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 The 2017 conference will be held June 2 and 3 at the World Trade & Convention Centre, Halifax

2017 conference agenda

Friday, June 2

10 a.m.-5 p.m.
12-4 p.m.
Exhibitor set up
12-4:40 p.m.CME-accredited education session – Medical Professionalism: Getting back on track (lunch served 12 p.m.; CME session 1 p.m.)

Where are we and how did we get here? An introduction to the evidence and context followed by a panel presentation featuring physician thought-leaders.
7 p.m.
Sponsor/exhibitor reception (hors d'oeuvres and refreshments)
8 p.m.
Opening night party with dinner and entertainment

Saturday, June 3

7 a.m.-5 p.m.
7-8 a.m.Continental breakfast with sponsors/exhibitors
7-8 a.m.Past Presidents’ breakfast
7-8 a.m.
Section breakfast meeting(s)
8:10-10:25 a.m.Annual General Meeting & members forum
10:35-11:05 a.mRefreshment break with sponsors/exhibitors
11:15 a.m.-12:30 p.m.CME-accredited business session – An introduction to Doctors Nova Scotia’s Strategic Plan
12:40-2:10 p.m. Awards ceremony & luncheon
3-4:30 p.m.
Companion program (walking tour with local history and tastings)
2:20-4:35 p.m.CME-accredited education session – Medical Professionalism
Keynote address by Dr. Jeff Blackmer and group workshop
6:30-7 p.m.Cocktail reception hosted by your Board of Directors
7 p.m.
President's dinner and dance (entertainment by Big Fish)