Agenda 2021-05-12T17:28:11+00:00

Agenda

PROGRAM OVERVIEW

 Thursday, May 13, 2021

Time

Primary Care

Clinical/Pop Science

Basic Science

10:00 – 10:40 am ET

Opening Plenary 

The Changing Landscape of Hypertension in Canada

Speakers: Dr. Leung, Dr. Harvey 

 

 

10:45 – 11:40 am ET

Topic #1:

Hypertension Canada Guidelines 2020-2022: Inclusive, Responsive & Highly Implementable

 

Speaker: Dr. Rabi

 

Topic #2:

Targets and Thresholds Based on Cardiovascular Risks and Measurement Method

Speaker: Dr. Dresser

 

Omega-3 Fatty Acids and Cardiovascular Risk

Speaker: Dr. Tardif

+ 2 abstracts

 

Redox Signaling and the Vascular Proteome – Implications in Precision Hypertension

                                                           Speaker: Dr. Touyz

+ 2 abstracts

 

11:40 – 12:00 pm ET

Break

 

12:05 – 12:55 pm ET

Topic #1: 

Diet and Hypertension

Speaker: Dr. Arcand

 

Topic #2: 

Hypertension in Diabetes

Speaker: Dr. Lewanczuk

 

The Science of Obesity – Targets for Treatment 

                                                                                                          Speaker: Dr. Sean Wharton

                                                                                                                                                              + 1 abstracts

 

 

Mechanisms of Cerebrovascular Damage: Diet, Nutrition, and Inflammation

Speaker:

Dr. Daneshtalab

 

 

+ 2 abstracts

 

1:00 – 1:55 pm ET

Topic #1:

Optimal BP Measurement: OBPM, AOBP, HBPM, and ABPM

 

        Speaker: Dr. Cloutier                                                            Topic #2: 

Hypertension: Past, Present, Future

 

Speaker: Dr. Campbell

 

E-Cigarettes

 

Speaker: Dr. Pipe

+ 2 abstracts 

 

 

 

Premature Birth and Lifelong Cardiovascular Risk – A Different Disease Pathway?

 

Speaker: Dr. Nuyt

 

+ 2 abstracts 

 

 

2:00 – 3:00 pm ET

 

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Satellite Symposium

Improving Hypertension Control in Canada: 

Is There a Simpler Approach?

The Role of Single Pill Combinations

 

Speaker: Dr. Dresser,

Dr. Daskalopoulou

 

 

3:00 – 3:30 pm ET

                                           

Break

                                        

                                 Young Investigator Forum

                         In partnership with the Canadian Vascular Network and CIHR-Institute of Circulatory and Respiratory Health                                   3:30 – 5:30 pm ET

 

PROGRAM OVERVIEW

 Friday, May 14, 2021

Time

Primary Care/Clinical/Pop Science

Basic Science

10:00 – 10:40 am ET

Plenary

Virtual care in Hypertension – Home BP measurement

Speaker: Dr. McManus

 

10:40 – 11:35 am ET

 

 

Hypertension: Is Sex Important?

 

Speaker:

Dr. Daskalopoulou

+ 2 abstracts

Molecular Mechanism(s) of Diabetic Kidney Disease and Relationship in Hypertension

Speaker: Dr. Chan

 

+ 2 abstracts 

11:35 – 11:45 am

Rapid Fire Session

Auto Control Medical (ACM)

Speaker: Dr. Padwal

 

 

11:45 – 12:00 pm ET

Break

 

12:00 – 12:55 pm ET

Drug Shortages

 

Speaker: Dr. Duffin

+ 2 abstracts 

 

 

ATP Metabolism in the RBC as Potential Surrogate Biomarker and Therapeutic Target For Post Exercise

 

Speaker: Dr. Yeung

+ 2 abstracts 

1:00 – 1:55 pm ET

Hypertension in the Elderly

 

Speaker: Dr. Feldman

+ 2 abstracts 

 

 

In Vivo Contrast-Enhanced Micro-Computed Tomography Imaging in Free-breathing Mice

Speaker: Dr. Ford

+ 2 abstracts 

 

2:00 – 2:10 pm ET

Rapid Fire Session

Medtronic

Speaker: Dr. Townsend

2:15 – 2:25 pm ET

Rapid Fire Session 

Hypertension Canada – Professional Certification Program Overview 

Speaker: Dr. Kaitlyn Watson

 

 

Young Investigator Forum

 In partnership with the Canadian Vascular Network and CIHR-Institute of Circulatory and Respiratory Health

3:30 – 6:30 pm ET

 Thursday, May 13, 2021

Time

Young Investigator Forum
In partnership with the Canadian Vascular Network and CIHR-Institute of Circulatory and Respiratory Health

3:30 pm ET

YI Forum Welcome

Speakers:

Dr. Dylan Burger and Dr. Robert Gros

Words of Welcome:

Dr. Duncan Stewart

Dr. Ryan Perry

3:30 – 4:30 pm ET

The Landscape of Science Careers

Speakers:

Dr. Norik Daneshtalab – Academia

Mr. Cedrin Law – Pharmaceutical Industry

Ms. Nicola Geoghegan-Morphet – Academic Ethics Officer

Dr. Helen Coe – Government CIHR/ICRH

4:30 – 4:45 pm ET

Break

4:45 – 5:15 pm ET

Equity, Diversity & Inclusion

Speaker:

Nicki Lauzon

CIHR Science Strategy Team

5:15 – 5:45 pm ET

Future of Research Assessment

Speaker:

Dr. Kathryn Graham

Alberta Innovates

 Friday, May 14, 2021

Time

Young Investigator Forum
In partnership with the Canadian Vascular Network and CIHR-Institute of Circulatory and Respiratory Health

3:30 – 4:00 pm ET

Writing/Reading Techniques

Speakers:

Dr. Ernesto Schiffrin

4:00 – 4:30 pm ET

Work/Life Balance

Speakers:

Dr. Robert Gros

4:30 – 4:45 pm ET

Break

4:45 – 6:30 pm ET

Mock Grant Review Session

Mentors:

Dr. Dylan Burger

Dr. Noriko Daneshtalab

Dr. Robert Gros

Dr. Ryan Perry


6:30 pm ET

Wrap-Up Discussion of the YI Forum

What worked, what needs improvement, future meetings

Speakers:

Dr. Dylan Burger and Dr. Rob Gros