Feb 11
Call for Abstracts: 2019 Norman Bethune Symposium

The CBR is excited to present its 8th Annual Norman Bethune Symposium on April 3, 2019!  This full-day symposium will be held at the UBC Robson Square Theater, 800 Robson Street, a wonderful venue in downtown Vancouver.  A draft program is attached here, with a few more details to be released in the coming weeks.

Event Details

  • Date: April 3, 2019
  • Place: UBC Robson Square Theatre, 800 Robson Street, Vancouver
  • Time: 7:15am – 6:30pm
  • Registration Link

We have a fabulous program this year, and the highlights include: keynote presentations on the topics of red blood cell biology, patient blood management, new developments in platelet products, the appropriate use of blood and blood products and cellular therapies. In addition to hearing from both Canadian and international speakers, talks will be given by those receiving blood products, and selected oral and poster presentations will be given by students at all levels of training. The Symposium will be followed by a Reception for all attendees. Don’t miss out, as this event always reaches capacity.

Click here to register now. The registration is FREE and open to public.

Call for Abstracts:

Submit an abstract with your poster and be considered to present a short talk at the Symposium. The top abstracts will be selected to present. This is a great opportunity! The deadline for abstract submission is Monday, March 18, 2019.