Our Team

Our team currently consists of the following individuals:

Jeffrey P. Ludemann, MDCM, FRCSC

Attending, BC Children’s Hospital ENT Clinic, Vancouver
Associate Clinical Professor of Otolaryngology
The University of British Columbia

Samson M. Nashon, EdD

Professor and Deputy Head
Department of Curriculum and Pedagogy
Faculty of Education
The University of British Columbia

J. Douglas Adler, PhD

Lecturer/ Laboratory Coordinator
Department of Curriculum and Pedagogy
Faculty of Education
The University of British Columbia

Nathan O’Hara

Program Coordinator
Office of Pediatric Surgical Evaluation and Innovation
British Columbia Children’s Hospital

Tin Jasinovic

Research Assistant
British Columbia Children’s Hospital
Medical Student
The University of British Columbia

Alex Rakic

Website Designer and Developer
Rakic Creative

Did You Know?!

The presence of older siblings in the household increases the risk for choking, possibly because toys and other objects with small parts are more likely to be present and caregiving activities, such as feeding, to be undertaken by older siblings.[Ref:44]