Schedule

Schedule


THURSDAY SEPTEMBER 7

3:00-5:00pm Conference Registration
Governor General Foyer
3:00-5:00pm Poster Board Set Up
Governor General Room I/II
5:00pm Opening Remarks
Confederation Room I
5:30-6:30 pm Keynote Address
Confederation Room I
6:30-8:00 pm Welcome Reception
Daly's Restaurant (Westin)

FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 8

7:15-8:00 amBreakfast / Poster Viewing
Governor General Room I/II
Early Morning Session
8:00-9:30 am
Session 1 Innovations in NMD/Transformative Technologies
Confederation Room I
Break
9:30-10:00 am
Coffee Break
Governor General Room I/II
Late Morning Session
10:00-11:30 am
Session 2 Challenges and Opportunities in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Therapy Development
Confederation Room I
Lunch Break
11:30 am-1:00 pm
Poster Session (Odd Numbers) - Lunch Provided
Governor General Room I/II
Early Afternoon Session
1:00-2:30 pm
Session 3A Clinical – Myasthenic Syndromes and Channelopathies
Governor General Room III
Session 3B Recent Developments in Neuron/Neuromuscular Junction formation
Confederation Room I
Break
2:30-3:30 pm
Poster Viewing - Coffee/Snacks
Governor General Room I/II
Late Afternoon Session
3:30-5:00 pm
Session 4A Clinical - Neuropathies
Governor General Room III
Session 4B Basic - Muscle Development and Atrophy
Confederation Room I
Evening GALA Dinner Event at the award winning
Canadian Museum of History
Buses depart Westin at 6:00 pm
Buses Return to Westin at 9:30 pm

SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 9

7:15-8:00 amBreakfast / Poster Viewing
Governor General Room I/II
Early Morning Session
8:00-9:30 am
Session 5 Recent Advances in Spinal Muscular Atrophy
Confederation Room I
Break
9:30-10:00 am
Coffee Break
Governor General Room I/II
Late Morning Session
10:00-11:30 am
Session 6 Phenotypic and Molecular Insights into Myopathies
Confederation Room I
Lunch Break
11:30 am-1:00 pm
Poster Session (Even Numbers) - Lunch Provided
Governor General Room I/II
Early Afternoon Session
1:00-2:30 pm
Session 7A Advances in Clinical Myopathies
Governor General Room III
Session 7B Advances in Muscle Stem Cells and Development
Confederation Room I
Break
2:30-3:30 pm
Poster Viewing - Coffee/Snacks
Governor General Room I/II
Late Afternoon Session
3:30-5:00 pm
Session 8 Future Directions in Neuromuscular Disease Research
Confederation Room I
Evening 5:00pm - Brief Closing Remarks
Confederation Room I