CPS Annual Conference: Media kit

The Canadian Paediatric Society’s 92nd Annual Conference, June 24-27, 2015 in Toronto, 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 Toronto (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.

Keynote speaker: Biography 

This year’s keynote speaker is Dr. Jennifer Arnold. Hear her inspiring story on June 24, from 4:30 - 6:00 p.m in the Frontenac Ballroom of the Westin Harbour Castle.

CPS Award winners

The CPS offers several awards to recognize excellence in paediatrics. Follow this link for a complete listing of 2015 award winners. 

Media Room

CPS media relations staff can assist journalists by providing background information on child health issues and helping to set up interviews with speakers, CPS representatives or designated spokespeople. To reach CPS media relations staff before or after the annual conference, call 1-613-526-9397 ext. 247, between the hours of 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. (EST).

Starting June 24, contact staff in the Media Room (Richmond Room of The Westin Harbour Castle) or at 1-613-410-4166. The Media Room provides interview space and Internet access. 

Last updated: Jun 23 2015