Time Event
10:30
to
12:00

Registration

Collect your name tag and door prize sponsor sheet* 

10:30
to
12:00

Sponsor product show, coffee and pastries

Visit sponsor booths, collect stamps and enjoy refreshments 

12:00
to
1:25

Sponsor product show and lunch

Lunch will be served to registered guests

1:25
to
1:30

Introductory remarks – Dr. Bruce Mazer

Executive Director/Chief Scientific Officer of the RI-MUHC
1:30
to
2:05

Keynote speaker – Dr. Kevin Kain

How common infections in pregnancy can alter a child’s life trajectory

2:05
to
2:40

Keynote speaker – Dr. Sharon Walmsley

The greying of the HIV epidemic—is there accelerated or accentuated aging?

2:40
to
3:00
Coffee Break
3:00
to
3:35

Keynote speaker – Dr. Charu Kaushic

Understanding the biological causes for changes in HIV susceptibility in women over the life span

3:35
to
4:10

Keynote speaker – Dr. Katherine A. Siminovitch

Connecting genomics research to new understanding of autoimmune disease cause and management

4:10
to
4:35

Closing remarks – Dr. Erwin Schurr

Closing remarks, IDIGH Travel awards and door prizes

4:35
to
6:00

Wine and cheese and networking

Mingle among your colleagues!

*To be eligible to win one of many exciting door prizes, you must visit at least 15 vendor booths and collect a stamp form each of them. Once you have a minimum of 15 stamps, return the stamped sheet to the registration desk and you will be entered in the door prize draw. Good luck to all who participate!!

Contact

IDIGH Program
Research Institute of McGill University Health Centre
Glen site, Block E, Room EM3-3211
1001 Boul Décarie
Montreal, QC H4A 3J1

Program Manager

Eric Beliveau, Ph.D
eric.beliveau@mail.mcgill.ca
514-934-1934 ext 76170

Program Assistant

Joanne Krief
joanne.krief@mail.mcgill.ca
514-934-1934 ext 76174