Presentations:

  1. O’ Keefe-McCarthy, S., Flynn-Bowman, A., Keeping-Burke, L., Taplay, K., Stearne, K., Gibson, D., Kennedy, B., Boyd, L., Chalmers, I., Sawdon, J., Vasilaki, M. Turning Cardiac Health Education on its Head: A KTE Initiative based on the Educational Preferences of Clinicians and Women with Heart Disease. Canadian Council of Cardiovascular Nurses 2019 Spring Conference, May 25-26, 2019, Winnipeg, Manitoba [Poster].
  2. Ostrowski, L., Lee, W.H., Tsang, J. & O’ Keefe-McCarthy, S. The Content Validity of the Prodromal Symptoms-Screening Scale [PS-SS]: An Expert Panel. Canadian Council of Cardiovascular Nurses 2019 Spring Conference, May 25-26, 2019, Winnipeg, Manitoba, [Poster].
  3. Taplay, K., O’Keefe-McCarthy, S., Tyrer K. Reflection via simulation: Reflecting from the Patient’s Perspective. Walking the path: Exploring Reflection in Action. Spring Perspectives Conference, Center for Pedagogical Innovation, Brock University, May 7, 2019. [Oral]
  4. Muraca, V. & O’Keefe-McCarthy, S. Is Reality Orientation Therapy in Individuals with Dementia better than Aligning with their Delusions.  The Alberta Gerontological Society Conference, Calgary, Alberta, May 2-4, 2019. [Poster].
  5. Ostrowski, L., Lee, W.H., Tsang, J. & O’ Keefe-McCarthy, S. The Content Validity of the Prodromal Symptoms-Screening Scale [PS-SS]: An Expert Panel. Mapping New Knowledges, Brock University Graduate Research conference April 11, 2019. [Poster]
  6. O’Keefe-McCarthy, S., Sjaarda, V., Keeping-Burke, L., Taplay, K., , J., Glover, C., Norris, C., Price, J., Morris, S., Flynn-Bowman, A., Vasilaki, M., Hoelzli, J., Tandon, K., Campbell, M., Randall, J. Design of an Emergent Acute Heart Pain Application: Patient and Clinician Perspectives. Mapping New Knowledges, Brock University Graduate Research conference April 11, 2019. [Poster]
  7. O’ Keefe-McCarthy. S., Taplay, K., Keeping-Burke, L., Flynn-Bowman, A., Vasilaki,M. Norris, C., Glover, C., Tsang, J. & Price, J. Design of an Emergent Acute Heart Pain Application: Patient and Clinician Perspectives. The 40th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Canadian Pain Society, April 2-5, 2019, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. [Poster]
  8. O’Keefe-McCarthy. S., Taplay, K., Keeping-Burke, L., Flynn-Bowman, A., Vasilaki, M. & Salfi, J. Heart[♥-ART-INFORMED] Journey through Cardiac Pain: A Qualitative Artistic Interpretation, The 40th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Canadian Pain Society, April 2-5, 2019, Toronto Ontario, Canada. [Poster]
  9. Bowman, A., Rempel, L., O’Keefe-McCarthy, S., Volk, T. (2018). The DadRocks Study: A technology-based health promotion initiative to support fathers in the transition to parenthood. Workshop at Health Promotion Ontario Annual Conference, Toronto, Ontario, November 22, 2018. [Oral]
  10. O’Keefe-McCarthy, S., Flynn-Bowman, A., Keeping-Burke, L., Taplay, K., Stearne, K., Gibson, D., Barb Kennedy, B., Boyd, L., Chalmers, I., Sawdon, J., Vasilaki, M. & Randall, J. Turning Cardiac Health Education on its Head: A KTE Initiative based on the Educational Preferences of Clinicians and Women with Heart Disease. First Niagara Health Research Day, November 14, 2018 [Poster]
  11. Ostrowski, L., Lee, W.H., Tsang, J. & O’Keefe-McCarthy, S. The Content Validity of the Prodromal Symptoms-Screening Scale [PS-SS]: An Expert Panel. First Niagara Health Research Day, November 14, 2018 [Poster]
  12. O’Keefe-McCarthy, S., Taplay, K., Keeping-Burke, L., Ostrowksi, L., Vigo, J., Hoelzli, J., Flynn-Bowman, A., Vasilaski, M., Salfi, J., O’Leary, D. Catch Heart Disease Early! The Cardiac Prodromal Symptoms Screening Scale. First Niagara Health Research Day, November 14, 2018 [Poster]
  13. O’Keefe-McCarthy, S., Sjaarda, V., Keeping-Burke, L., Taplay, K., , J., Glover, C., Norris, C., Price, J., Morris, S., Flynn-Bowman, A.,Vasilaki, M., Hoelzli, J., Tandon, K., Campbell, M., Randall, J. Design of an Emergent Acute Heart Pain Application: Patient and Clinician Perspectives. First Niagara Health Research Day, November 14, 2018 [Poster]
  14. O’Keefe-McCarthy, S., Taplay, K., Keeping-Burke, L., Flynn-Bowman, A., Vasilaki, M., McCleary, L., Abernethy, J., Prentice, M.,Tyrer, K., & Salfi, J. Heart[♥-ART-INFORMED] Journey through Cardiac Pain: An Qualitative Artistic Interpretation. First Niagara Health Research Day, November 14, 2018 [Poster]
  15. Sheila O’Keefe-McCarthy RN PhD, Karyn Taplay RN PhD, Lisa Keeping- Burke RN PhD, Allison, Flynn-Bowman BA MA(c), Vanessa Sjaarda BScN (student), Lara Ostrowski BSc MPH, Abby McNaught BScN (student), Jenn Salfi, RN PhD. Arts-Informed analysis and dissemination to change perceptions of the Early Warning Signs of Heart Disease. Qualitative Research conference, Halifax Nova Scotia, October 25-26th, 2018.
  1. O’Keefe-McCarthy, S., Taplay, K., Keeping-Burke, L., Flynn-Bowman, A., Vasilaki, M., Prentice, M & Salfi., J. Heart [♥-ART-INFORMED] Journey through Cardiac PAIN: An Interpretation through use of Photography and Prose. 2018 Spring Conference Canadian Council of Cardiovascular Nurses, Niagara Falls, Ontario, May 25-26th, 2018. [Poster]
  2. O’Keefe-McCarthy, S, Keeping-Burke, L., Taplay, K., Glover, C., Norris, C., Price, J. Tsang, J., Morris, S., Kennedy, B., Stearne, K., Flynn-Bowman, A., Vasilaki, M., Vigo, J., Hoelzli, J., Randall, J. & O’Leary, D. An End User-Designed Application for Emergent Acute Heart Pain: The ACUTE-♥-PAIN APP! Phase I. 2018 Spring Conference Canadian Council of Cardiovascular Nurses, Niagara Falls, Ontario, May 25-26th, 2018. [Oral]
  3. O’Keefe-McCarthy, S. Buckle, A. Canadian Council of Cardiovascular Membership Incentive Highlighting a Mentor /Mentee Co-reciprocal Enriching Relationship. 2018 Spring Conference Canadian Council of Cardiovascular Nurses, Niagara Falls, Ontario, May 25-26th, 2018. [Workshop Oral]
  4. O’Keefe-McCarthy, S. Keeping-Burke, L. Taplay, K. Stearne, K. Gibson, D. Kennedy, B. Boyd, L. Chalmers, I. Sawdon, J. Flynn-Bowman, A. Vasilaki, M. Hoelzli, J., & Randall, J. Exploring the Educational Needs and Preferences of Women and Health Care Providers when Learning about Evidence on Cardiac Prodromal Warning Symptoms. 2018 Spring Conference Canadian Council of Cardiovascular Nurses, Niagara Falls, Ontario, May 25-26th, 2018. [Oral]
  5. O’Keefe-McCarthy, S., Keeping-Burke, L., Taplay, K., Flynn-Bowman, A., Vasilaki, M., Melanie Prentice & Salfi, J. Empathic and Compassionate Understanding of the Experience of Cardiac Pain through Poetry, Painting and Photography: An Artistic Interpretation. Submitted for consideration of poster presentation to the 23rd Annual Nursing Research Day, UNB, Fredericton, NB, May 11th, 2018 [Poster]
  6. O’Keefe-McCarthy, S., Keeping-Burke, L., Taplay, K., Vigo, J., Hoelzli, J., Crawford J. & Salfi, J., Randall, J. Rogers, T. & D. O’Leary. (2017). Exploring Differences in Cardiac Warning Signs Between Men and Women: Prior to a Major Cardiac Event. Canadian Council of Cardiovascular Nurses Scientific Conference,/Canadian Cardiovascular Congress, October 22-26th, 2017, Vancouver, BC.
  7. Buckle, A., Lewis-Demone, D., Atkinson, S., Griffiths, B., Jenkins, J., & O’Keefe-McCarthy, S. (2017). Investigation of provincial STEMI benchmarks in a rural Nova Scotia emergency department: A collaborative multidisciplinary approach. Canadian Council of Cardiovascular Nurses Scientific Conference,/Canadian Cardiovascular Congress, October 22-26th, 2017, Vancouver, BC.
  8. O’Keefe-McCarthy, S., Keeping-Burke, L., Taplay, K., Vigo, J., Crawford J. & Salfi, J., & Revision of the Cardiac Prodromal Symptoms Screening Scale: A Qualitative Exploration of Ischemic Symptomology. The Canadian Council of Cardiovascular Nurses Spring Conference. May 27-28th, 2017. Victoria, B.C. [Oral].
  9. Parry M, Bjoernnes AK, Clark H, Cooper L, Gordon A, Harvey P, Lalloo C, Leegaard M, LeFort S, McFetridge-Durdle J, McGillion M, O’Keefe-McCarthy S, Price J, Stinson J, Victor JC, & Watt-Watson J. Cardiac Pain in Women: An Iterative Process to Mapping the Evidence. Presented at the Canadian Pain Society Scientific Meeting, May 23-25, 2017. Halifax, Nova Scotia. [Poster].
  10. Jackson, KT, Manter, T, & O’Keefe-McCarthy, S. Why does it hurt so much? Understanding women’s experience of breastfeeding-related pain. Athens Institute for Education and Research, 3rd Annual International Conference in Nursing, Greece, May 10-14th, 2017 [Invited oral].
  11. Parry M, Bjørnnes AK, Ayala P, Clarke H, Cooper L, Gordon A, Harvey P, Lalloo C, Leegaard M, LeFort S, Lenton, E, McFetridge-Durdle J, McGillion M, O’Keefe-McCarthy S, Price J, Stinson J, Victor JC, & Watt-Watson J. Contextualizing Cardiac Pain in Women: An Evidence Map. Presented to the Collaborative Academic Practice Scientific Event, University Health Network, January 2017. Toronto, Canada.
  12. Jackson, KT, Manter, T, O’Keefe-McCarthy, S. Why does it hurt so much? Understanding women’s experience of breastfeeding-related pain. Arthur Labatt Family School of Nursing & Iota Omicron Chapter 29th Annual Research Conference, London ON. October 2016 [Poster].
  13. Taplay, K., O’Keefe-McCarthy, S., Moore, J., Horsley, Tyrer, K. Debriefing-Re-Imagining Reflective Practice through the Patient’s Lens. An Innovative Data Collection Technique. Qualitative Health Research Conference, Vancouver, BC, Canada, October 15, 2016 [Oral].
  14. Tyrer, K., Taplay, K., Horsely, E., O’Keefe-McCarthy, S. Shift in Perspective: Reflection from the Patient’s View Point (Pilot). SIM-one Expo, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, October 6th-7th, 2016. [Poster]
  15. Taplay, K., Tyrer, K., Horsley, E., & O’Keefe-McCarthy, S. Implementing GoPro® technology in simulation to enrich reflective practice among student nurses. SIM-one Expo, Toronto, Ontario, October 6th-7th, 2016. [Workshop-Oral].
  16. O’Keefe-McCarthy S. & Keeping-Burke, L. Clarity, Intrigue and Innovation: Tips for a Successful CCCN Grant Application. Canadian Council of Cardiovascular Nurses, Spring Conference, Halifax, Nova Scotia, May 27-28th, 2016. [Workshop-Oral].
  17. O’Keefe-McCarthy, S., McGillion, M., Clarke, S. Victor, J.C., Rizza, S. & McFetridge-Durdle, J. Characteristics of Acute Chest Pain in Men and Women with Acute Coronary Syndromes: A Complex Pain Presentation. The 39th Annual Canadian Pain Society Meeting, May 24-26, 2016. Vancouver, B.C. [Oral].
  18. O’Keefe-McCarthy, S., Sawhney, M & Gelinas, C. Research on Acute Pain: Trends and Future Concerns. The 39th Annual Canadian Pain Society Meeting, May 24-26, 2016. Vancouver, B.C. [Symposia-Chair-Oral].
  19. O’Keefe-McCarthy, S., McGillion, M. Clarke, S. Victor, J.C., Rizza, S., & McFetridge, Durdle, J. Acute and Neuropathic Pain Characteristics Observed in Men and Women with Acute Coronary Syndromes. Canadian Council of Cardiovascular Nurses, Spring Conference, Halifax, Nova Scotia, May 27-28th, 2016 [Oral].
  20. McGillion, M., Carroll, S., Jolicoeur, E.M., O’Keefe-McCarthy, S., Pilote, L., Arthur, H.M. Evaluation of a Web-Based Cardiac Pain Knowledge Dissemination Platform Fueled By Social Media. American Heart Association Scientific Sessions, Orlando, Florida, Nov 7-11, 2015. [Oral]
  21. O’Keefe-McCarthy, S. & Guo, S-L. Prodromal Symptoms Screening Scale (PS-SS) Psychometric Assessment. Canadian Cardiovascular Congress, Canadian Council of Cardiovascular nurses-Scientific Sessions, Toronto, Ontario, October 24-27th, 2015. [Poster].
  22. McGillion, M., Carroll, Sl., Jolicoeur, E.M. O’Keefe-McCarthy, S., Pilote, L., Arthur, H.M. Dissemination of a novel web-based cardiac resource centre fueled by social media. BACPR Annual Conference, Manchester UK, October 1-2, 2015. [Oral].
  23. Ready, L. & O’Keefe-McCarthy, S. Prodromal Symptoms-A Complicated Clinical Challenge. Canadian Pain Society 36th Annual Meeting, Charlottetown, PEI, May 20-23, 2015. [Poster].
  24. O’Keefe-McCarthy, S., & Guo, S-L. The reliability and validity of the Prodromal Symptoms-Screening Scale. Canadian Pain Society 36th Annual Meeting, Charlottetown, PEI, May 20-23, 2015.
  25. O’Keefe-McCarthy S., McGillion, M., Victor, J.C., J., Jones, & McFetridge-Durdle, J. Prodromal Headaches, Sleep disturbances and Anxiety predict acute ischemic pain related to an Acute Coronary Syndrome Episode. Western University, Labatt School of Nursing, 28th Nursing Research Conference, May 1, 2015.
  26. O’Keefe-McCarthy, S., & Ready, L. Impact of Prodromal Symptoms on Future Adverse Cardiac-Related Events. Western University, Labatt School of Nursing, 28th Nursing Research Conference, May 1, 2015.
  27. Ready, L. & O’Keefe-McCarthy, S. Prodromal Symptoms-A Complicated Clinical Challenge: A Case Study. Kingston General Hospital-Nursing Research Conference, March 5, 2015.
  28. O’Keefe-McCarthy S., McGillion, M., Victor, J.C., J., Jones, & McFetridge-Durdle, J. Prodromal Symptoms associated with Acute Coronary Syndrome Acute Symptom Presentation. Kingston General Hospital-Nursing Research Conference, March 5, 2015. [Best Poster Presentation Award]
  29. O’Keefe-McCarthy, S., & Ready, L. Impact of Prodromal Symptoms on Future Adverse Cardiac-Related Events: A Systematic Review. Kingston General Hospital-Nursing Research Conference, March 5, 2015.
  30. O’Keefe-McCarthy, S., McGillion, M, Clarke, S., & McFetridge-Durdle, J. Cardiac-related prodromal symptoms, acute pain and anxiety in rural acute coronary syndrome patients. In the Canadian Cardiovascular Congress, Canadian Council of Cardiovascular Nurses, Scientific Sessions, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, October, 16-20, 2014.
  31. McGillion, M., Pilote, L., Jolicoeur, E M., Parker, J., Arthur, H., O’Keefe-McCarthy, S., Oliver, S., Kitch, R., Carroll, S., Nattel, S. & Dallessio, K. Interim Performance metrics of an innovative, web-based Canadian Journal of Cardiology Knowledge Dissemination Platform. In the Canadian Cardiovascular Congress, Scientific Sessions, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, October, 16-20, 2014.
  32. Parry, M., Neilson, C., O’Keefe-McCarthy, S., van Lien, R., & Meijer, J. Outpatient assessment of hemodynamic and autonomic function in advanced heart failure using ambulatory impedance cardiography. Canadian Diabetic Association Conference. Winnipeg, Manitoba, October 22-25, 2014.
  33. O’Keefe-McCarthy, S., McGillion, M, Nelson, S., Clarke, S., & McFetridge-Durdle, J. Pain and anxiety in     rural acute coronary syndrome patients awaiting transfer for diagnostic cardiac catheterization. In the 35th Canadian Pain Society Annual Conference, Quebec City, Quebec, May 20-23, 2014.
  34. O’Keefe-McCarthy, S. & Ready, L. Impact of prodromal symptoms on future adverse cardiac events: A systematic review. In the 35th Canadian Pain Society Annual Conference, Quebec City, Quebec, May 20-23, 2014.
  35. Ready, L. & O’Keefe-McCarthy, S. Prodromal Symptoms-A Complicated Clinical Challenge: A Case Study. 17th Annual Ontario Family Practice Nursing Conference, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, May 2-3, 2014.
  36. McGillion, M., Victor, JC., Carroll, SL., Metcalfe, K., O’Keefe-McCarthy, S.,, N., & Jolicoeur, E.M. Validation of a novel method to convert continuous outcome data into expression of absolute risk for presentation in patient decision aids. 33rd annual scientific meeting of the American Pain Society, Tampa Florida, April 30, 2015.
  37. O’Keefe-McCarthy, S., McGillion, M., Nelson, S., Clarke, S., & McFetridge-Durdle. Pain and Anxiety in Rural Acute Coronary Syndrome Patients Awaiting Transfer for Diagnostic Cardiac Catheterization: A Descriptive-Correlational Study. Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Society 42nd Biennial Convention, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA, November 16-18, 2013.
  38. O’Keefe-McCarthy, S., Ready, L., Green, L., Burns-West, J., Andrews, G., Mulock, J., Trotter, J., O’Sullivan, T., Kay, A., & Richard, C. The Predictive Value of Prodromal Symptoms on Future Cardiac-Related Events. Vascular 2013: Canadian Cardiovascular Congress, Montreal Quebec, Oct. 16-20, 2013.
  39. O’Keefe-McCarthy, S., McGillion, M., Nelson, S., Victor, J.C., Clarke, S., McFetridge-Durdle, J., Jones, J., Smith Romeril, C., Overhoff, A., Moore, C., Little, C., Kennedy, K., Hoar, L., & Porter, J. The prevalence and Influence of Cardiac Prodromal Symptoms in Men and Women on Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS) Pain Severity. Vascular 2013: Canadian Cardiovascular Congress, Montreal Quebec, Oct. 16-20, 2013.
  40. Janmohamed, N., McGillion, M., & O’Keefe-McCarthy, S. Implementing Cardiovascular Nursing Research in Practice: A hands-on Workshop. Vascular 2013: Canadian Cardiovascular Congress, Canadian Council of Cardiovascular Nurses, Scientific Sessions, Montreal Quebec, Oct. 16-20, 2013.
  41. McGillion, J. Victor, L. Diemert, S. L. Carroll, D. Stacey, K. Metcalfe, O’Keefe-McCarthy, N. Jamal, S. Gershman, E. M. Jolicoeur, & H.M Arthur. Using continuous cardiovascular outcome data to estimate absolute risk and benefit associated with treatment options for refractory angina: Application of a proposed method based on normal distribution theory. Vascular 2013: Canadian Cardiovascular Congress, Montreal Quebec, Oct. 16-20, 2013.
  42. McGillion, JC Victor, S. Carroll, D. Stacey, O’Keefe-McCarthy, N. Jamal, S. Gershman, M. Jolicoeur, & Arthur, H. Expressing continuous cardiovascular outcome data in absolute terms for use in treatment decision aids: Validation of a proposed method. American Heart Association, Council on Quality Care Outcome Research (QCOR), Baltimore, USA May 15-17, 2013
  43. O’Keefe-McCarthy, S., McGillion, M., Victor, J.C., Nelson, S., Clarke, S., & McFetridge-Durdle J. The influence of prodromal symptoms on acute coronary syndrome pain severity. The 33rd Canadian Pain Society Annual Conference, Winnipeg, Manitoba, May 8-12, 2013.
  44. McGillion, M., O’Keefe-McCarthy, S., Carroll, S.L., Victor, J.C., Watt-Watson, J., Cosman, T., Cook, A., Arthur, H., Self-management training improves chronic angina symptoms and aspects of psychological burden. American Heart Association Scientific Sessions, November 4-7 2012, Los Angeles, California, USA.
  45. McGillion, M., O’Keefe-McCarthy, S., Carroll, S.L., Victor, J.C., Watt-Watson, J., Cosman, T., Cook, A., Arthur, H., Self-management training for chronic stable angina. Canadian Cardiovascular Congress, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, October 27-31, 2012.
  46. O’Keefe-McCarthy, S., McGillion, M, Nelson, S., Clarke, S., McFetridge-Durdle, J. & Watt-Watson, J. Content Validity of the Toronto Pain Management Inventory-Acute Coronary Syndrome Version (TPMI-ACS). The Canadian Council of Cardiovascular Nurses Annual Meetings and Scientific Sessions at the Canadian Cardiovascular Congress, Toronto, Ontario, October 27-31, 2012.
  47. O’Keefe-McCarthy S., McGillion, M., Nelson.S., Clarke, S., McFetridge-Durdle, J., & Watt-Watson, J. Content Validity of the Toronto Pain Management Inventory- Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS) Version. The 32nd Canadian Pain Society Annual Conference, Whistler, British Columbia, May 23-26, 2012.
  48. O’Keefe-McCarthy, S., McGillion, M, Nelson, S., Clarke, S., Jones, J., Rizza, S. & McFetridge-Durdle, J. Cardiac Pain and Anxiety in Acute Coronary Syndrome: Patient and Clinician Perspectives. The Canadian Council of Cardiovascular Nurses Annual Meetings and Scientific Sessions, Vancouver, B.C., Canada, October 23-25, 2011.
  49. O’Keefe-McCarthy, S. & McFetridge-Durdle, J. Systematic Review of Hemodynamic Function during Pain and Anxiety in Coronary Artery Disease. The 31st Annual British Pain Society Scientific Conference, Edinburgh, Scotland. June 21-24, 2011.
  50. O’Keefe-McCarthy, S. McGillion, M., Nelson, S., Clarke, S., Rizza, S. & McFetridge-Durdle, J. Patient and Clinician Perspectives of Acute Coronary Syndrome Pain and Anxiety and Associated Management. The 31st Canadian Pain Society Annual Conference, Niagara Falls, Ontario, April 12-16, 2011.
  51. O’Keefe-McCarthy, S. McGillion, M., Nelson, S., Clarke, S., Rizza, S. & McFetridge-Durdle, J. Acute Coronary Syndrome Pain and Anxiety: Patient and Clinician Perspectives. The 13th International Association for the Study of Pain Congress Proceedings, Montreal, Canada. August 29-September 2, 2010.
  52. McGillion, M. H., Watt-Watson, J., Hunter, J., Stinson, J., Campbell, F. Grad, H., Cameron, A., Raman-Wilms, L., Dao, T., Lax, L., O’Keefe-McCarthy, S., Cockburn, L., Davies, R., Shobbrook, C. & Rose, L. The University of Toronto interfaculty pain curriculum simulation trial. The 13th International Association for the Study of Pain Congress, Montreal, Canada. August 29-September 2, 2010.
  53. McGillion, M. H., Watt-Watson, J., Hunter, J., Stinson, J., Campbell, F. Grad, H., Cameron, A., Raman-Wilms, L., Dao, T., Lax, L., O’Keefe-McCarthy, S., Cockburn, L., Davies, R., Shobbrook, C. & Rose, L. The experience of learners in the University of Toronto interfaculty pain curriculum simulation trial. The 30th Annual Canadian Pain Society Scientific Conference, Calgary, Alberta, Canada. May 12-15, 2010.
  54. O’Keefe-McCarthy, S. & McFetridge-Durdle, J. Cardiovascular function during pain: Comparing hemodynamic change in healthy adults versus those with coronary artery disease. The 30th Annual Canadian Pain Society Scientific Conference, Calgary, Alberta, Canada. May 12-15, 2010.
  55. O’Keefe-McCarthy, S. & Price J.A.D. (2009). Cardiac pain: A hidden bias against women. The 29th Annual Canadian Pain Society Conference. Quebec, Canada, May 27-30. 2009.
  56. O’Keefe-McCarthy S., McFetridge-Durdle, J. (2009). Cardiovascular hemodynamics during pain in healthy persons and in persons with ischemic heart disease. The 9th Annual Spring Meeting of Cardiovascular Nursing, of the European Society of Cardiology Council on Cardiovascular Nursing and Allied Professions Conference, Dublin Ireland, April 24-25, 2009.
  57. O’Keefe-McCarthy, S. & McFetridge-Durdle, J. (2009). Impedance cardiography: Novel technology to measure hemodynamics in cardiovascular populations. The 9th Annual Spring Meeting of Cardiovascular Nursing, of the European Society of Cardiology Council on Cardiovascular Nursing and Allied Professions Conference, Dublin Ireland, April 24-25, 2009.
  58. O’Keefe-McCarthy, S., & McFetridge-Durdle, J. (2008). The clinical application of impedance cardiography in the assessment, diagnosis, and management of acute coronary syndrome: A literature review. The 19th Annual Cardiac Care Conference, Kingston, Ontario, November 21, 2008.
  59. O’Keefe-McCarthy, S. (2008). Women’s experiences of cardiac pain: A literature review. The Canadian Council of Cardiovascular Nurses Annual Meetings and Scientific Sessions, Toronto, Canada, October 27, 2008.
  60. O’Keefe-McCarthy, S. (2008). Women’s experiences of cardiac pain: A qualitative inquiry. 5th International Council of Nurses International Nurse Practitioner/Advanced Practice Nursing Network (INP/APNN) Conference, Toronto, Canada, Sept 18, 2008.
  61. O’Keefe-McCarthy, S. (2008). Women’s experiences of cardiac pain: A qualitative inquiry. 8th Annual Spring Meeting of Cardiovascular Nursing, of the European Society of Cardiology Council on Cardiovascular Nursing and Allied Professions Conference, Malmo Sweden, March 14-15, 2008.
  62. O’Keefe-McCarthy, S. & Price, J. (2008) A qualitative study of women’s experiences of cardiac pain post intervention. 8th Annual Spring Meeting of Cardiovascular Nursing, of the European Society of Cardiology Council on Cardiovascular Nursing and Allied Professions Conference, Malmo Sweden, March 14-15, 2008.
  63. O’Keefe-McCarthy, S., Santiago, C., & Lau, G., (2007). Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia: Bundled Strategies-An Evidence-Based Practice. Third Research Education Information Day, St. Michael’s Hospital, Toronto, Canada, November 23, 2007.
  64. O’Keefe-McCarthy,, Santiago, C., & Lau, G., (2007). Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia: Bundled Strategies- An Evidence- Based Practice. 39th Biennial Sigma Theta Tau International Conference- Baltimore Maryland, USA, November 2-5, 2007.
  65. O’Keefe-McCarthy, S. (2007). Women’s Experiences of Cardiac Pain- A Qualitative Inquiry. Third Advanced Nursing Practice Scholarship Symposium, Toronto, Canada, June 17, 2007.
  66. O’Keefe-McCarthy, S., (2006). Evidence-Based Nursing Strategies to Prevent Ventilator-Acquired Pneumonia. Dynamics: The Official Journal of the Canadian Association of Critical Care Nurses. 17 (1), 8-11.
  67. Macdonald, G., Burcher, B., O’Keefe-McCarthy, S., Rossen, B., Sullivan, J., & Watson J. (2006). Senior Integrative Practicum: Transformations for Success. First International Second-Entry Baccalaureate Nursing Education Symposium- Toronto, Canada, October, 23, 2006.
  68. Macdonald, G., & O’Keefe-McCarthy, S. (2005). One Faculty-TA Relationship-Narratives of Mentoring. CASN-Nurse Educators Conference, Montreal Quebec, November 23-26, 2005.
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