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IFPA 2013

Of Mice and Women

Models for molecular understanding of placental
development and associated disorders

Whistler Canada

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This fantastic site will host some of the greatest researchers and clinicians in the field of placental health and development from September 11th to 14th, 2013. Our scientific committee has been working hard to bring you an excellent speaker series that surely will intrigue and captivate all of us.

We hope to see you in Whistler.

Yours sincerely,

Isabella Caniggia
Isabella Caniggia
Organizing Chair IFPA 2013
Nick Illsley
Nick Illsley
President, IFPA

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Whistler Conference Centre
Whistler, British Columbia, Canada

Keynote Speakers

Dr. Diana Bianchi
Tufts University School of Medicine
Dr. Jay Cross
University of Calgary
Dr. Michelle Letarte
University of Toronto
Dr. Celeste Simon
University of Pennsylvania

Organizing Chair

Dr. Isabella Caniggia
Department of OB/GYN
University of Toronto
Samuel Lunenfeld Research Institute
Mount Sinai Hospital

Important Dates/Deadlines

  • April 19, 2013: Abstract submission deadline EXTENDED!
  • May 28, 2013: Notification to authors of abstract acceptance
  • June 14, 2013: Early-bird registration deadline
  • September 11 – 14, 2013: IFPA meeting in Whistler, British Columbia, Canada

Conference inquiries to:
Tracey Clatworthy, Conference Secretary

Samuel Lunenfeld Research Institute
Mount Sinai Hospital
Phone: 416-586-4800 ext. 5361
Fax: 416-586-5130


Registration inquiries to:
Continuing Education and
Professional Development

Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto
Tel: 416.978.2719 / Toll free: 1.888.512.8173