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    • Wednesday, June 12, 2019
    • 8:30 AM
    • Friday, June 14, 2019
    • 12:30 PM
    • University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta
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    Welcome!

    CSPT Annual Conference June 12 - 14, 2019 in beautiful Calgary, Alberta. Come for the program, the discussions, the camaraderie and the mountain air. Click here to receive updates for #CSPT2019


    Program 

    Program


    PRE-CONFERENCE COURSE

    Pharmacogenomics and Precision Medicine: Focus on Clinical Implementation

    Register for pre-conference course 


    SYMPOSIUM SESSIONS

    • The Ontogeny of Drug Metabolism and Pharmacokinetics: Basic Mechanisms and Clinical Implications
    • Pain and Inflammation
    • Clinical Toxicology
    • Ion Channel Pharmacology
    • Practical Pharmacology
    • Diabetes and Vascular Disease: Targeting the Endothelium

    EVENTS

    • Welcome Address (select when registering)
    • Welcome Reception (select when registering)
    • Annual Dinner in Kananaskis (select when registering)
    • Posters and Exhibits
    • Trainee Award Presentations

    ABSTRACTS

    Annual conference registrants are invited to submit an abstract for presentation as a poster to be displayed at the event. From the abstracts submitted, a small number of trainees will be selected to give oral presentations. The deadline to submit an abstract for presentation is April 3, 2019.

    Instructions:

    • Download the abstract submission form by clicking this link
    • Abstract submissions should be no more than 250 words and structured to include the following headings: background, objectives, methods, results, conclusions and 3-5 keywords. Replace the blue template text, with your own text.
    • Use Times New Roman, 12 pt. font and make sure the text of your abstract is single-spaced.
    • Submit your completed abstract form by e-mailing it as a Word file (not a pdf) to Randee Holmes at info@pharmacologycanada.org no later than 11:59 ET April 3, 2019.
    • In the subject line of the e-mail submission, write the last name of the presenting author followed by “CSPT abstract submission.”

    Only complete forms will be considered. A copy of the instructions are available here.


    TRAVEL BURSARIES

    Travel bursaries are available to undergraduate and graduate students, clinical fellows and post-doctoral fellows who are presenting their work at the CSPT Annual Conference. Bursary applicants must be CSPT members in good standing at the time of application.

    Travel Bursary Application

    Travel Bursary Reimbursement Form


    VENUE

    University of Calgary at the Health Sciences Centre, Foothills Campus

    The meeting venue is easily walkable from the conference hotel (Hotel Alma) or you can take a bus.

    ACCOMMODATIONS

    Hotel Alma

    A short walk from the conference venue. Also accessible by bus.


    Eurostyle Standard Rooms $135/night

    • Complimentary breakfast
    • Complimentary access to all University of Calgary fitness facilities
    • Free wired and wireless Internet access
    • Free local calls
    • Free long distance calls in North America (excluding Hawaii and Alaska)

    Pricing valid for the nights of June 11 - 14, 2019; exclusive of taxes and fees

    Two Bedroom Flats at Alma $135/night

    • Free wired and wireless Internet access
    • Free local calls
    • Free long distance calls in North America (excluding Hawaii and Alaska)

    Pricing valid for the nights of June 11 - 14, 2019; exclusive of taxes and fees
    Additional $10 per night for the 3rd and 4th individual


    University of Calgary Summer Residence
    Set in the vibrant heart of the University of Calgary campus and only 10 minutes away from downtown.

    One/Two Bedroom Apartment at Yamnuska Hall $115/night

    • Free wired and wireless Internet access
    • Pricing valid for the nights of June 11 - 14, 2019; exclusive of taxes and fees
    • Additional $10 per night for the 3rd and 4th individual


    Three Bedroom Apartment at Yamnuska Hall $155/night

    • Free wired and wireless Internet access
    • Pricing valid for the nights of June 11 - 14, 2019; exclusive of taxes and fees
    • Additional $10 per night for the 3rd and 4th individual


    Single/Double Traditional Dormitory at Kananaskis Hall $65/night

    • Free wired and wireless Internet access
    • Pricing valid for the nights of June 11 - 14, 2019; exclusive of taxes and fees


    Book your accommodations

    To make reservations, please utalize this direct link:

    Hotel Alma Booking Link: CSPT 2019

    Or call/email the hotel directly and quote group code: CSPT 2019
    By phone: 403-220-3203; 1-877-498-3203
    By email: stay@hotelalma.ca

    Reservations are based on availability, which is not guaranteed. It is recommended you book early to avoid disappointment. CSPT discounted rates, as quoted above, are guaranteed only until May 10, 2019.


    Annual Dinner

    CSPT Annual Dinner in Kananaskis Mountains at Boundary Ranch

    Thursday June 13, 2019 / $70.00 per person

    17:00 to 22:30 (purchase ticket when registering, or click here to purchase).


    The cost ($70) includes free bus transportation so you can relax and enjoy the beauty of the mountains while experiencing Alberta’s ranching heritage.


    Bus leaves from Hotel Alma at 17:00 pm; Dinner at 19:00 pm; Bus returns at 21:00 pm


    Enjoy a horse drawn wagon ride followed by a delicious authentic Western dinner in the heart of the Kananaskis Mountains.


    Dinner features a BBQ Steak Dinner, with options for non-beef eaters, vegetarians and special dietary needs. While at the ranch, you can browse the gift shop, spend time in the roping area, throw horseshoes in the horseshoe pits, or take a tour of the coral and barn.

    2019 SCIENTIFIC PROGRAM COMMITTEE

    Don Miller, Committee Chair

    Alastair Cribb, Local Conference Chair

    Derek Bowie

    Eric Chen

    Tuan Trang

    Thomas Velonosi


    Ladies and Men's T-Shirts / $25.00 each

    Click below for more information/purchase options:

    "Just say KNOW to drugs"




    Delivery via Canada Post, or pick-up at the 2019 Annual Conference in Calgary, Alberta.

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