Laboratory Medicine and Pathology

HLA Workshop Program

Please note this program will continually be updated. Please check back for the final program!  

 

Time

Event

Location

8:00 - 8:15 Introductions
Anne Halpin
 
8:15 - 9:00 Update on Islet Transplantation
Dr. Anna Lam 
 
9:00 - 9:45 Medical Assistance in Dying: Is Donation an Option?
Dr. Justin Weinkauf
 
9:45 - 10:00 Coffee Break  
10:00 - 10:45 Transplant from the Patient Perspective: A Pediatric Heart Transplant Story  
10:45 - 11:45  Canadian Transplant Registry, Look How Far We've Come
Dr. Trish Campbell and Sean Delany
 
11:45 - 12:45 Lunch   
12:45 - 1:30 Nuts & Bolts of Antibody Production, Drug Targets, and HLA
Dr. Esme Dijke and Anne Halpin 
 
1:30 - 2:00 Am I Really Seeing This? Non-specific Reactivity on Single Antigen Beads  
Deanna Manna
 
2:00 - 2:45 Case Studies  
2:45 - 3:30  Vendor Updates   
3:40 - 3:45 Tales from 50 years of Transplant at the University of Alberta   
3:45 - 4:00 Coffee Break  
     
     
     
     
 
4:00 - 5:00

Dr. John W. Macgregor Memorial Lecture

Dr. Lori L. Burrows, PhD, FAAM
Professor & CIHR University Delegate
Dept. of Biochemistry and Biomedical Sciences
Michael G. DeGroote Institute for Infectious Disease Research, McMaster University

ECHA L1-190 
5:00 - 5:15 Awards for Oral Presentations ECHA L1-190 
5:30 - 8:00   Dinner  ECHA 3rd Floor South Atrium