January 8-12, 2020Hamilton Convention Centre



The program will begin at 8:00 am on Wednesday, January 8, 2020 and will conclude on Sunday, January 12, 2020 at 12:30 pm.

View/Print the 2019 Program Agenda

Information on the 2020 program will be updated when confirmed

2019 Topics and Speakers

# Topic Speaker
1 Adolescent Medicine Dr. Christina Grant
2 Allergy Dr. Alison Haynes
3 Cardiology Dr. Andrew Warren
4 Child Abuse Dr. Kathleen Nolan
5 Critical Appraisal Dr. Eyal Cohen
6 Critical Care - Injuries Dr. Anna-Theresa Lobos
7 Dermatology Dr. Miriam Weinstein
8 Developmental/Behavioural Paediatrics Dr. Lyn Sonnenberg
9 Emergency Medicine - Poisonings + Burns/Near Drowning Dr. Naveen Poonai
10 Endocrinology Dr. Karen McAssey
11 Examinship and OSCE Tips/Tricks - SAQ/MCQ Dr. Jean-Francois Lemay
12 Gastrointestinal Disorders and Hepatology Dr. Nikhil Pai
13 General Paediatrics Dr. Tara Baron
14 Genetics/Dysmorphology Dr. Peter Kannu
15 Haematology and Oncology Dr. Bruce Crooks
16 Immunology Dr. Vy Kim
17 Infectious Diseases Dr. Ari Bitnun
18 Infectious Diseases - Vaccines Dr. Jeffrey Pernica
19 Mental Health Dr. Daniel Gorman
20 Metabolic Disorders Dr. Michael Geraghty
21 Neonatology Dr. Connie Williams
22 Nephrology Dr. Steven Arora
23 Neurology Dr. David Callen
24 Ophthalmology Dr. Michael O'Connor
25 Orthopedics Dr. Debra Bartley
26 Otolaryngology Dr. Sharon Cushing
27 Paediatric Surgery Dr. Pramod Puligandla
28 Respirology Dr. David Zielinski
29 Rheumatology Dr. Johannes Roth
30 Update CPS Statements Dr. Kelly Fitzpatrick
31 Urology Dr. Karen Psooy
How to Prepare for an OSCE Station - NEW

The "How to prepare for an OSCE station" session will begin at 1:00 pm on Tuesday, January 7, 2020 and conclude at 4:30 pm.

This is an optional session and is only available to International Medical Graduates registered in the Canadian Paediatric Review Program.

View/Print the 2019 IMG Agenda

Information on the 2020 program will be updated when confirmed.


Information on accreditation for the 2020 program will be updated when confirmed.


Hamilton Convention Centre

1 Summers Lane, Hamilton, ON, L8P 4Y2
(905) 546-3000

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