CAMB-AMBC

Canadian Association of Medical Biochemists
L'Association des Médecins Biochemistes du Canada

2018 Annual Congress

DatesSunday-Tuesday July 8-10, 2018
Proposed Schedule

Sunday July 8

08:30CAP: The Impact of Predictive Biomarker Testing on Patient Outcomes
09:45break
10:15AMBQ meeting
12:15CAP: lunch with exhibitors
13:45Resident training session
15:15break
15:45Specialty committee or resident training session
17:30CAP: award lectures (60 min)
19:00CAP: President's Reception

Monday July 9

08:30CAP: Debate: “Pathologists should stay behind their microscopes”
09:45break
10:15Resident presentations & special topic
12:15CAP: lunch with exhibitors
13:45Symposium 1
15:15break
15:45Symposium 1
17:30CAP: Poster presentations/wine & cheese

Tuesday July 10

08:30CAP: From bench to bedside: Implementation of predictive biomarker tests
09:45break
10:15Applications of Liquid Biopsy
Chairs:
CAMB: Brian M. Gilfix MDCM, PhD, FRCPC, DABCC, FAACC — McGill University Health Centre
CAP-ACP: Nancy Liu, General Pathology Section Chair
10:15–10:55NGS analysis of circulating cell-free DNA for prenatal screening of foetal chromosomal anomalies and potential non-oncologic applications
Francois Rousseua, MD PhD
Directeur du département de médecine de laboratoire
Directeur associé à la recherche clinique et chercheur
CHU de Québec-universiteé Laval
10:55–11:35Droplet digital PCR in molecular pathology: liquid biopsy applications in solid tumours diagnosis and patient's management
Philippe Joubert, MD PhD
Anatomopathologiste et chercheur
Département de pathologie
Institut universitaire de cardiologie et de pneumologie de Québec
11:35–12:15Interest of NGS DNA sequencing for circulating DNA in oncology
Harriet Feilotter, PhD, FCCMG, FACMG
Professor, Dept. of Path and Mol Med
Queen's University
Director, Molecular Diagnostics
Kingston Health Sciences Centre
12:15CAMB AGM
13:45General pathology symposium
15:15break
15:45General pathology symposium
17:30CAP: The evolving role of pathology in multidisciplinary teams
19:00CAP: Gala Banquet / Musée national des beaux-arts du Québec
LocationHilton Quebec Hotel
1100 Boul. René-Lévesque E
Ville de Québec, QC G1R 4P3
Canada
1-418-647-2411
RegistrationCAMB specific registration not yet open.
AMBQ
CAP-ACP 2018 annual meeting website.
Co-meetingCanadian Association of Pathologists (CAP)

2018 CSCC Congress

websiteAnnual Conference of the Canadian Society of Clinical Chemists
Congrès Nationale de la Société Canadienne des Clinico-Chimistes
DatesSunday June 3 to Wednesday June 6, 2018
ProgrammeCSCC 2018.
RegistrationSee CSCC website for details.
LocationChâteau Laurier
1 Rideau Street
Ottawa, ON K1N 8S7
1-613-241-1414

2017 Annual Congress

DatesTuesday June 6 to Friday June 9, 2017
ProgrammeTo be announced.
Registration$250 for CAMB members
LocationGrand Times Hotel
1 Rue Belvédère S
Sherbrooke, QC J1H 0G8
1-819-575-2222