Abstracts submission for contributed talks is closed. Abstract submission deadline for poster presenters and invited speakers is July 15th. The abstract submission page is here
*PLEASE NOTE* space has become limited at the Hockley Valley Resort.  We are doing our best to help people with finding roommates to share rooms in order to free up space.  We can no longer guarantee space at the resort, and you may have to stay 10 minutes away in Orangeville.  Rooms are first given to those who complete the registration process by submitting their credit card information.  This restriction does not apply to invited speakers and chairs.
*please note all prices are in Canadian dollars. Please see current exchange rates here.

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Are you bringing your spouse/partner? If so there will be an additional charge per night for their meals which will be communicated to you. You must book a single occupancy room. They will have access to the same meals as registrants, but will not be able to attend any sessions or make use of the coffee break service.
If you are sharing a room, please enter their name or names plus arrival/departure dates if they are not all the same

Please answer the following questions:

Are you presenting a poster?

There are many activities available.  Hockley Resort has it's own 18 hole golf course, a winery, a spa and a small gym and pool.  It is also steps to the Bruce Trail (an 890 km hiking trail For the Niagara Falls trip, golf, and winery tours, you must book in advance by paying at the registration table.  For now, we like you to tell us which activities you are interested in so that we can reserve space.

Please let us know which activities you are interested in. These will all take place Thursday afternoon, September 27, 2018.

There are several options for travelling between (Toronto) Pearson International Airport and the Hockley Valley Resort.  We will continue to update this site with options under the “Information” menu tab.  If we are able to establish some group rates, we will offer more affordable options.

Are you planning to take a shuttle or taxi from Pearson International Airport on Monday, September 24 at an estimated cost of $40-50 + tax?
If we are able to organize it, would you want to take the bus to Pearson International Airport on Saturday afternoon, September 29? This would cost $30-$40.

Please continue to visit this site as we will keep adding more useful details such as transportation options, activities, and other useful information.

Do you wish a printed program or will you help the environment by downloading an electronic version when it is available?
If you are not staying at the Hockley Valley Resort, you may choose from the options which days you are attending and which days you will stay for dinner. Prices including tax and gratuities are included. You will have to pay the total, by cheque, in advance to the University of Toronto. Please mail your cheque payable to the "University of Toronto" to Dr. Oliver Ernst, Department of Biochemistry / University of Torornto, 1 King's College Circle, Toronto ON M5S 1A8, Canada