CPS Annual Conference: Media kit

The Canadian Paediatric Society’s 91st Annual Conference, June 25-28, 2014 in Montreal, will showcase the latest research and developments in child and youth health. To assist journalists, the CPS has prepared the following materials.

Please note embargo dates and times. All times are local Montreal (EST). 

Media registration and guidelines

Information and guidelines for journalists attending the conference

Conference program

Events, seminars and workshops being held during the conference. 

Scientific abstracts

E-mail media relations staff for a copy of all scientific abstracts being presented during the conference. Journalists can arrange interviews with on-site media relations staff or via e-mail. .

Biography: Keynote speaker

This year’s keynote speaker is Dr. Samantha Nutt. Hear her inspiring story on June 25, from 3:30 - 5:00 p.m in Room 210AE at the Palais des Congrès de Montréal.

CPS Award Winners

The CPS offers several awards to recognize excellence in paediatrics. Follow this link for a complete listing of 2014 award winners. 

Media Room

CPS media relations staff can assist journalists and set up interviews with speakers and CPS designated spokespeople. To reach CPS media relations staff before the annual conference, call 1-613-526-9397 ext. 247 between the hours of 8 am and 4 pm (EST). From June 25 to June 27, staff will be available in the Media Room (512B of the Palais des Congrès de Montréal), by phone at 1-613-410-4166 or by email at The Media Room provides interview space and Internet access. 

Last updated: Jun 16 2014