Acromegaly Canada Conference

Join us as we bring together individuals with acromegaly and gigantism, their family and friends, medical professionals, and inspiring speakers to address topics impacting our community.

  • New research and treatments
  • Patient studies
  • Symptom management
  • Mental health
  • Patient stories
  • Advocacy and awareness efforts
  • Lots of socializing and laughs!

The next Acromegaly Canada Conference will be held September 16 to 18, 2022, at the Sheraton Vancouver Airport Hotel in Richmond, BC.

Hotel Reservations

A special rate has been secured for Acromegaly Canada Conference delegates. This rate is valid for the nights of September 16 and 17, 2022. Please click here to make a reservation at the Sheraton Vancouver Airport Hotel using this rate. You can also call 1-800-663-0299 and ask to be transferred to Reservations. Please then identify yourself as attending the Acromegaly Canada Conference Sept 2022 to receive the rate.

Agenda

Friday, September 16, 2022

4:00 – 7:00 pm – Registration (in front of Elmbridge Conference Room)

5:00 – 8:00 pm – Meet and Greet in Harold’s Restaurant (in Sheraton Hotel)

Saturday, September 17, 2022

8:00 – 9:00 am – Registration and Breakfast

9:00 – 9:30 am – Welcome

9:30 – 10:15 am – Dr. Cusimano – Robust Facial Analysis for Diagnosis and Management of Acromegaly

10:15 – 11:00 am – Dr. Michelle Johnson – Cortisol Issues Associated with Acromegaly

11:00 – 11:15 am – Break

11:15 am -12:00 pm – Bradley Henning – Gigantism Journey

12:00 – 1:00 pm – Lunch Break

1:00 – 1:15 pm – Recognition Award

1:15 – 2:00 pm – Dr. Asa – Pathology and Genetics of Acromegaly

2:00 – 2:45 pm – Dr. Ur – Pseudo Acromegaly and Ectopic Acromegaly

2:45 – 3:00 pm – Break

3:00 – 3:45 pm – Dr. Ezzat – Canadian Acromegaly Registry

3:45 – 4:45 pm – Question Period

4:45 – 5:30 pm – Photo Session

Sunday, September 18, 2022

8:00 – 9:00 am – Registration and Breakfast

9:00 – 9:15 am – Welcome

9:15 – 10:00 am – Jill Sisco – Acromegaly FDA Presentation and Results

10:00 – 10:45 am – Traci Turner – Acromegaly Journey

10:45 – 11:00 am – Break

11:00 – 11:45 am – Kathy Moore & Patti Hall – Spouse/Family & Friends Presentation

11:45 am – 12:30 pm – Question Period

12:30 – 1:00 pm – Wrap-Up of Acromegaly Canada Conference

Thank you to these organizations for their support of the Acromegaly Canada Conference.

Gold Level Sponsors

Silver Level Sponsor

Bronze Level Sponsor


Our most recent event was held in Toronto in 2019. Have a look at the sessions here!