Social Events

"Meet the Professor" Reception
Tuesday, May 30 – 1900-2015

Open to neonatal-perinatal medicine residents, fellows and program directors. An opportunity for trainees to interact with the expert speakers from the Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine Section program on Wednesday.

Welcome Reception, with Trade Show
Wednesday, May 31 – 1730-1900

Before heading out for the evening, join friends and colleagues for a drink and hors d’oeuvres. This informal gathering celebrates the start of the 94th CPS Annual Conference.

2017 Distinguished Community Paediatric Award Dinner
Wednesday, May 31 – 1900-2100

Join Section members in celebrating this year’s recipient of the Distinguished Community Paediatrician Award (to be announced). Tickets must be purchased in advance. Cost: $80

2017 Distinguished Neonatologist Award Dinner
Wednesday, May 31 – 1900-2100

Join Section members in celebrating this year’s recipient of the Distinguished Neonatologist Award (to be announced). Tickets must be purchased in advance. Cost: $85

Breakfast with Trade Show and Poster Session
Thursday, June 1 – 0730-0830

Have breakfast in the exhibit hall before sessions begin.

Lunch with Trade Show and Poster Session
Thursday, June 1 – 1100-1300

A buffet lunch will be provided. Visit each booth and play our 'exhibit game' for a chance to win great prizes, including the grand prize: an Apple watch!

Residents Advocacy Luncheon
Friday, June 2 – 1200-1330

Open to registered residents and medical students only. Presentation will focus on working with newcomers to Canada followed by an update on the 2016 Resident Advocacy Grant Project.

Practice What You Preach Walk/Run
Friday, June 2 – 1830-2000

Registration fee: $25 per person. Children and youth under 18 years old participate for free. Your donations support Canadian paediatric residents through the Healthy Generations Foundation's Paediatric Resident Advocacy Education initiative.

Global Child and Youth Health Section – “World Class” Dinner
Friday, June 2 – 1830-2130

Join your Section colleagues to network and socialize. Tickets must be purchased in advance. Cost: $95 ($45 residents/students)