Sudden Death: SIDS, SADS & SUDEP

Wednesday, February 17, 2016

MaRS (Toronto, Canada)

Note: the last 10 minutes of each presentation will be for discussions/question.

Morning:

8:15 am – 8:45 am      Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:45 am – 9:00 am      Introduction and Welcome
                                 Michael Pollanen & Avrum I. Gotlieb

9:00 am– 10:00 am     Speaker – Michael Pollanen
                                 Sudden Death: From Autopsy Room to Clinic

10:00 am – 10:15am   Break

10:15 am – 11:15 am  Speaker – Charis Kepron
                                 SIDS (Sudden Infant Death Syndrome

11:15 am – 11:45 am  Speaker – Kristopher Cunningham
                                 Sudden Arrhythmic Death: the Evolution of Cardiac Pathology in the
                                
Era of Genetic Cardiovascular Disease”

11:45 am – 12:15 pm  Speaker – Elizabeth Donner
                                 SUDEP (Sudden Unexplained Death in Epilepsy)

12:15 pm – 1:15 pm    Lunch provided

Afternoon:

1:15 pm - 2:15 pm      Speaker – Michael Gollob
                                 Molecular Genetics of Sudden Cardiac Death

2:15 pm – 2:45 pm     Speaker – Liz Siydock
                                The Family and Sudden Death

2:45 pm – 3:00 pm     Break

3:00 pm – 3:30 pm     Speaker – Harriet Feilotter
                                Next Generation Sequencing and Interpreting Genetic Changes

3:30 pm – 4:00 pm     Closing Remarks (M. Pollanen)