The Evidence to Innovation Theme at BC Children’s Hospital presents:

To Succeed, We Must Often Fail
A general audience talk about research, success and what makes one successful in their careers

Speaker: Dr. Mohit Bhandari, MD, PhD
Professor and Academic Chair-Orthopaedic Surgery, McMaster University;
Editor-in-chief, Orthoevidence

Schedule -

The seminar is scheduled for Thursday, November 24, 11:00am - 12:00 pm at the Chan Centre for Family Health Education (Map), BC Children's Hospital. Lunch will be provided.

Please RSVP to E2i@bcchr.ca.


Discovery Talks is accredited as a self-approved group learning activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. CME credits are available for all participants.

About the Speaker -

Dr. Bhandari is a full Professor and Academic Chair of the Division of Orthopaedic Surgery at McMaster University and a distinguished Canada Research Chair in Musculoskeletal Trauma. He has also completed a Master’s Degree in Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics at McMaster and a Doctorate (PhD) of Clinical Sciences at Goteburg University in Sweden.

His research interests include the management of patients with traumatic injuries, and most recently, he has shifted his focus to identifying and assisting women with these injuries resulting from intimate partner violence. Most regard Dr. Bhandari as the foremost authority in the translation of knowledge from Orthopaedic research to clinical practice (Evidence-Based Orthopaedics).


Discovery Talks are the research community's international seminar series. Featuring influential research leaders from around the globe, the series promotes knowledge exchange, fosters international collaborations and showcases the latest innovations in research.

Video recordings of these lectures are available online: Video Library. These may be useful for classes, or of interest to those who are unable to attend events. 

For the latest information on program developments contact reseduc@bcchr.ca to be added to the mailing list.