Events and meetings

Global Alliance for Genomics and Health 5th Plenary Meeting

Registration is now open for the 5th Plenary Meeting of the Global Alliance for Genomics and Health (GA4GH). The meeting will be held at the Hilton Orlando in Orlando, Florida, USA from Sunday, October 15 through Tuesday, October 17, 2017Register Now!


Canadian Cancer Research Conference

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November 5-7, 2017

This conference brings together the Canadian cancer research community for an agenda spanning the research spectrum. This is an ideal opportunity for researchers, clinicians, trainees and decision-makers to hear the latest developments in Canadian cancer research.

Registration is now open.

3rd Annual Biostatistics Training Initiative Distinguished Lecture

November 15

Enrichment strategies for biomarker stratified clinical trials.
Dr. Stephen George, Biostatistics Professor Emeritus, Biostatistics and Bioinformatics Department, Duke University School of Medicine
OICR, 661 University Avenue, Suite 510, Toronto (Boardrooms 5-20/5-21)
12:30 p.m.

Dr. George’s lecture will be preceded by two invited speakers, Drs. Lillian Siu (University Health Network) and Jerry Lawless (University of Waterloo).

Register now at The registration deadline is November 3, 2017.

Additional information, including the full agenda, speaker presentation title/abstract, and registration/satellite viewing details can be found on the registration website.

4th Canadian Conference on Epigenitics: Mechanisms of Disease

November 26-29

Westin Resort and Spa
Whistler, British Columbia
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Terry Fox Research Institute’s Ontario Node Research Symposium: Deconstructing and Reconstructing Tumour Complexity

December 4
MaRS Centre Auditorium
101 College Street, Toronto
8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Reception and Poster Session/Awards 5 p.m.- 6:30 p.m.
Registration is free. Register here: