Information for Patients

**Under construction – more information to follow soon**

If you visited a participating Emergency Department with symptoms that could be related to COVID, your medical data may be included in our study.

You may be called 30-days after your visit to the Emergency Department to ask whether you would like to participate in research.

You may choose to opt-out of the study by contacting the project team at any time.

Participating Sites

Alberta
(Provincial Lead – Andrew McRae)
  • Foothills, Calgary – Andrew McRae
  • Rockyview, Calgary – Andrew McRae
  • Peter Lougheed Centre – Andrew McRae
  • Royal Alexandra Hospital, Edmonton - Jake Hayward
  • South Campus, Calgary – Andrew McRae
  • University of Alberta Hospital, Edmonton – Brian Rowe
British Columbia
(Provincial Lead – Corinne Hohl)
  • Abbottsford Regional Hospital – Ian Martin
  • Eagle Ridge – Sean Wormsbecker
  • Kelowna General Hospital – Lee Graham
  • Lions Gate Hospital – Tom Compagna
  • Mount Saint Joseph’s – Frank Scheuermeyer
  • Nanaimo General Hospital – Matt Bouchard
  • Queen Victoria Hospital, Revelstoke – Vikki Haines
  • Royal Columbian Hospital, Vancouver – John Taylor
  • Royal Inland Hospital, Kamloops – Ian Mitchell
  • Royal Jubilee Hospital, Victoria – Matt Bouchard
  • Saint Paul’s Hosptial, Vancouver – Frank Scheuermeyer
  • Sparwood Health Centre – Sheri Bentley
  • Surrey Memorial Hospital, Surrey – Baljeet Brar / Craig Murray
  • Vancouver General Hospital – Daniel Ting
  • Victoria General Hospital – Matt Bouchard
Manitoba
(Provincial Lead – Tom Jelic)
  • Health Sciences Centre – Tom Jelic
  • St Boniface Hospital, Winnipeg – To be confirmed
Maritime
(Provincial Lead – Patrick Fok)
  • New Brunswick (Lead – Paul Atkinson)
    • Horizon HN, St John’s – Paul Atkinson
  • Nova Scotia (Lead – Hana Wiemer)
    • Dartmouth General College, Darmouth – Tara Dahn
    • Halifax Infirmary – Corinne DeMone
    • Hants Community Hospital – Samual Campbell
Ontario
(Provincial Lead – Steve Brooks)
  • Hamilton Health Sciences – Kerstin de Wit
  • Health Science North, Sudbury – Robert Ohle
  • Kingston / Queens – Steve Brooks
  • London Health Sciences Center – Justin Yan
  • North York General Hospital, Toronto – Rohit Mohindra
  • St Michael’s Hospital – Sam Vaillancourt
  • Sunnybrook – Ivy Cheng
  • The Ottawa Hospital (Civic Campus) – Krishan Yadav
  • The Ottawa Hospital (General Campus) – Krishan Yadav
  • University Health Network - Megan Landes
Saskatchewan
(Provincial Lead – Phil Davis)
  • Pasqua Hospital, Regina – Hein Lamprecht & Ankit Kapur
  • Regina General Hosptial – Hein Lamprecht & Ankit Kapur
  • Royal University, Saskatoon – Phil Davis
  • St Paul’s Hospital, Saskatoon – Phil Davis
  • Saskatoon City – Phil Davis
Quebec
(Provincial Lead – Patrick Archambault)
  • Centre Hospitalier de l’Université Laval (CHU de Québec) – Eric Mercier
  • Hôpital de l’Enfant-Jésus (CHU de Québec) – Eric Mercier
  • Hôpital du Sacré-Coeur – Raoul Daoust
  • Hôpital du Saint-Sacrement (CHU de Québec) – Eric Mercier
  • Hôpital Saint-François d’Assise (CHU de Québec) – Eric Mercier
  • Hôtel-Dieu de Lévis – Patrick Archambault
  • Hôtel-Dieu de Québec (CHU de Québec) – Eric Mercier
  • IUCPQ: Institut universitaire de cardiologie et de pneumologie de Québec – Sébastien Robert
  • Jewish General Hospital – Joel Turner
  • L’hôpital Royal Victoria – Greg Clark

To opt-out, please contact us:

Quebec:
Veronique Gelinas, MSc.
veronique.gelinas.cisssca@ssss.gouv.qc.ca
418-835-7121 #16293

All other provinces:
Joe Larkin, BSc.
Project Manager
admin.canadianCOVID-19EDNetwork@ubc.ca

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