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Registration Information

2019 Registration Fee Structure 

BC Renal/Health Professionals

Days Attending

Early Bird 
(June - August 16)

(August 17- September 18)

PhysiciansOther Health Professionals
PhysiciansOther Health Professionals
Two days:  Oct 3 & Oct 4
One day: 
Thursday, Oct 3
Friday, Oct 4
Professional Breakout Session only (Thursday)Complimentary, but you must still register online to receive your ticket for entry. 

All Other Delegates 

(Vendors, Renal/Health Professionals Outside BC)

Days Attending

Early Bird - June


PhysiciansOther Health ProfessionalsPhysiciansOther Health Professionals
Two days:  Oct 3 & Oct 4

One day: Thursday, Oct 3
Friday, Oct 4
Professional Breakout Session only (Thursday)

Note: These sessions are designed for BC renal care professionals. If you are a renal/health care professional from outside BC, you can opt to attend your respective professional group (e.g. nurses, social workers, dietitians etc). These sessions are not open to vendors. 

Payment options

We accept Visa, Mastercard, and American Express. 

We cannot process payments made using Debit-Visa cards. 

IMPORTANT: Please keep a copy of the registration receipt for your records.

Cancelling Your Registration

Cancellations made prior to September 19, 2019 will be subject to an administration fee totalling 25% of your registration fee. Cancellations after September 19, 2019 will be subject to a cancellation fee of 50% of your registration fee.

If you need to cancel your registration and for all registration inquiries, please contact Sidonie Buicliu.


Program Highlights

Plenary Sessions

  • Patient Experience through the Continuum of Kidney Care in BC
    Panel with patients and caregivers
  • The Power of Kindness - Dr. Brian Goldman 
  • Medical Cannabis as a Treatment for Pain, Mental Health & Addiction 
    Philippe Lucas
  • ADPKD - Dr. Fouad Chebib
    This session is in memory of R.K. and A.K. Sandhu
  • GENOME Canada - Dr. Paul Keown
  • Can-SOLVE CKD Network - Speaker: To be confirmed 
  • Ending the Blame Game: a Physiologic Approach to Treating Obesity
    Dr. Jesse Bittman
  • HLA eplet frequencies reduce the genetic complexity and provide the foundation for the national eplet-matching program in kidney transplantation. 
    Jenny Tran
    Selected from abstract submissions
  • An Evaluation of the Empiric Antibiotic Regimen for the Treatment of PD-associated Peritonitis at VGH 
    Amanda Driver
    Selected from abstract submissions
  • Effects of a Renal Nordic walking program on Quality of Life and Fitness in renal patients at St. Paul's Hospital. 
    Leonora Chao
    Selected from abstract submissions

Concurrent Sessions

  • An Update on the BC Transplant Hepatitis C Program
    Dr. Mathew Kadatz
  • The future of vascular access: how advances in technology and continued education support the patients journey on hemodialysis
    Rosa M. Marticorena 
  • Transcending Bollywood: Renal Care and South Asian Populations  
    Dr. Anurag Singh & Dr. Mohamud Karim 
  • GN - Dr. Sean Barbour
  • Palliative: Existential Distress
    Lawrence Cheung 
  • Day by Day : Teaching and Learning for a Home Dialysis Program
    Judith Bernardini & Valerie Price 
  • Highly Sensitized Patient
    Dr. James Lan

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