2nd Canadian Symposium on Long Covid

Thu, Oct 3, 2024 - Fri, Oct 4, 2024

Conference Theme: Long COVID – Affecting One; Affecting All



Focusing on Community & Connections


Hosted by Long COVID Web, Universities of Alberta and Calgary, and Alberta Health Services


Co-Chairs: Drs. Douglas Gross & Grace Lam


WHAT: Building on the success of the inaugural Canadian Symposium on Long COVID hosted by the Fonds de recherche du Québec and the Long COVID Web in September 2023, Alberta is pleased to host the 2024 Canadian Symposium on Long COVID.


WHO: The symposium will bring together people with lived experience of Long COVID, policymakers, clinicians, trainees, researchers and others.


WHY: To discuss the latest innovations and scientific developments in Long COVID. Sessions are planned on treatments of Long COVID, pediatric Long COVID, the spectrum of lived experience, among others.


WHEN: October 3-4, 2024


WHERE: This event will take place in person in Edmonton. It will be broadcast online for those who cannot attend in person.


In-person attendance will be limited to 150 people. Prevention measures will be in place (masking and hotel has state-of-the art ventilation system).


COST: Tickets are required for both in-person and virtual attendance. Tickets are provided after registration.


Early bird rates for In-Person attendance:

People with Lived Experience - $100

Trainees (Graduate Students, Residents, Postdoctoral) - $150

Researchers/Clinicians/Policymakers - $200


Early bird rates for Virtual attendance:

People with Lived Experience - $20

Trainees (Graduate Students, Residents, Postdoctoral) - $30

Researchers/Clinicians/Policymakers - $40


For further information contact: [email protected]

Evario Events Centre

Evario Events Centre, 950 Parsons Rd SW, Edmonton, AB T6X 0J4, Canada

Address: Evario Events Centre, 950 Parsons Rd SW, Edmonton, AB T6X 0J4, Canada

Holiday Inn Edmonton South - Evario Events

Holiday Inn South Edmonton - Evario Events

When registering at the hotel, quote the block code: UOA.

If you have difficulty booking the hotel online or are not given the discounted price, you can book rooms by emailing [email protected] or calling the call Hotel Front Desk directly at 780-784-8500 (Extension 1).


Alternatively, you can reach the hotel via cellphone at 780-777-8565 or call toll-free at 1(877) 660-8550. Make sure to provide the Block Code ‘UOA’ to receive discounted pricing.

Speakers

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Peter Hotez

Baylor College of Medicine

https://www.bcm.edu/people-search/peter-hotez-23229

Distinguished Plenary Speaker - 2023 Anthony Fauci Courage in Leadership and 2022 American Medical Association Scientific Achievement awardee

Suchitra Rao

University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus

https://som.cuanschutz.edu/Profiles/Faculty/Profile/3726

Pediatric Long COVID

Kieran Quinn

University of Toronto

https://discover.research.utoronto.ca/16459-kieran-quinn

Clinical Management of Long COVID

John Nychka

University of Alberta

https://apps.ualberta.ca/directory/person/jnychka

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