Annual Meeting

The 55th Annual Meeting will be held in Halifax, Nova Scotia from September 12th-14th 2024.

 

Abstract submission will open on March 15th, 2024 and close on April 15th 2024. Details will be posted soon! Acceptance/ rejection notification will be sent on May 10th, 2024

Once again thank you for joining us at the 54th Annual Meeting of the Canadian Association of Paediatric Surgeons! The meeting was well attended and complete with high-quality presentations. Congratulations to all presenters for their excellent presentations!

 

PRESENTATION AWARDS CAPS 2023 MEETING

·         PEOPLES CHOICE AWARD (Surgeon's Den)
Sherif Emil (The Montreal Children's Hospital; McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada)
The Canadian Pediatric Surgery Workforce: A 10-year Prospective Study

·         BEST BASIC SCIENCE PRESENTATION
Yuchiro Miyake (University of Manitoba, Department of Surgery, Division of Pediatric Surgery and Children’s Hospital Research Institute of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada)
Using microinjection for drug delivery with nanoparticles in lung explants to study prenatal treatment of congenital diaphragmatic hernia

·         BEST CLINICAL PRESENTATION
Waseem Abu Ashour (McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, QC, Canada)
Using artificial intelligence to label free-text operative and ultrasound reports for grading pediatric appendicitis

·         BEST MEDICAL STUDENT PRESENTATION
Matthew Urichuk (Max Rady College of Medicine, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB, Canada)
Individuals with thoracoabdominal congenital surgical anomalies are at increased risk of adverse mental health outcomes: a longitudinal retrospective cohort study

           ·         PRIX POUR LE MEILLEUR EFFORT DE BILINGUISME / BILINGUALISM PRIZE
             Zanib Nafees  (McGill University Faculty of Medine and Health Sciences, Montreal, Quebec, Canada)          
             Adaptation, translation, and validation of a patient-reported experience measure for children and young people for the Canadian context - Phase 1 results

CME CREDIT FOR CAPS 2023 MEETING

This event is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and approved by the CPD Medicine Program, University of Manitoba for a maximum of 16.5 hours.
Click the link below and complete the post-conference survey. The Certificate of Attendance information is available at the end of the survey.
https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/HQ292N3 

This activity is an Accredited Self-Assessment Activity (Section 3) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of The Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Canada, and approved by the CPD Medicine Program, University of Manitoba on Sept 11, 2023 and expires Sept 11, 2026. Remember to visit MAINPORT to record your learning and outcomes. You may claim a maximum of 9.25 hours (credits are automatically calculated). ID# 00015808
The link will take you to the Self-Assessment Activity survey that applies to the meeting and the questions associated with each presentation. The Certificate of Attendance information is available at the end of the survey.
https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/HS8FGWR

Participants should only claim credit for the actual number of hours attended. The University of Manitoba CPD Medicine Program is fully accredited by the Committee on Accreditation of Continuing Medical Education (CACME).
**Please complete the survey by November 17th, 2023**

 

UPCOMING MEETINGS

 
2024 - Halifax (Marriott Harbourfront Hotel) - September 12 - 14th
 
2025 - Winnipeg ( Fairmont Winnipeg Hotel) - September - September 18 - 20th
 
2026 - St John's ( Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland ) - September - September 24 - 26th