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Conference programming includes:


Friday, June 8th
1500-1800 Registration Open: Drop by to pick up your name badge and “Swag Bag”
1700-1900 Welcome Wine & Cheese
Saturday, June 9th
0630 onward Registration
0715-0800 Breakfast & Browse (Exhibit Hall)
0800-0815 Welcome
0815-0845 Hold Me Tight: The Science of Secure Bonds in Couples Relationships
0845-0915 Show Me The Money: How To Have a Better Relationship with Money
  • Amy S. D’Aprix, MSW, PhD, CPCA MD Financial Management
0915-0945 A Capsule Wardrobe for Every Body Shape
  • Irene Kim & MT Meikle, La Closette
0945-1015 Q & A
1015-1100 Break & Befriend (Exhibit Hall)
1100-1130 Food As Medicine: The Changing Paradigm of Nutritional Recommendations
  • Dr. Barbra Allen Bradshaw & Dr. Carol Loffelmann
1130-1200 Don’t Worry, Be Appy: My Favorite Lifestyle Apps
  • Dr. Stella Yiu
1200-1215 Q & A
1215-1330 Eat, Meet & Greet (Exhibit Hall)
1330-1430 How To Talk So Little Kids Will Listen
  • Joanna Faber, co-author of How To Talk So Little Kids Will Listen
1430-1500 Teens In Cyberspace: Navigating The Unknown
  • Tatiana Fraser & Caia Hagel, authors of Girl Positive
1500-1530 Q & A
1530-1615 Snack & Saunter (Exhibit Hall)
1615-1645 The Elana Fric Memorial Lecture
I Don’t Know What To Say: Intimate Partner Violence & The Role Of The Bystanders
  • Julie Lalonde, Yellow Manteau
1645-1700 Q & A
1700 Adjourn
Sunday, June 10th
0700 onward Registration
730-0830 Gather & Graze (Exhibit Hall)
0830-0930 Mindfulness for Everyday
  • Dr. Carol Gonsalves & Dr. Millaray Sanchez-Campos, Academy for Mindfulness and Contemplative Studies, University of Ottawa
0930-1015 Jade Eggs, Passion Dust & Other Fake News About Your Vagina
  • Dr. Jennifer Gunter, Wielding The Lasso of Truth
1015-1030 Q & A
1030-1115 Nosh & Shop (Exhibit Hall)
1115-1145 Skin Care Secrets
  • Dr. Allison Sutton, Sutton Cosmetic
1145-1215 Blurred Lines: Cosmetic Facial Enhancements
  • Dr. Julia Carroll, Compass Dermatology
1215-1230 Q & A
1230-1330 Dine & Discover (Exhibit Hall)
1330-1430 Raising Resilient & Responsible Children in A Time of Chaos & Confusion
  • Barbara Coloroso, author of Kids Are Worth It
1430-1500 Sex! More & Better
  • Dr. Sue McGarvie, Sex With Sue
1500-1515 Q & A
1515-1545 Goodies & Goodbyes (Exhibit Hall)
1545-1645 Beyond Burnout: From Surviving to Thriving
  • Dr. Mamta Gautam, Peak MD
1645-1700 Q & A and Meeting Adjournment


Agenda is subject to change