2017 AAC Conference

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Date - 10/06/2017
8:30 am

Peter Gilgan Centre for Research and Learning

General Conference Details

The 6th Annual Angioma Alliance Canada Conference will take place in Toronto on June 10th at the Peter Gilgan Centre for Research and Learning! The event, hosted by Shawn Mulvihill, AAC President focuses on those living with cavernous malformations, and information on treatment, surgeries, pediatric diagnosis, and genetic history. Please join us by booking your ticket below!

Basic Information:

  • Date: June 10th  2017
  • Time: 8:30-5:00 pm
  • Everyone welcome
  • Located at:
    Peter Gilgan Centre for Research and Learning
    The Hospital for Sick Children
    686 Bay Street
    Toronto ON, M5G 0A4
  • Lunch is Provided!
    Kids under 6 free
    Register below!

Our AAC Guest Speakers:

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Dr. Christopher Wallace
Kingston General Hospital, Ontario



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Dr. Benjamin Lant
Post-Doctoral Fellow under Dr. Brent Derry
studying the genetics of the CCM disease



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Shannon Mossip 
M.A., C.Psych.




Suzanne Nurse, Epilepsy Ontario ; Overview about Epilepsy Ontario and epilepsy/seizures.

Edith Kehoe, Angioma Alliance Canad; Living with Cavernous Malformations: What it’s like for the loved ones”



Friday Meet and Greet:

Please join us for an informal meet and greet in the Eaton Chelsea hotel on Friday June 9th 2017 from 6:30-8:00 pm.  This will occur in the TI Bar restaurant in the Eaton Chelsea hotel.  There will be food and drinks available to purchase.  Email angiomaalliancecanada@gmail.com if you plan to attend Friday night.

* Conference Registration is Saturday June 10th from 8:30am – 9:00am. Conference begins promptly at 9:00am-5:00pm.
*Childcare is not available
* If you plan to stay overnight, this hotel is approx.  5 minute walk to the conference. http://www.chelseatoronto.com/en/
*We do not have a block reserved, it is first come first served. To receive the discount you need to request the “Sick Kids Corporate rate” upon booking.

Call 1-800-CHELSEA to reserve a room.  Ask for Sick Kids corporate rate. The regular rate for a standard room is $285/night plus tax.  The discounted Sick Kids rate is $162/night plus tax.                                                 

You can Register for the conference at http://www.angioma.ca and Email us at  angiomaalliancecanada@gmail.com for the letter required for the Sick Kids Hospital rate at check-in (This will only be sent to you once you have registered for the conference). Upon check-in present the Sick Kids letter to receive the discount at that point.




Bookings are closed for this event.