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Katie  O'Hearn
Research Manager
Research Focus:
Pediatric critical care

Katie O'Hearn

Pediatric Subgroup (CCCPEDS), Research Coordinators Group (CCCRCG)

I am the research manager for the PICU at CHEO. I am also the co-chair for the Canadian Critical Care Research Coordinator Group and the Chair of the Network of Networks Research Coordinator Working Group. I am currently coordinating two large-scale multi-centre RCTs (SHIPSS and VITdALIZE-KIDS) and lead my own research program focused on assent in pediatric critical care research. 

Recent work

O'Hearn K, Shaheen-Hussain S, Muttalib F. Amplifying voices: providing quality critical care to Canada's remote and rural children during pediatric transport. CJEM. 2022 Apr;24(3):243-244. doi: 10.1007/s43678-022-00300-5. Epub 2022 Apr 11. PMID: 35403989 

O’Hearn, K, Gibson J, Krewulak K, Porteous R, Saigle V, Sampson M, Tsampalieros A, Barrowman N, Cameron S, and the Canadian Critical Care Trials Group. Consent models in Canadian critical care randomized controlled trials: A scoping review. Canadian Journal of Anesthesia/Journal canadien d’anesthésie. 2022 Apr;69(4):513-526. English. doi: 10.1007/s12630-021-02176-y. Epub 2021 Dec 14. PMID: 34907503.