Tuesday, April 26, 2022 from 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM ADT
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Allison Young 
Canadian Center for Vaccinology 


27th Annual Infectious Diseases Research Day / 14th Annual Canadian Center for Vaccinology Symposium 

This full-day event showcases the important work undertaken by researchers associated with the Canadian Center for Vaccinology and the Divisions of Infectious Diseases at the IWK Health Centre and Nova Scotia Health. Faculty, researchers, trainees, and members of the community are all invited to take part in this educational event.

There is no fee to attend, but registration is required to recieve CME and CEU credits (educationally co-sponsored by Dalhousie University Continuing Professional Development).

Log on at the following link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89218864773?pwd=RndTNTVqM0k4ZFhnNkRMYmQrd3VwUT09

8:00 – 9:00am            TJ Marrie Lecture (unaccredited): Introduction, Dr. Shelly McNeil
                                    Dr. Angela Rasmussen, Evolutionarily Happy Ever After:
                                   The Future of SARS-  CoV-2 and its Hosts

9:20 – 9:30am             Welcome and opening remarksDr. Karina Top, Dr. Scott Halperin, and
                                    Dr. Shelly McNeil
9:30am – 12:35pm     Oral Presentations: Moderated by Drs. Jennifer Isenor and Glenn Patriquin

12:35 – 1:00pm          Lunch Break

1:00 – 2:00pm             Poster Presentations: (concurrent sessions): Moderated by Landon Getz

2:00 – 3:00pm             Presentation: Introduction, Dr. Scott Halperin
                                     Dr. Volker Gerdts, Responding to a global pandemic - lessons learned

3:00 – 3:15pm            Break

3:15 – 3:45pm            Presentation: Introduction, Dr. Glenn Patriquin
                                    Dr. Jacqueline Gahagan, Testing Innovation: What we can learn about STBBI
                                    testing in the context of COVID

 3:45 – 4:15pm           Presentation: Introduction, Dr. Jenn Isenor
                                    Dr. Emily Black, Evaluating antimicrobial use and stewardship in Nova Scotia

4:15 – 4:30pm             Awards ceremony and closing: Dr. Karina Top