Preliminary Program

 

9:00 - 9:45 Registration & Networking breakfast
9:45 - 10:00 Welcoming from faculty advisor and president of the CBS-QCSC
10:00 - 10:20 Session 1:
Orthopaedic Biomaterials
Clinical perspective
Virginie Gauvreau, MD, Gaspé Hôtel-Dieu Hospital
10:20 - 10:40 Industrial perspective
Geoffroy Rivet-Sabourin, Research Director, Bodycad
10:40 - 11:00

Academic perspective
Thomas Willett, PhD, University of Waterloo

11:00 - 11:45 Discussion Panel
11:45 - 13:00 Social lunch
13:00 - 13:20 Session 2: 
Vascular Biomaterials
Clinical perspective
Jean-François Tanguay, MD, Montreal Heart Institute
13:20 - 13:40 Industrial perspective
Stephen Pacetti, Technical Advisor, Abbott Vascular
13:40 - 14:00 Academic perspective
Diego Mantovani, PhD, Université Laval
14:00 - 14:45 Discussion Panel
14:45 - 15:00 Coffee break
15:00 - 15:20 Session 3: 
Skin
Substitutes
Clinical perspective
Geneviève Mercier-Couture, CHU de Québec
15:20 - 15:40 Industrial perspective
Jean-Philippe Therrien, VP Skin Biology, EnDev Laboratories
15:40 - 16:00 Academic perspective
Francois Berthod, PhD, Université Laval
16:00 - 16:45 Discussion Panel
16:45 - 17:00 Symposium closing
17:00 - 19:30 Networking cocktail with posters & exhibition