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PRELIMINARY PROGRAM

FRIDAY OCTOBER 12

2100 – 2300

Opening Mixer

 

SATURDAY OCTOBER 13

0730 – 0830

Registration and Breakfast

0830 – 1200

Scientific Program

Keynote Speaker
Gut microbiology and health
Dr. Michael Surette, Canada Research Chair in Interdisciplinary Microbiome Research, Cystic Fibrosis Canada Researcher, Farncombe Family Digestive Health Research Institute, Michael G. DeGroote Institute for Infectious Disease Research, McMaster University
2018 Canadian Society of Clinical Chemists Travelling Lecturer, sponsored by Bio-Rad

Impact of the gut microbiome in shaping innate and adaptive immunity
Dr. Kathy McCoy, Scientific Director, International Microbiome Centre, University of Calgary

Introduction of stool antigen assays for H.Pylori testing
Dr. Hossein Sadrzadeh, Section Chief, Clinical Biochemistry, Calgary Lab Services

Trainee Presentations

1700 – 1730

ASCC Executive Board Meeting (ASCC Board Members only)

1730 – 1800

ASCC Business Meeting (ASCC members only)

1815 – 1945

Dinner

1945 – 2100

After-Dinner Speaker (TBD)

 

REGISTRATION FEES

ASCC Members: $60.00 per person ($80 after Sept. 21, 2018)
Non-Members: $75.00 per person ($90 after Sept. 21, 2018)
Includes one breakfast, one dinner, scientific program, opening mixer
 
Accompanying Person Fees (Includes one breakfast, one dinner and opening mixer)
   > 13 years: $55.00 per person
   6 – 13 years: $20.00 per person
   < 6 years: $5.00 per person

 

HOTEL INFORMATION

Sawridge Inn, Jasper Alberta – Book by September 15, 2018 to receive the ASCC rate. Please reference the “Alberta Society of Clinical Chemists” or reservation code (181012ALBE) when reserving your room.

Download the Registration Form