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2011 CSCI/CITAC AGM Agenda, Ottawa, ON

Annual Meetings - Annual General Meetings


CSCI/CITAC Annual Conference and Young Investigators Forum 2011

September 12, 2011

Location - Delta Ottawa City Centre

0800 - 1000  Poster Set-up - Panorama
0800 - 1000  Breakfast & Registration -- Penthouse Foyer
1010 - 1200 "Perspectives on Clinician-Scientist Training" - Breakout Sessions

  • The Start of Clinician-Scientist Training (Topics for junior trainees) - Capitale
    • Session Chair - Braedon McDonald, CITAC VP internal
    • Dr. Michael Schlossmacher, MD, Canada Research Chair in Parkinson Disease, MD/PhD Program Director University of Ottawa
    • Dr. Warren Lee, MD, PhD, Department of Medicine, University of Toronto
  • Starting Your Career (Topics for senior MD/PhD students, CIP students and those beginning careers in clinician-science) - Bytowne
    • Session Chair - Mike Berger, CITAC President
    • Dr. Eve Tsai, MD, PhD, Division of Neurosurgery, University of Ottawa
    • Dr. Catherine Hayward, MD, PhD, Pathology and Molecular Medicine, McMaster University

 

1200 - 1300  Lunch - Penthouse Foyer

1300 - 1520  YIF Poster Session - Panorama
1520 - 1600  Welcome, Opening Remarks, Mike Berger, CITAC President

  • Strength in numbers: “Growth of Canadian Clinician Investigator Training - Pinnacle
    • Jillian Belrose, CITAC VP External (elect)

1600 - 1800  Keynote Presentation
The Role of Government and Regulatory Organizations in Shaping the Environment of Clinician-Science in Canada
Session Chairs: Braedon McDonald, CITAC VP-internal; Mike Berger, CITAC President

  • Dr. Ken Scott, MD, Senior Medical Advisor to the Assistant Deputy Minister of Infectious Disease Prevention and Control
  • Dr. Irving Gold, PhD, VP of External Affairs, The Association of Faculties of Medicine in Canada
  • Dr. Joseph Pater, MD, MSc, Former VP of Clinical and Translational Research, CancerCare Ontario
  • Dr. Alain Beaudet, MD, PhD, President of the Canadian Institutes of Health Research

1800 - 1930  Wine and Cheese Mentorship Reception - Penthouse Foyer
1930            Dinner and Evening Social

September 13, 2012

Location - Crowne Plaza

0730 - 0930  CSCI Council Meeting (by invitation; working breakfast) – Cartier
0800 - 1000  CITAC Executive Council Meeting – Pinnacle
(Current executive members only)
CITAC Breakfast – Penthouse Foyer
0930 - 1200  CITAC All-Member Meeting “all CITAC members are invited –Pinnacle lunch to follow” – Penthouse Foyer
0930 - 1100  MD/PHD Directors Meeting – Cartier
1000 - 1200  CITAC “All-member Meeting” – Pinnacle (All conference delegates welcome)

  • Mike Berger, MD/PhD Candidate, University of Western Ontario, CITAC President
    • Activities in 2010-2011
  • Braedon Macdonald, MD/PhD Candidate, University of Calgary
    • CITAC elections and local mentorship activities
  • Sagar Dugani, MD/PhD Candidate, University of Toronto
    • CITAC President-elect: Overview of CITAC activities for 2011 – 2012

1100 - 1300  CIP Committee Meeting (by invitation, working lunch) – Capitale
1200 - 1300  Lunch (CSCI members on your own)
1300 - 1345  Combined CIP and MD/PhD Program Directors meeting – Capitale
1350 - 1450  (3) YIF Oral Presentations - Pinnacle (12 min Oral – 8 min Q&A)
1450 - 1550  Poster Presentations
1550 - 1650 (3) YIF Oral Presentations - Pinnacle (12 min Oral – 8 min Q&A)
1700 - 1800 CSCI/RCPSC Henry Friesen Award and Lecture - Pinnacle

  • Dr. Fernand Labrie, Université de Laval
    • “Intracrinology, its major role in menopause and breast and prostate cancer”

1800 - 1900  Reception - Pinnacle Foyer
1900 - 2100  CSCI Annual Dinner – Pinnacle

  • Dr. Robert Sladek, McGill University – 2011 Joe Doupe Young
    • Investigator Award; “Sweet genes – genome-wide approaches to Type 2 diabetes”

 

September 14, 2011

Location - Delta Ottawa City Centre

0800 - 0845  CSCI Annual Business Meeting (CSCI members only) – Cartier
0800 - 1000  Breakfast
0900 - 1015  President’s Forum (6 Poster Presentations/PowerPoint)
  • Speakers/Trainees TBD at the YIF (5 min Oral – 4 min Q&A)
1015 - 1120  Distinguished Scientist Award and Lecture – Pinnacle
  • Dr. Katherine Borden, Université de Montréal
    • “Targeting the oncogene eIF4E in cancer: from the bench to clinical trials”
    • Chair – Dr. Stephen Pasternak

1200 - 1300  LUNCH (Mentorship) – Panorama

Transfer to the Chateau Laurier for afternoon presentations

1330            The Role of the Public in Influencing Publicly funded Research - Drawing Room

  • Co-chairs:Dr. Aubie Angel (FCIHR), Dr. Bing Gan (CSCI)

1330             Introductory Remarks

  • FCIHR President- Dr. Aubie Angel
  • CSCI President- Dr. Bing Siang Gan

1330 - 1355  Title TBA – University
1355 - 1400  Discussion – Q&A, Chair: Dr. Bing Gan, Dr. Aubie Angel
1410 - 1435  “Engaging the community in your research program: Going where angels fear to tread – Is it worth the investment?”

  • Dr. Sean Rourke - University

1435 - 1440  Discussion – Q&A, Chair: Dr. Bing Gan, Dr. Aubie Angel
1450 - 1515  “The Public’s Role in Canadian Research”

  • Dr. Brian Postl – Dean of Medicine, University of Manitoba

1515 - 1530  Discussion – Q&A, Chair: Dr. Bing Gan, Dr. Aubie Angel
1530 - 1600  Nutrition Break
1600 - 1730  Friesen International Prize in Health Research Public Forum

  • Dr. Victor Dzau, Chancellor for Health Affairs at Duke University
  • “Innovations in Cardiac Care: Stem Cells in the Repair and Regeneration of Heart Muscle.”

1730             Closing Remarks

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