Peer-Reviewed Presentations

 

Bacon A, Aerts L, Begun S, Berinstein J, Campbell K, Chabot F, Chisholm K, Cotescu D, Darline K, Dobbin K, Dunn MK, Dunn S, Dutton-Kenny M, Handa M, Guilbert E, Johnson N, Kendall T, Morgan L, Munro S, Robertson J, Robinson K, Soon J, Stadelbauer K, Norman W. “Canadian Midwifery Mifepristone Implementation.” Canadian Midwives Association Conference, Gatineau, QC, 2018 October 17-19. [Accepted]

Norman WV, Munro S, Devane C, Brooks M, Costescu D, Guilbert E, Kaczorowski J, Kendall T, Renner R, Soon J, Waddington A, Wagner MS, Dunn S. “A mixed methods investigation of barriers, facilitators, and knowledge translation strategies to accelerate uptake of mifepristone induced medical abortions in Canada.” Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists Annual Clinical Meeting, Victoria, BC, 2018 June 22-28.

Munro S, Manski R, Donnelly K, Agusti D, Stevens G, Banach M, Boardman MB, Brady P, Colón Bradt C, Foster T, Johnson D, Norsigian J, Nothnagle M, Olson A, Shepherd HL, Stern LF, Tosteson TD, Trevena L, Elwyn G, Thompson G. “The feasibility and acceptability of implementing two shared decision-making interventions for contraceptive methods: A qualitative investigation involving the Theoretical Domains Framework.” KT Canada Scientific Meeting, Vancouver, BC, 2018 June 7-8. [Poster presentation]

Munro S, Devane C, Blake J, Brant R, Brooks M, Bryan S, Costescu D, Davies C, Dunn S, Emberley P, Guilbert E, Kaczorowski J, Kendall T, Renner R, Soon JA, Stroulia E, Teng F, Waddington A, Wagner M-S, Norman WV. “Knowledge translation strategies to accelerate uptake of mifepristone-induced medical abortions in Canada: a mixed methods investigation of barriers and facilitators.” KT Canada Scientific Meeting, Vancouver, BC, 2018 June 7-8. [Poster presentation]

Norman WV, Munro S, Devane C, Dunn S, Guilbert E, Brooks M, Costescu D, Kaczorowski J, Renner R, Soon J, Wagner M-S, Waddington A, Davies C, Kendall T. “Research integrated with policy makers: real-time health policy and service improvements during ‘CART- Mifepristone Implementation Research,’ Canada.” European Contraception Society Congress. Budapest, 2018 May 10.

Munro S, Devane C, Costescu D, Dunn S, Guilbert E, Kaczorowski J, Renner R, Soon JA, Wagner M-S, Waddington A, Kendall T, Norman WV. “CART-Mifepristone Implementation Research in Canada: Integrated knowledge translation for real-time improvement in health policy and services.” National Abortion Federation, Seattle, WA, 21-24 April 2018. [Poster presentation]

Norman WV, Kendall T, Brant R, Brooks M, Bryan S, Costescu D, Dunn S, Guilbert E, Foster A, Kaczorowski J, Munro S, Renner R, Soon JA, Teng FF, Waddington A, Wagner M-S. “Could Mifepristone address the urban-rural abortion access disparity in Canada?” South West Regional Conference of the Society for Academic Primary Care. Oxford, UK. 2017 March 23-24.

Munro S, Kaufman S, Van Tent-Colliar, Janssen P, Thompson R. “Health care provider attitudes toward shared decision-making for mode of delivery after a previous caesarean.” Canadian National Perinatal Research Meeting, Banff, AB, 2018 February 14-17. [Poster presentation]

Dunn S, Kendall T, Norman W, Brooks M, Guilbert E, Renner R, Brant R, Costecu D, Foster A, Kaczorowski J, Munro S, Soon J, Teng F, Waddington A, Wagner M-S. “Addressing Barriers to Implementation of Mifepristone Abortion Practice in Canada: Protocol for a National Implementation Research Study.” North American Primary Care Research Group (NAPCRG). Montreal, QC, 2017 November 17-21. [Poster presentation]

Munro S, Kaufman S, Van Tent-Colliar, Janssen P, Thompson R. “Health care provider attitudes toward shared decision-making for mode of delivery after a previous caesarean.” Society for Medical Decision Making 39th Annual North American Meeting, Pittsburgh, PA, 2017 October 22-25. [Poster presentation]

Munro S, Manski R, Donnelly K, Agusti D, Stevens G, Banach M, Boardman MB, Brady P, Colón Bradt C, Foster T, Johnson D, Norsigian J, Nothnagle M, Olson A, Shepherd HL, Stern LF, Tosteson TD, Trevena L, Elwyn G, Thompson G. “Right for Me: Feasibility and Acceptability of Two Shared Decision-Making Interventions for Contraceptive Methods.” North American Forum on Family Planning. Atlanta, Georgia, US. 2017 October 14-16. 

Munro S, Kornelsen J, Bansback N, Corbett K, Janssen P. “Implementation of Shared Decision-Making: A Qualitative Investigation of the Choice for Next Birth after a Previous Caesarean Section.” International Shared Decision-Making Conference. Lyon, France. 2017 July 2-5.

Munro S, Kornelsen J, Bansback N, Corbett K, Janssen P. "Choosing mode of delivery after a previous caesarean: A qualitative investigation of factors influencing decision-making for mode of delivery. Society for Medical Decision Making 38th Annual North American Meeting, Vancouver, BC, Oct. 23-26, 2016. *Winner – Lee B. Lusted Student Prize 2016

Munro S. "Birth after caesarean: How do women make decisions about mode of delivery?" Healthy Mothers and Healthy Babies Conference, hosted by Perinatal Services BC, Vancouver, BC, March 11, 2016.

Munro S, Bansback N, Lewis KB, Stacey D. “Choosing treatment and screening options congruent with values: Do decision aids help? A sub-analysis of a systematic review.” Society for Medical Decision Making 37th Annual North American Meeting, St. Louis, MO, Oct. 18-21, 2015. *Winner – Lee B. Lusted Student Prize 2015

Munro S, Dewar K, Kassner A, Klein M, Wilcox E, Janssen P. “Usability testing of a patient education tool for vaginal birth after caesarean (VBAC).” International Shared Decision-Making and International Society for Evidence-Based Health Care Conference, Sydney, Australia, July 19-22, 2015. 

Munro S, Dewar K, Kassner A, Klein M, Wilcox E, Janssen P. “Usability testing of a patient education tool for vaginal birth after caesarean (VBAC).” Society for Medical Decision Making 36th Annual Meeting, Miami, FL, Oct 18-22, 2014. 

Munro S, Kornelsen J, Grzybowski S. “Models of maternity care in rural environments: Barriers and attributes of interprofessional collaboration with midwives.” Canadian Association of Midwives 13th Annual Conference, Ottawa, ON, November 6-8, 2013.

Munro S. “Too posh to push?: The construction of ‘caesarean delivery on maternal request’ in medical journal editorials.” International Conference on Communication in Healthcare, Montreal, QC, September 29 - October 2, 2013.

Munro S. “Birth after a previous caesarean section: Knowledge translation (KT) strategies to enhance decision-making.” KT Canada Summer Institute on Knowledge Translation, Hamilton, ON, June 17-19, 2013. 

Munro S. “Choice, autonomy, and consumer demand: A critical analysis of 'caesarean delivery on maternal request' in medical journal editorials.” Canadian Knowledge Mobilization Forum, Mississauga, ON, June 3-4, 2013. *Winner - Best Trainee Poster

Munro S. “Choice, autonomy, and consumer demand: A critical analysis of 'caesarean delivery on maternal request' in medical journal editorials.” Canadian Association for Health Services and Policy Research, Vancouver, BC, May 28-30, 2013. 

Munro S, Kornelsen J, Grzybowski S. “Models of maternity care in rural environments: Barriers and attributes of interprofessional collaboration with midwives.” Canadian Association for Health Services and Policy Research, Vancouver, BC, May 28-30, 2013.

Munro S. “Manufactured controversy: A critical analysis of ‘caesarean delivery on maternal request.’” Graduate Student Nursing Association Symposium, Vancouver, BC, April 19, 2013.

Munro S. “Doctors’ discourses: A critical analysis of ‘caesarean delivery on maternal request’ in medical journal editorials.” Out-of-the-Box! Celebrating Interdisciplinarity Graduate Conference, Vancouver, BC, March 22, 2013.

Munro S. “Choosing caesarean: The influence of birth stories.” Western Perinatal Research Meeting, Banff, AB, February 14-15, 2013.

Munro S. “Models of maternity care in rural environments: Barriers and attributes of interprofessional collaboration with midwives.” Public Health Agency of BC Annual Conference, Burnaby, BC, November 22, 2012.

Munro S. “Providing culturally sensitive midwifery care to rural women: A case study of the North Island region, Vancouver Island.” Western Regional Training Centre for Health Services Research Fall Institute, Vancouver, BC, November 1, 2009. *Winner – Best Presentation

 
 

Invited Lectures

Munro S, Lutsiv O. “Next birth after caesarean / Vaginal birth after caesarean: Perspectives from BC and Ontario.” Canadian Perinatal Programs Coalition, Victoria BC, 2018 June 24-25.

Munro S. “Birth after caesarean: Findings from a provincial survey on decision-making practices and attitudes.” Perinatal Services BC Steering Committee, Vancouver, BC, May 7, 2018.

Munro S. “Access to mifepristone: An implementation study with physicians and pharmacists in Canada.” Canada’s Midwifery Mifepristone Implementation Study: Planning Workshop, Toronto, BC, April 13, 2018.

Munro S. “From knowledge translation to implementation: Strategies to maximize research impact.” HSCI 825 Advocacy and Communication, Faculty of Health Sciences, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, BC, April 5, 2018.

Munro S, Renner R. “Workshop: Medical Abortion; Mifepristone clinical review and Canadian Abortion Providers Support (CAPS) community.” Society of Obstetricians and Gynecologists of Canada Western/Central CME, Banff, AB, March 17, 2018.

Munro S. “My Next Birth: Using knowledge translation to optimize care for next birth after caesarean.” Centre for Health Outcomes and Evalution Sciences (CHEOS) Work in Progress Seminar, St. Paul’s Hospital, Vancouver, BC, March 14, 2018.

Norman W, Munro S. “Mifepristone implementation in Canada: Current progress and challenges ahead.” 5th BC Women’s Hospital and Contraception Access Research Team Meeting, Vancouver, BC, March 9, 2018.

Munro S, Kaufman S, Bouris S, Murphy L. “Panel: Informed decision making for next birth after caesarean section.” Healthy Mothers, Healthy Babies Conference, Perinatal Services BC, Vancouver, BC, March 1, 2018.

Munro S. “Developing decision aids: Practical lessons for user-centred design and implementation.” SPPH 514 Decision Analysis, School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Feb. 7, 2018.

Norman WV, Munro S. “Mifepristone implementation research.” Pacific Northwest Joint Family Planning Fellowship Symposium, Child and Family Research Institute, Vancouver, BC, Feb. 2, 2018.

Munro S, Barr P. “Environmental Scans and Scoping Reviews: What’s the Difference?” The Preference Laboratory, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH, Jan. 3, 2018.

Munro S. “Knowledge translation in reproductive and maternal health.” Family Practice Residency Research Orientation, St. Paul’s Hospital, Vancouver, BC, Dec. 14, 2017.

Munro S. “Nudging with knowledge translation: How to make an impact with your research.” Stewart Blusson Quantum Matter Institute, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Nov. 28, 2017.

Munro S. “Birth after caesarean: A survey investigating decision-making for mode of delivery in Fraser Health Authority.” The Preference Laboratory, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH, Oct. 18, 2017.

Munro S. “Qualitative methods: An introduction for clinicians.” Clinician Scholar Program Seminar, UBC Department of Family Practice, BC Women’s Hospital and Health Centre, Sept. 20, 2017.

Munro S. “Knowledge translation: Using evidence to enhance access and equity for patients.” Clinician Scholar Program Seminar, UBC Department of Family Practice, BC Women’s Hospital and Health Centre, May 31, 2017.

Munro S, Kaufman S. “Shared decision-making for birth after caesarean: Results of a survey of maternity care providers’ attitudes and experiences.” Optimal Birth Fraser Health Task Force, Fraser Health Authority, Surrey, BC, January 16, 2017.

Munro S. “An adventure in integrated knowledge translation for choice of childbirth after caesarean.” Centre for Clinical Epidemiology and Evaluation (C2E2), Vancouver, BC, March 6, 2017.

Munro S. "Can ‘knowledge translation’ help increase women’s access to medical abortion in Canada?" Department of Family Practice Research Rounds, Vancouver, Canada, October 2016.

Munro S, Norman W. "CART-Mifepristone providers support and access study." 4th BC Women’s Hospital and Contraception Access Research Team Meeting, Vancouver, Canada, October 2016.

Munro S. “Knowledge translation: Is it time for a paradigm shift?” TGIF Child and Family Research Institute seminar series, Vancouver, BC, May 6, 2016.

Munro S. “Harnessing the power of storytelling: insights from the development of a decision aid for birth after caesarean.” Spotlight On Decision Making – Healthcare seminar, University of Leeds, UK, Feb. 9, 2016.

Munro S. "Knowledge translation with policy makers: Lessons learned from maternal health services research." Faculty of Health Sciences Advocacy and Communication seminar, Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, Canada, Oct. 28, 2015.

Munro S. “Do patients really have a choice to have a VBAC? What patients, practitioners, and policy makers say in BC’s health authorities.” Academic Perinatology Grand Rounds, BC Women’s and Children’s Hospital, Vancouver, BC, Oct. 9, 2015.

Munro S. “Birth after caesarean update: Strategies to improve decision-making and optimize outcomes.” Caesarean Task Force, Fraser Health Authority, Surrey, BC, Oct. 5, 2015.

Munro S. “Birth after caesarean: Strategies to improve patient decision-making.” Caesarean Task Force, Fraser Health Authority, Surrey, BC, May 4, 2015.

Munro S. “Shared decision-making in maternity care.” Residents’ Research Days, UBC School of Population and Public Health, Vancouver, BC, May 1, 2015.

Munro S. “Childbirth in British Columbia: Access to care, what does it mean?” Women’s Studies 124 (Women & Health), Capilano University, North Vancouver, BC, February 5, 2014.

Munro S. “The Twin Birth Study: A review of the results and implications for practice.” Maternal-Child Health Seminar, UBC School of Population and Public Health, Vancouver, BC, November 14, 2013.

Munro S, Kornelsen J, Grzybowski S. “Models of maternity care in rural environments: Barriers and attributes of interprofessional collaboration with midwives.” Maternal-Child Health Seminar, UBC School of Population and Public Health, Vancouver, BC, May 9, 2013.