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Lister Centre - Maple Leaf room
Dr. Kim McGregor
Director of Medical Affairs | Medical Oncologist
Foundation Medicine Inc.
General Session 1:
A: Newborn Metabolic Screening Program Expansion: Dr. Kareena Schnabl
B: Lab Case Study 1 for all disciplines: Same case in room all day (no presentation, prizes available)
D: AP - Year in Review: Dr. Rhonda Yantiss, Chief, Gastrointestinal Pathology
Maple Leaf Room
General Session 2:
A: The Basics of Mass Spectrometry: John Vukovic
B: Lab Case Study for all disciplines: Same case in room all day (no presentation, prizes available)
C: Graduate Student Workshop: Thesis Writing - Academic Success Centre
D: AP - Year in Review: Dr. Nausherwan Mahmood, Anatomical Pathologist, Dermatopathologist, Clinical Associate Professor
Dr. Richard Hegele
Professor & Vice-Dean, Research & Innovation
Faculty of Medicine
University of Toronto