Preliminary Program (at-a-glance)


Information on this page is subject to change.

Tentative timing displayed in Eastern Daylight Time (EDT).

Tuesday, June 25 (pre-conference)

  • 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm Advisory Boards [invitees only]

Wednesday, June 26

  • Morning (pre-conference)
    • 7:00 am – 11:50 am CDA Aesthetic Dermatology Workshop [PGY4&5 residents only]
    • 8:30 am – 11:30 am CDA Board Meeting & Orientation [invitees only]
  • Conference Start (12:00 pm)
  • 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Lunch Accredited Symposium – Co-developed with Sun Pharma: Inside Out: Multidisciplinary Perspectives on Androgen-Driven Acne Management
  • 1:10 pm – 1:30 pm Welcome Remarks & President’s Address
  • 1:30 pm – 2:40 pm Canadian Dermatology Foundation – World Congress of Dermatology (CDF-WCD) Lecture: Robert G. Micheletti (Topic: Vasculitis)
  • 2:40 pm – 3:00 pm Break
  • 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Session: Practice Changing Information I Learned This Year
  • 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Session: Equity, Diversity, and Representation in Medicine – Where does Dermatology Fit?
  • 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Welcome Reception at the National Gallery of Canada

Thursday, June 27

  • 8:00 am – 9:00 am Breakfast Accredited Symposium – Co-developed with Johnson & Johnson: And Canada Takes the Lead! – Canada as a Leader in Dermatology for Skin of Colour
  • 9:10 am – 10:15 am Keynote Lecture: Ruth Ann Vleugels (Topic: Connective Tissue Disease)
  • 10:15 am – 10:35 am Break in Exhibit Hall
  • 10:35 am – 11:55 am Session: How I Treat…
  • 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm Lunch in Exhibit Hall
  • 1:00 pm – 1:30 pm E-Poster Stand-by Presentations
  • 1:40 pm – 2:40 pm Sub-Specialty Scientific Meetings (Part 1)
  • 2:40 pm – 3:00 pm Break in Exhibit Hall
  • 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Sub-Specialty Scientific Meetings (Part 2)
    • Oral Abstract Presentations included in select sessions
  • 4:10 pm – 4:45 pm JCMS Lecture
  • 4:45 pm – 5:45 pm Reception in Exhibit Hall
  • 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm EDI Reception
  • 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm CPD Science, Pathophysiology, Therapeutics (SPoT) [residents only]

Friday, June 28

  • 8:00 am – 9:00 am Breakfast Accredited Symposium – Co-developed with Pfizer: Making Headway: Patient and Physician Views on Severe Alopecia Areata
  • 9:10 am – 10:30 am Live Patient Viewings
  • 10:30 am – 11:00 am Break in Exhibit Hall
  • 11:00 am – 12:05 pm Panel Discussion on Live Patient Viewings
  • 12:10 pm – 1:40 pm Lunch in Exhibit Hall
  • 12:10 pm – 1:10 pm CDA AGM
  • 1:10 pm – 1:40 pm E-Poster Stand-by Presentations
  • 1:50 pm – 2:50 pm Concurrent Sessions
    • Aesthetic Dermatology
    • Adult & Pediatric Medical Dermatology
    • Practice Management
  • 2:50 pm – 3:10 am Break in Exhibit Hall
  • 3:10 pm – 4:00 pm Generational Learning
  • 4:00 pm – 4:45 pm CDA Awards
  • 4:45 pm – 5:30 pm CDA Residents & Fellows Reception [open to all]
  • 4:45 pm – 5:45 pm Meeting of Canadian Dermatologist Societies [invitees only]
  • 7:00 pm – Late President’s Dinner at the Shaw Centre

Saturday, June 29

  • 9:00 am – 10:00 am Quiz Session: Complex Case Reviews
  • 10:00 am – 10:20 am Break
  • 10:20 am – 11:50 am Keynote Lecture: Ashfaq A. Marghoob (Topic: Dermoscopy of Clinically Difficult to Diagnose Melanomas)
  • 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Lunch Accredited Symposium – Co-developed with Novartis: The HS Times – Headliners: Accelerating Care, Optimizing Outcomes and Redefining Clinic Efficiency
  • 1:10 pm – 2:00 pm Session: Top Legal Matters & Issues
  • 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm Rapid-Fire Session: 60 Tips in 60 Minutes
  • 3:00 pm – 3:10 pm Closing Remarks
  • Conference End (3:10 pm)
  • Late-Afternoon (post-conference)
    • 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm Advisory Boards [invitees only]