Register now for the CDTRP 10th Annual Scientific Meeting taking place on December 5-7, 2023 in a hybrid format. For our 10th Anniversary Celebration, we are please to welcome you in Montréal, QC, la Métropole francophone des Amériques! The meeting will take place the heart of the vibrant Quartier des spectacles which is known for its cultural and artistic events, making it the perfect place for visitors who want to experience the culture and energy of Montréal.

The CDTRP 2023 Annual Scientific Meeting will proceed as a hybrid event with the opportunity of attending in person or virtually. The health and well-being of our attendees remain our foremost priority. We are committed to providing a safe, productive, and welcoming environment for all participants. This is why we have developed a COVID-19 policy that you can access here.
Check out the program

Register now for the CDTRP 10th Annual Scientific Meeting taking place on December 5-7, 2023 in a hybrid format. For our 10th Anniversary Celebration, we are please to welcome you in Montréal, QC, la Métropole francophone des Amériques! The meeting will take place the heart of the vibrant Quartier des spectacles which is known for its cultural and artistic events, making it the perfect place for visitors who want to experience the culture and energy of Montréal.

The CDTRP 2023 Annual Scientific Meeting will proceed as a hybrid event with the opportunity of attending in person or virtually. The health and well-being of our attendees remain our foremost priority. We are committed to providing a safe, productive, and welcoming environment for all participants. This is why we have developed a COVID-19 policy that you can access here.
Check out the program
We wish to thank the Accelerating Clinical Trials Consortium, Alberta Transplant InstituteAstellas Pharma Canada, Inc.AstraZeneca, Canadian Blood Services, Paladin Labs Inc., Takeda and the UHN Ajmera Transplant Centre for sponsoring this event!

The Café Scientifique events held in conjunction with the Annual Scientific meeting and the session “A National Approach to Prioritizing Emerging Issues in COVID-19 in Transplantation” are supported by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR).

Registration Fees

We are committed to providing the most exceptional experience for all participants, whether attending virtually or in person at our Annual Scientific Meeting. To achieve this, our Management Team is working tirelessly until December to ensure that everyone has equal opportunities to engage during the Q&A sessions, and with other participants. To make this experience unforgettable, we have decided to set the fees below for the event this year. We believe that this will enable us to deliver unparalleled value and a valuable platform for all our participants.

  • General in-person registration: $300
  • Virtual Attendees: Free
  • Trainees: $150
  • Patient/Family/Donor Partners: Free
  • Industry in-person: $600

Accommodation

Delta Hotel | 475 President-Kennedy Avenue, Montréal

We are happy to welcome you at the Delta Hotel in downtown Montréal, located at 475 President-Kennedy Avenue, in the heart of the vibrant Quartier des spectacles. This neighbourhood is known for its cultural and artistic events, making it the perfect place for visitors who want to experience the culture and energy of Montréal. The hotel is conveniently located near the Place-des-Arts metro station, as well as several bus lines, making it easy to explore all that Montréal has to offer. 

If you wish to book a room, please send an email to: dhr.yuldb.monshared@marriott.com.

CDTRP 10th Anniversary Celebrations

CDTRP 10th Anniversary Celebration Banquet and Networking | Thursday, December 7 – 5:30 pm EST

Join us to celebrate a decade of success and achievements in donation and transplantation research at CDTRP’s 10th Anniversary Celebration Banquet. Our gourmet dinner will be accompanied by inspirational presentations from two incredible individuals – Simon Keith, the first athlete in the world to play professional sports after undergoing a heart transplant, and Mai Duong, a leukemia survivor and co-founder of Swab the World.

Sip on your favorite drinks from our cash bar while mingling with fellow attendees, including researchers, clinicians, patients, and policy-makers in the field of donation and transplantation research. Don’t miss this unforgettable evening to commemorate our achievements and renew our commitment to improving transplant outcomes across Canada. Reserve your seat today, and don’t forget your dancing shoes!

* Register below if you ONLY plan to come to the dinner.
Register Here

Symposium on Auto-immunity, Complement and Tissue Injury in Transplantation

Symposium on Auto-immunity, Complement and Tissue Injury in Transplantation | December 8, 2023

Dr. Marie-Josée Hébert’s team is pleased to host the first Symposium on Auto-immunity, Complement and Tissue Injury in Transplantation in a hybrid format, with the in-person component in Montréal, QC, on December 8, 2023 at the Delta Hotel. The objective of this symposium is to discuss the progress made in the last decade on autoimmunity, complement activation and tissue injury in the context of organ transplantation. We hope to stimulate ​international research collaborations toward cutting-edge and emerging biomedical and translational research focused on rejection/cGVHD, tissue injury, allograft function and patient survival.

​Registration for the symposium is free, but mandatory. It’s a hybrid event open to everyone, with a limited in-person capacity (max 60 people).

  • Date: Friday, December 8, 2023
  • Time: 8:30 am – 5:00 pm EST
  • Location: Delta Hotel (475 Av. du Président-Kennedy, Montréal, QC) and Online

Visit the website for more information.

In person registration
Virtual registration

Social & Networking Activities

VIRTUAL | Tuesday, December 5, 2023 

Virtual Brain Twister

As the CDTRP celebrates its 10th year of fostering donation and transplantation research collaborations, we invite you to join us for a virtual networking activity right before our Annual Scientific Meeting on Tuesday, December 5 at 11:00 am EST.

Unlock your inner riddle master and immerse yourself in an event of captivating enigmas, collaborative puzzle-solving, and forging connections at our Social Brain Twister event – a dynamic fusion that promises to challenge your intellect while igniting new friendships. At this event, you will team up with fellow participants in interactive breakout rooms and collectively unravel puzzles that will not only tantalize your mind but also create lasting bonds beyond the event!

  • Date: Tuesday, December 5
  • Time: 11:00 am EST
  • Virtual only
Note that separate registration is required to attend the virtual social event in addition to the main meeting.
Register Here

ON-SITE | Tuesday, December 5, 2023

OPTION #2 – AXE THROWING

Looking for a fun and engaging social activity to keep the spirit high during the CDTRP 10th Annual Scientific Meeting? Look no further than Rage Axe Throwing! Join us for an exciting and unique experience that’s sure to blow off steam and create memories that will last a lifetime. Our team of expert coaches will guide you through the process of throwing axes, ensuring that you stay safe and have an unforgettable time. Whether you’re looking to network with fellow attendees or simply unwind after a long day, come join us at Rage Axe Throwing for an experience you won’t forget.

Visit the website for more info.

  • Date: Tuesday, December 5
  • Time: 6:00 pm
  • Price: $50 / person
Registration via the ASM registration system.
OPTION #3 – BAR

Join us for an evening of networking and fun with fellow attendees while enjoying tasty food, drinks, and music. Whether you’ve been busy participating in other social activities or simply want to make new connections outside the conference, this is the perfect opportunity to unwind and have some fun. All are welcome, so bring your colleagues and friends and let’s make some unforgettable memories together!

The event is free but reservation is mandatory.

  • Date: Tuesday, December 5
  • Time: TBD
  • Price: Participants are responsible for the costs of their own food and drinks
  • Location: TBD
Reservation via the ASM registration system.