Biography

Nicole joined the Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology at the University of British Columbia, St. Paul’s Hospital in 2012. In this role she was responsible for a multitude of projects which included a multicentre randomized controlled trial amongst other projects. As of July 2016 she took on the role of research manager at St. Paul’s Hospital. She works with medical students, undergraduate students, residents, clinicians and clinician – researchers to support their research and research training. She is also a member of the Fred Bryans Faculty Research Forum planning committee as well as on the Resident Research Advisory Committee.

Publications

Choi HK, Burns LC, Shojania K, Koenig N, Reid G, Abufayyah M, Law G, Kydd AS, Ouellette H, Nicolaou S. Ann Rheum Dis. 2012 Sep;71(9):1466-71.

Geoffrion R, Hyakutake M, Koenig N, Lee T, Cundiff G. Bilateral sacrospinous vault fixation with tailored synthetic mesh arms: clinical outcomes at one year. J Obstet Gynaecol Can. 2015 Feb;37(2):129-37.

Darren Lazare MD, Stephen Kaye MD, Momoe Hyakutake MD, Roxana Geoffrion MD, Nicole A. Koenig BA, Geoffrey W. Cundiff MD. Patient Outcomes and morbidity in the management of pain following incontinence surgery using synthetic grafts. Presented at SGS Aug 2014.

Hyakutake M, Koenig N, Baerg L, Cundiff GW, Geoffrion R. Prenatal Pelvic Floor Education: What information do providers give their patients? Poster Presentation at SOGC June 2014.

Geoffrion R, Suen M, Koenig N, Yong P, Brennand E, Mehra N, Larouche M, Lee T, Todd N. Teaching vaginal surgery to junior residents: initial validation of 3 novel procedure-specific low fidelity models. J Obstet Gynaecol Can. suppl 2015

Larouche M, Geoffrion R, Lazare D, Clancy A, Lee T, Koenig NA, Cundiff GW, Stothers L. Mid-YouTube slings: Do social media provide quality information about mid-urethral slings? J Min Invasive Gynecol 2015;22(3):S50

Hyakutake MT, Han V, Cundiff GW, Baerg L, Koenig NA, Lee T, Geoffrion R. Pelvic floor health education: Can a workshop enhance patient counseling during pregnancy? Female Pelvic Med Reconstr Surg. 2016 Sep-Oct; 22(5):336-9

Geoffrion R, Suen M, Koenig N, Yong P, Brennand E, Mehra N, Larouche M, Lee T, Todd N. Teaching vaginal surgery to junior residents: initial validation of 3 novel procedure-specific low fidelity models. J Surg Educ 2016;73(1):157-61.

Larouche M, Geoffrion R, Lazare D, Clancy A, Lee T, Koenig NA, Cundiff GW, Stothers L. Mid-YouTube slings: Do social media provide quality information about mid-urethral slings? J Min Invasive Gynecol 2015;22(3):S50

Larouche M, Geoffrion R, Lazare D, Clancy A, Lee T, Koenig NA, Cundiff GW, Stothers L. Mid-urethral slings on YouTube: quality information on the Internet? Int Urogynecol J. 2016;27(6):903-8.

Li Yun Fong RJ, Larouche M, Hyakutake M, Koenig NA, Lovatt C, Geoffrion R, Brotto LA, Lee T, Cundiff GW. Is your sex life over if you have a pelvic floor disorder? J Obstet Gynaecol Can 2016;38(5):492-3

Larouche M, Brotto L, Koenig NA, Lee T, Cundiff GW, Geoffrion R. The mind-body connection after surgery for pelvic floor disorders: fact or fiction. J Obstet Gynaecol Can 2016;38(5):490-1

Geoffrion R, Louie K, Hyakutake MT, Koenig NA, Lee T, Filipenko JD. Study of Prolapse-Induced Cervical Elongation. J Obstet Gynaecol Can. 2016 Mar;38(3):265-9

Li-Yun-Fong RJ, Larouche M, Hyakutake M, Koenig N, Lovatt C, Geoffrion R, Brotto LA, Lee T, Cundiff GW. Is Pelvic Floor Dysfunction an Independent Threat to Sexual Function? A Cross-Sectional Study in Women With Pelvic Floor Dysfunction. J Sex Med. 2017 Feb;14(2):226-237.

2015 OBGYN Staff Service Award