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General Information

Online Conference Platform

Oxford Abstracts

The annual conference will be using the Oxford Abstracts online conference platform. For optimal performance of the platform please use Google Chrome as the browser. Attendees will be able to view the entire program on a single page and view individual abstract details at the click of a button. Under the information tab, attendees can find speaker biographies, floor plans, conference material and much more.

All registered attendees have access to the full online platform.

If you have any issues with the online platform, please contact
Krystal Sabourin at meetings@ammi.ca

Abstracts and Case Reports

Full abstract and case report details can be accessed through the Oxford Abstracts Online Program.

All presented abstracts and case reports will be published as a supplement in  JAMMI (Journal of the Association of Medical Microbiology and Infectious Disease Canada) following the conference.

Conference Evaluations

The annual conference uses an online evaluation system.

Please click on the links below to access the program and overall conference evaluations. Please note the links will be activated the morning of the day they pertain to.

Tuesday, April 9
Wednesday, April 10
Thursday, April 11
Friday, April 12
Overall Conference Evaluation

The evaluations can also be accessed through the Oxford Abstracts Online Program.

Handouts

Handouts will NOT be available at the conference. All available information will be available on the conference website, and accessible on the Oxford Abstracts Online Platform.

Or scan the QR Code to being!

**Instructions on how to play are inside the app.

Microbe Mania:
An Infectious Adventure

Join in on the ultimate adventure at this year’s conference with Microbe Mania: An Infectious Adventure! A Scavenger Hunt that will have you hunting down QR codes, answering trivia questions, take pictures all while earning points. But the excitement doesn’t stop there—attend educational sessions and visit with our exhibitors and sponsors to collect even more points and enhance your experience.

Join us for an infectious fun filled adventure, where exploring, learning, and excitement await at every turn!

With daily prizes and the top 3 players who earn the most points will qualify for the grand prize.

10th Annual CFID Bug Run

Date: Friday, April 12
Time: 06:45 PST
Location: North Tower Lobby Entrance (outside)

Join your colleagues, friends, competitors or just challenge yourself to a 5K Bug Run/ 3kmWalk hosted by the Canadian Foundation for Infectious Diseases to help raise funds for research in infectious diseases and medical microbiology. For more information please visit the CFID website at www. researchid.com.

Vancouver and the Sheraton Vancouver Wall Centre

Located in the heart of Vancouver you will never feel more at home than at the Sheraton Vancouver Wall Centre. Step outside the doors and into the celebrated sites of the city; stroll leisurely through the boutiques of Robson Street and Yaletown; take a seawall walking tour with friends; and create memories at Stanley Park or in the Vancouver Art Gallery, all just blocks away. Slow down and take in the views of the city skyline and the Pacific Ocean from your room. A warm welcome awaits you at the Sheraton Vancouver Wall Centre.

Hotel Information

Sheraton Vancouver Wall Centre
1088 Burrard Street
Vancouver, BC V6Z 2R9
Hotel Direct: (604) 331-1000

Lost and Found

Please go to the registration desk located on the 3rd, north tower for lost and found items

Program Recordings

The AMMI Canada – CACMID Annual Conference is taking place in-person only, in Vancouver, BC. There will be no live broadcast of content. All conference content is being recorded and will be made available to registered attendees two (2) weeks post conference. Instructions on how to access the recordings will be sent following the conference.

Disclaimer

The Central Planning and Scientific Planning Committees will make every effort to present the program as published. However, the Central Planning and Scientific Planning committees, AMMI Canada, CACMID or their agents, reserve the right to alter or cancel without prior notice any of the arrangements, timetables, plans or other items relating directly or indirectly to the annual conference, for any cause beyond their reasonable control. The above mentioned are not liable for any loss or inconvenience caused as a result of such alteration. In the event of cancellation of the annual conference all prepaid fees will be refunded, however, the Central Planning and Scientific Planning committees, AMMI Canada, CACMID, or their agents are not liable for any loss or inconvenience caused as a result of such cancellation and attendees are therefore advised to take out their own travel insurance and extend their policy for personal possessions as the annual conference does not cover individuals against cancellations of bookings or theft or damage of belongings.