This series is for genetics health professionals led by the Canadian College of Medical Genetics and co-sponsored by Can-GARD. Speakers will be translation-focused researchers, clinicians and innovators. The series will help attendees anticipate, access, and apply new approaches and technologies for patient care.

September 25, 2020
Neurodevelopmental Disorders caused by Mutations in Epigenetic Regulators: Research and Translational Opportunities
Rosanna Weksberg, MD PhD Clinical and Metabolic Genetics Genetics and Genome Biology Research Institute, Hospital for Sick Children

October 30, 2020
Preferences Research to Increase Patient-centeredness in Clinical Care and Health Policy
Dr. Deborah Marshall

November 27, 2020
Advances in genomics practice: virtual tools and the Genetic Non-Discrimination Act
Dr. Yvonne Bombard

December 18, 2020
12:30 PM ET
Genomics to help us understand and control the COVID19 pandemic
Dr. Catalina Lopez-Correa

January 29, 2021
12:00 PM ET
Genetic disorders of neuromuscular transmission – congenital myasthenic syndromes
Hanns Lochmüller, MD, FAAN

February 26, 2021
12:00 PM ET
Malformations caused by somatic mutation
Matthew L. Warman, M.D.

March 26, 2021
12:00 PM ET
Common and rare regulatory variation in genetic disease
Stephen Montgomery, PhD

April 30, 2021
12:00 PM ET
Lafora disease: from residency to therapy
Berge A. Minassian, M.D.

May 28, 2021
12:00 PM ET
Newborn Screening for MPS1 Hurler in Ontario
Matthew Henderson, PhD, FCACB, FCCMG and Kristin Kernohan, PhD, FCCMG

June 25, 2021
12:00 PM ET
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Telegraf Series – June 18, 2021 – 11:00 AM ET – registration to come

Can-GARD/CCMG The Leading Strand Series – June 25, 2021 – 12:00 PM ET – registration to come

45th Annual Scientific Meeting – May 31 – June 3, 2021Presented Virtually

Annual General Meeting – June 16, 2021 - 01:00 PM ETRegister & View AGM Documents here (you must log in to access)