Program

Schedule of Events

Wednesday June 15, 2016

1:00pm – 6:00pm Registration
7:00 pm – 10:00 pm Wine and Cheese Reception with Entertainment
7:00 pm – 10:00 pm Cash Bar

Thursday June 16, 2016 (Babysitting Available 9:00 t0 5:00)

8:00 am –     9:00 am Breakfast and Registration
9:00 am –     9:30 am Opening Ceremonies
9:30 am –     9:45 am Meaning and History of Mamingwey – Linda Bailes
9:45 am –    10:45 am Keynote Speech: ” A Change of Plans” – Justina Page
10:45 am – 11:15 pm Break
11:15 pm – 12:15 pm Panel: Dealing with a Change of Plans
12:15 pm –   1:15 pm Lunch
1:15 pm –     2:30 pm Body Image and Sexuality – James Bosch and Jill Sproul (May include a breakout)
2:30 pm –    2:45 pm Break
2:45 pm –     3:45 pm Sharing Circles Burn Survivors-Family; Friends
Health Care Professional Session: Ethics - Speaker TBA
3:45 pm –     4:30 pm ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING of the Canadian Burn Survivors Community
4:30 pm Transportation to Museum of Human Rights
5:00 pm Tours of the Museum of Human Rights

Reception – Food and Cash Bar

Hospitality Suite ( back at Hotel)

 

Friday June 17, 2016     (Babysitting Available 9:00 to 5:00)

8:00 am –     9:00 am  Breakfast and Registration
9:00 am –     9:15 am  Opening Comments and Announcements
9:15 am –    10:15 am  Keynote Speech: ”Forgiveness”  Tyler Pelke
10:15 am –  10:45 am Break & Exhibitors
10:45 am –  11:45 am  Panel: Forgiveness
11:45 am –  12:15 pm Update on Burn Research - Dr. Logsetty and medical team
12:15 pm –    1:15 pm  Lunch
1:15 pm –     2:15 pm Writing Your Burn Story - Deborah Ward
Youth Sessions - James Bosch
2:15 pm –     3:15 pm Break Out Sessions:

Learn about publishing your burn story – Deborah Ward and others
Complimentary Healing - Speakers TBA

3:00 pm –     3:45 pm  Break and Exhibits
3:45 pm –     4:45 pm Sharing Circles: Burn Survivors, Family  & Friends
Crucial conversations with Burn Patients - Jill Sproul
   Social Event – TBA
   
   

Saturday June 18, 2016    (Babysitting Available 9:00-5:00)

 8:00 am – 9:00 am  Breakfast and Registration
 9:00 am – 9:15 am  Opening Comments
9:15 am – 10:15 am Hope: The Heartbeat of Survival – Justina Page
10:15 am – 10:45 am Break and Exhibits
10:45 am – 11:45 am Panel : Hope
11:45 am – 12:15 pm BREAKOUTS:

Burn Nutrition – Nancy Coutris

Navigating Online Burn Support – Speaker TBA

12:15 pm – 1:15 pm Lunch
1:15 pm – 2:15 pm Skin Care tips for the Burn Patient – Speaker TBA
1:15 pm – 3:15 pm Youth Session – Jim Bosch
2:15 pm – 2:45 pm Spirituality – Daniel Barclay
2:45 pm – 3:15 pm  Break and Exhibits
3:15 pm – 4:15 pm SHARING CIRCLES:

Burn Survivors

Family & Friends

Health Care Professionals – Other

4:15 pm – 5:00 pm Closing Ceremony
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Cocktails and Cash Bar
7:00 pm – 11:00 pm Closing Banquet – Dinner, Multi-cultural Night, Dancing