Scientific Program

Committee Meetings June 22

Committee Meetings

TIME SESSION LOCATION

1000-1200

CCMG Board of Directors

 

1300-1430

Policy & By-Laws Committee

 

Laboratory Practice Committee

 

1430-1600

Scientific Program Committee

 

Training Committee

 

Exam Advisory Committee

 

Clinical Practice Committee

 

1600-1730

NGS Laboratory Working Group

 

Credentials Committee

 

Accreditation of Centres Committee

 

Awards & Nominations Committee

 

Metabolics Committee

 

1730

Free Evening to Explore Niagara Falls

 

June 23

TIME SESSION LOCATION

0730-0830 

Industry Sponsored Breakfast Symposium

 
0830-0840 Welcome Remarks
CCMG President Tracy Stockley & CAP-ACP President Rosemary Henderson
 

0845-1000

Human pathology revisited through clinical genomics
Fowzan Sami Alkuraya

 

1000-1030

Refreshment Break

Exhibit Hall
1030-1200 Concurrent Breakout Sessions 1 & 2  
1030-1200

Clinical/Biochemical breakout
David Chitayat, William Gibson

Molecular/Cytogenetics breakout
Dennis Bulman, Han Lin
 
1200-1330 Lunch With Exhibitors  
1330-1630 Mitochondrial Symposium 1 - Chair: Margaret Nowaczyk  
1330-1425

Mitochondrial cytopathies - overview and treatment options.
Mark Tarnopolsky

 
1425-1445 Biochemical enzyme testing for mitochondrial diseases in the era of molecular testing. - Lauren MacNeil  
1445-1500 Trainee Oral Presentation  
1500-1530 Refreshment Break Exhibit Hall
1530-1550 The science behind diagnosing and preventing mitochondrial disorders.
Stacey Hume
 
1550-1610 Ethical and Legal Implications of Mitochondrial Replacement Therapy (MRT).
Forough Noohi
 
1610-1630

Panel Discussion
Neal Sondheimer, Lauren MacNeil, Stacey Hume, Forough Noohi

 
1815 Buses to Peller Estates  
1900-2100 President’s Reception Peller Estates

June 24

TIME SESSION LOCATION

0730-0830

Industry Sponsored Breakfast Symposium

 

0845-1215

Education: Teaching in the 21st Century Symposium 2 - Chair: Dr. Jennifer MacKenzie
Kathleen Bone
 

0845-0925

Competence by Design: Philosophy, Principles and Practice - Jonathan Sherbino  

0925-1005

Intergenerational Communication - Bridging the Gap in Healthcare Education - Dr. Jennifer MacKenzie  

1005-1035

Refreshment Break Exhibit Hall

1035-1055

Giving Feedback - Denyse Richardson  

1055-1115

How to Apply CBC to Dysmorphology and Genetic Counselling - Linlea Armstrong  
1115-1135 CBD in Laboratory Education - Sherryl Taylor  
1135-1215

Panel Discussion

Panelists: Jonathan Sherbino, Dr. Jennifer MacKenzie, Denyse Richardson, Linlea Armstrong, Sherryl Taylor

 
1215-1345 Lunch With Exhibitors  
1345-1715

Forensics Symposium 3 - Forensic DNA Analysis and Data Curation in North America - Chair: William Gibson

 

1345-1430

Legal, Ethical and Social Implications of Expanding Canada’s National DNA Databank - Patricia Kosseim  
1430-1515 Forensic Genetics using Kinship Analysis and Ancestry Searching: The Intersection of Science, Law, and Policy - Frederick R. Bieber  
1515-1545 Refreshment Break Exhibit Hall
1545-1600 Trainee Oral Presentation  
1600-1635 DNA Testing in Support of Criminal and Other Investigations at Ontario's Centre of Forensic Sciences - Jack Laird  
1635-1715

Panel Discussion

Panelists: Frederick R. Bieber, Patricia Kosseim, Jack Laird

 
1715-1830

Wine & Cheese

The Exhibitors invite all delegates to enjoy an elegant wine and cheese reception held in the exhibit hall. Show your appreciation to our industry partners for their generous support of the CCMG/CAP-ACP Annual Meeting. All participants are welcome to attend; no charge

Exhibit Hall
1830-1930 Poster Viewing Exhibit Hall

June 25

TIME SESSION LOCATION

0730-0830

Industry Sponsored Breakfast Symposium  

0845-1215

Immunogenetics / Cancer Symposium 4 - Chair: David Chitayat  

0845-0930

The genetic landscape of severe combined immune deficiency in the era of newborn screening and high throughput genomic analysis - Luigi D. Notarangelo  

0930-1015

Immunogenetics of B-cell related diseases - Eyal Grunebaum  

1015-1045

Refreshment Break Exhibitor Hall

1045-1100

Trainee Oral Presentation  

1100-1135

Immunogenetics / Cancer Tuberculosis : a genetic disorder - Stephanie Boisson-Dupuis  

1135-1215

Immunogenetics in early onset inflammatory bowel diseases - Alexio Muise  
1215-1345

Award Presentation & Lunch followed by the CCMG Annual General Meeting

Hammerton Award Presentation – TBD
Founders’ Award Presentation – TBD

 
1345-1815

Concurrent Sessions

 
1345-1815

Workshop 1: Tumor-First Testing Workshop: Somatic and Germline Cancers - Tracy Stockley

Moderator: Tracy Stockley

Workshop 2: Coding Variants Without Coding: The Clinical Geneticist and the .vcf file

Moderator: William Gibson

Fellow Breakout Session  
1545-1615 Refreshment Break Exhibitor Hall
1845 Shuttles to Queen Victoria Place Restaurant - Join us for a very special evening that will include a delicious dinner and award presentations.   
1900

Reception & Dinner at Queen Victoria Place Restaurant