research Conference in Utrecht, The Netherlands, 11-14 May 2005.
  • Hawker GA. Canadian Osteoarthritis Research Program, Consumer Workshop. Opportunities for involvement, New Emerging Team grant in pain and fatigue in osteoarthritis (OA). (Oral) Toronto, 5 May 2005.
  • Hawker GA. Canadian Osteoarthritis Research Program, Consumer Workshop, New Emerging Team grant in pain and fatigue in osteoarthritis (OA). (Oral) Toronto, 5 May 2005.
  • Murray B. Fatigue – a common problem. (Oral) Sunnybrook and Women’s College Health Sciences Centre Neuroscience Rounds, Toronto, 7 April 2005.
  • Johnson S, Hawker GA, Archibald A. What does an improvement in self-reported OA pain and disability really mean? (Poster) Canadian Rheumatology Association annual meeting, Mt. Tremblant, Quebec, 2-5 February 2005.
  • Hawker GA. New Emerging Team Grant: Determinants and consequences of pain and fatigue in Osteoarthritis (OA) using a biopsychosocial approach. (Oral) Canadian Arthritis Network (CAN) Annual Conference, Vancouver, British Columbia, 10-14 November 2004.
  • Power JD, Perruccio AV, Badley EM. Stress, depression and pain as mediators between chronic conditions and sleep problems. (Poster) Canadian Arthritis Network (CAN) Annual Conference, Vancouver, British Columbia, 10-14 November 2004.
  • Gignac M. Toward a conceptual framework for studying psychosocial variables in osteoarthritis. Invited speaker for the Pain and Osteoarthritis Program of the Canadian Arthritis Network (CAN) A Networks of Centres of Excellence Annual Conference, Vancouver, British Columbia, 10-14 November 2004.
  • Power JD, Perruccio AV, Badley EM. Stress, depression and pain as mediators between chronic conditions and sleep problems. (Poster) Health Informatics Platform, UHN Research Day, Toronto, November 2004.
  • Power JD, Perruccio AV, Lagace C, DesMeules M, Badley EM. Arthritis and sleep problems in the Canadian population: The role of pain (Oral). American College of Rheumatology 68th Annual Scientific Meeting, San Antonio, Texas, USA, October 2004. Arthritis & Rheumatism. 2004; 50(9) Suppl: S665.
  • Power JD, Perruccio AV, Lagace C, DesMeules M, Badley EM. Arthritis and sleep problems in the Canadian population: The role of pain (Poster). Impact of Arthritis Conference. American College of Rheumatology 68th Annual Scientific Meeting, San Antonio, Texas, USA, October 2004.
  • Power JD, Perruccio AV, Badley EM. Stress, depression and pain as mediators between chronic conditions and sleep problems. (Poster) The Joint Meeting of the Society for Epidemiological Research and Canadian Society for Epidemiology and Biostatistics. Toronto, June 2004.
  • Hawker GA. Access to arthritis care: Does gender matter? Keynote Speaker. Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Women’s Health Annual Research Symposium, University of Connecticut, May 11, 2004, Connecticut, USA.
  • Sale JEM, Hawker GA. Experiences of treatment adherence in osteoarthritis. (Oral) 10th International Qualitative Health Research Conference, Banff, Alberta, 30 April-4 May 2004.