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 – Princess/Prince 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

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