Schedule Canadian Ataxia Conference 2013:

Saturday October 12th [day 1]:

11:00am - 12pm: Social greeting and sign in [Crush Lobby]

12pm: Opening addresses. [Stevenson and Hunt room]

12:30pm: Dr. Grace Yoon presentation “Ethical Issues in Genetic Testing for Ataxia” [Stevenson and Hunt room]

1pm: Linda Norton of Shoppers Home Heathcare presentation [Stevenson and Hunt room]

1:45pm - 2:30pm: Lunch break [Crush Lobby and the Stevenson and Hunt room]

[Menu for this lunch break: an assortment of subway sandwiches (vegetarian, egg salad, ham, cold cut combo, and other choices) with juices, sodas, water, and finger snacks.]

2:30pm: Dr. Jacques Tremblay presentation and Question and Answer session [Stevenson and Hunt room]

3:30pm: Dr. Gail Ouellette presentation "topics: Rare diseases and the Ataxias, Orphanite project in quebec listing rare on computer database and trying to do it nationally, and about CORD and RQMO" [Stevenson and Hunt room]

4pm -5pm: Ushering services to Wolf Performance Hall seating for the Benefit Concert "Limitless with Limitations" [Crush Lobby]

5pm: "Limitless with Limitations" concert opera and screening of Ataxian Homage Recipients documentary videos. [Wolf Performance Hall]

6:30pm -9:30pm: Claude St-Jean tribute banquet. [Stevenson & Hunt room]

[Buffet Menu for the October 12th Dinner banquet: Garden Salad, buns, Roast Beef, Roasted Chicken, Vegetarian Pasta bake, Corn, Garlic cheesey mashed potatoes, turtle cheese cake. And an assortment of juices, sodas, water, and finger snacks.]

Sunday October 13th 2013 (Day 2):

11:30pm - 12:30pm: Seating and lunch orders served.

[Burger Buffet Menu for the October 13th Lunch banquet: Norma's 1/2 lb burgers (topping choices: bacon, cheese, jalapeno's, banana peppers, onion, tomato, lettuce, olives, mustard, ketchup, relish, mayo) with Garden salad, potato salad, maple baked beans, small assorted desserts. And an assortment of juices, sodas, water, and finger snacks.]

12:30pm: UWO Occupational Therapy Faculty - .

1:30pm: Michelle Gatt - "patient rights and self advocacy".

2:30pm-3pm: Roger Foley with RBC - "Financial Resources seminar on RDSP" and closings announcements.

**schedule subject to change while in development, tickets and passes available soon.