May 4-6, 2017 Hyatt Regency Montreal

Montreal, Quebec

Garrod Symposium
Image is not available
Hyatt Regency Montreal

Symposium Venue

Arrow
Arrow
Shadow
Slider

Schedule Overview

Home / Schedule Overview

 

THURSDAY MAY 4

Afternoon

1300-1500 – Concurrent Sessions

 

CIMDRN Meeting (invitation only)

 

Dietitians Webinar

Moderators: Manon Bouchard Dt.P., CHU Sainte-Justine, génétique médicale and Marie Lefrançois Dt.P. / R.D., McGill University Health Center, Montreal Children’s Hospital

  • Mark Korson, Genetic Metabolic Center for Education, Salem
    Mitochondrial Disease: A Dietary and Nutritional Perspective
  • Can Ficicioglu, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
    Dietary Treatment of Cobalamin C Deficiency

Click here to register for this webinar

 

Nurses Webinar

 

1700-1830

Garrod Executive Committee Meeting (invitation only)

 

Evening

1830-2200

Welcome Reception

 

FRIDAY MAY 5

Breakfast

0645-0750

Breakfast

 

Morning

0800-0815

Welcome Remarks

 

0815-1200

Bone Involvement in Metabolic Diseases

Moderator: Philippe Campeau, Université de Montréal

 

0815-0850
Skeletal Manifestations of Inborn Errors of Metabolism: Lessons form Congenital Disorders of Glycosilation
Roberto Mendoza-Londono, University of Toronto, The Hospital for Sick Children

 

0850-0925
Bone mineralization gone wrong: Defective enzymatic processing of mineralization inhibitors in osteomalacia (hypophosphatasia and X-linked hypophosphatemia)
Marc McKee, McGill University, Shriners Hospital for Children

 

0925-0955
Discussion

 

0955-1025
Refreshment Break, Exhibits, and Poster Viewing

 

1025-1100
Everything is Metabolism – Also in the Skeleton
Andrea Superti-Furga, University Hospital of Lausanne

 

1100-1130
Platform Presentations of Selected Abstracts

1130-1200
Discussion

 

Lunch

1200-1300

Lunch

 

Afternoon

1310-1635

Treatment of Metabolic Disorders

Moderators: Catherine Brunel-Guitton and Grant Mitchell, Université de Montréal, CHU Sainte-Justine

 

1310-1315

Introductions

 

1315-1350
Clinical diagnosis and treatment of disorders of cobalamin metabolism
Carlo Dionisi Vici, Bambino Gesù Children’s Hospital, Rome

 

1350-1425
Surprises from the study of patients with inherited disorders of one-carbon metabolism
David Rosenblatt, McGill University

 

1425-1455
Discussion

 

1455-1525
Refreshment Break, Exhibits, and Poster Viewing

 

1525-1600
Metabolic Pathway Reprogramming: A Novel Therapeutic Approach for Tyrosinemia Type I
Karl-Dimiter Bissig, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston

 

1600-1615
Platform Presentation of Selected Abstracts

1615-1635
Discussion

 

1635-1745

Poster Walk and Exhibits

 

Evening

Garrod Gala at the McCord Museum

Garrod Pioneer Award Presentation

 

SATURDAY MAY 6

Breakfast

0645-0750

Breakfast

 

Morning

0810-1145

Leukodystrophies

Moderators: Geneviève Bernard and John Mitchell, McGill University, Montreal Children’s Hospital

 

0810-0900
POLR3-related leukodystrophy: from gene identification and phenotypic description to understanding of disease mechanisms
Geneviève Bernard, McGill University, Montreal Children’s Hospital

 

0900-0915
Platform Presentation of Selected Abstract

0915-0935
Discussion

 

0935-1005
Refreshment Break

 

1005-1050
Metachromatic leukodystrophy: New insights into treatment
Nicole Wolf, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam

 

1050-1105
Platform Presentation of Selected Abstract

1105-1135
Discussion

 

1135-1145
Wrap-up and Closing Remarks

 

Lunch

1200-1330
Lunch

 

1230-1330
Garrod Association Membership Meeting