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Thursday, May 2
Le Centre Sheraton Hotel (1201 René-Lévesque Blvd W, Montréal)
Salon B-C (Level B)

Friday, May 3
Le Centre Sheraton Hotel (1201 René-Lévesque Blvd W)
Salle de bal ouest (Level 4)

“Expanding the kidney donor pool”
Moderator: Dr. Amit Garg
Patient Partners: Susan McKenzie, Marian Reich

Please note: If you registered to attend the joint symposium but are not registered for the 2019 CSN AGM, please check in at the CSN registration desk, located on Level 4 of Le Centre Sheraton. CSN staff will provide you with a day pass.

For more information about the 2019 CSN AGM, download the event app (available for both iPhone and Android).

Friday, May 3
Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel
LG Tech Room (Level 3)

Saturday, May 4 (13:00 – 16:00)
Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel
Avenue Laurier (Conference Level)

Zoom videoconference details:

  • Meeting link: https://zoom.us/j/805251456
  • Toll-free phone number: 1-855-703-8985
  • Meeting ID: 805 251 456

(pre-registration required)

A Sweat Lodge Ceremony will take place on Saturday, May 4, 2019 from 5:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. at the Montreal Botanical Gardens. Elder Sedalia Fazio will be conducting the Ceremony.

**There will transportation from The Fairmont Queen Elizabeth hotel to the Sweat Lodge site at Montreal Botanical Garden and return to the hotel.

Please meet in the lobby of The Fairmont Queen Elizabeth for departure at 5:00 p.m. on Saturday, May 4th, 2019.

Water/juice and snacks (fruit/vegetables/granola bars) will be provided at the Lodge site. Supper is on your own upon return to the hotel.

Sunday, May 5
Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel

Dot Voting on Project Posters

Can-SOLVE CKD research teams will be displaying their project summaries as posters at the Marketplace.

We would like to acknowledge the members on the KT Community of Practice for attending the virtual KT workshops where they learned valuable skills on how to prepare impactful oral and visual summaries their projects.

You have each been provided with 5 red dot stickers as part of your registration package. Next to each project poster, you will see a dot voting section. During the breaks, go to the Marketplace and place dot stickers next to the poster(s) you like best.

You can use all 5 red dot stickers for one poster, or you can spread out them between posters.

Schedule of Events

7:30 – 13:00

Canadian Nephrology Trials Network Spring Meeting
Le Centre Sheraton Hotel (1201 René-Lévesque Blvd W, Montréal)
Room: Salon B-C (Level B)

10:30 – 12:00

CANA/Can-SOLVE CKD/CSN Joint Symposium
Le Centre Sheraton Hotel (1201 René-Lévesque Blvd W, Montréal)
Room: Salle de bal ouest (Level 4)

“Expanding the kidney donor pool”
Moderator: Dr. Amit Garg
Patient Partners: Susan McKenzie, Marian Reich

13:30 – 17:00

Indigenous Peoples’ Engagement and Research Council (IPERC) Meeting
Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel
LG Tech Room (3rd Floor)

17:00 – 19:00

Cinq à Sept – Can-SOLVE CKD Welcome Reception
Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel
Square Victoria (Conference Level)

8:00 – 9:00

Project Team Meetings

9:00 – 10:00

Project Team Meetings

10:00 – 11:00

Project Team Meetings

11:00 – 12:00

Patient Council Executive
Avenue Laurier

Project Team Meetings

  • 3.1 – Deprescribing | Room: Rue McGill
  • 1.2 – ADPKD / 2.1 – Repurposed Drug (starts 11:30) | Room: Rue Mansfield

12:00 – 13:00

Lunch
Avenue Laurier

Project Team Meetings

  • 3.1 – Deprescribing | Room: Rue McGill
  • 1.2 – ADPKD / 2.1 – Repurposed Drug (starts 11:30) | Room: Rue Mansfield

13:00 – 16:00

Patient Council Session
Avenue Laurier

17:00 – 20:00

Sweat Lodge (pre-registration required)
Montreal Botanical Gardens

7:15 – 8:15

Steering Committee Breakfast Meeting
Rue Saint-Paul

Breakfast and check-in
Parc Mont-Royal A

8;30 – 8:50

Welcome messages:

  • Alex McComber
  • Elder Evelyn Voyageur
  • Canadian Institutes of Health Research
  • Kidney Foundation of Canada
  • Canadian Society of Nephrology

8:50 – 9:20

Looking Back/Looking Forward

  • Network update: Dr. Adeera Levin & Dr. Braden Manns
  • Patient Council: David Hillier
  • Indigenous Peoples’ Engagement and Research Council: Helen Robinson-Settee

9:20 – 10:35

Project Presentations (Theme 1: Earlier Diagnosis)

  • Moderators: Dr. James Scholey & Cathy Woods
  • Storyteller: Arlene Desjarlais

10:35 – 11:00

Group photo/networking break and poster voting
Square Dorchester

11:00 – 11:45

Project Presentations (Theme 2: Better Treatments)

  • Moderators: Dr. Braden Manns & Mary Beaucage
  • Storyteller: Gwen Herrington

11:45 – 12:45

Lunch break and poster voting
Square Dorchester

12:45 – 13:45

Project Presentations (Theme 3: Innovative Care)

  • Moderators: Dr. Adeera Levin & David Hillier
  • Storyteller: Marian Reich

13:45 – 14:15

Afternoon break and poster voting
Square Dorchester

14:15 – 15:00

Patient Engagement Evaluation Project

  • Dr. Nicolas Fernandez & Dr. Meghan Elliott

15:00 – 15:30

Launching the Patient Portal and CNTN

  • Dr. Adeera Levin & Alicia Murdoch

15:30 – 16:00

Can-SOLVE CKD Awards

  • Poster Competition
  • Barbara Ann LeGay Award

16:00 – 16:15

Closing messages

  • Dr. Adeera Levin & Dr. Braden Manns
  • Elder Evelyn Voyageur