Thursday February 8, 2024
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Fellows Welcome & Breakfast

Fellows’ Symposium

Chairs: Mallory McNiven (Edmonton)

0850 Pediatric Hypoglycemia Daphne Yau
0950 Coffee Break
1020 Academic and Community Pediatric Endocrinology Zoya Thawer
1120 Fellows Closing Remarks Mallory McNiven

On-Site Registration & Lunch


Opening Remarks & Thursday Poster Highlights (Odd Numbered Posters)

Rebecca Perry

Symposium I: Pediatric Fertility Preservation

Chairs: Daphne Yau (Saskatoon), Richelle Waldner (Edmonton)

1300 Perspectives from Reproductive Endocrinology and Fertility Shu Foong
1345 Fertility Considerations and Preservation in Klinefelter Syndrome Trustin Domes

Break & Exhibits


Poster Viewing I (Odd Numbered Posters)

P1 PROGRES, a multi-country, non-interventional, prospective study of patients receiving human growth hormone treatment under routine clinical care: Study update Carol Huang
P3 6-Month Subcutaneous Leuprolide Acetate Achieved and Maintained Hormonal and Clinical Suppression in All Weight Groups of Children with Central Precocious Puberty Rebecca Perry
P5 Long Term Effects of Pediatric Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant on Endocrine Function Ali Alghamdi
P7 Teens at MUG clinic: a study describing clinical and psychosocial characteristics Cillian Lineen
P11 Evaluation of a Multidisciplinary Pediatric Insulin Resistance and Type 2 Diabetes Program: The BC Children’s Hospital Experience Gonzalo Dominguez Menendez
P13 Integrating exome sequencing into a pediatric endocrinology clinic: A Genetics and Endocrinology Collaborative Quality Improvement Initiative. Duha Hejla
P15 Comparison of Characteristics of Children with Diabetes and their Outcome in Haiti Compared to Countries with Different Economic Background Regina Duperval
P17 Pheochromocytoma and transient Central Hypothyroidism Marie Edelyne St Jacques
P19 The Risk of Growth Hormone Therapy in Patients with ROHHAD Syndrome Gabrielle Scantlebury
P21 Application of DKA Risk Mitigation Algorithm for ATTEMPT Clinical Trial Evaluating SGLT2i in Youth with T1D Aliya Allahwala

Symposium II: Pediatric Obesity Guidelines

Chairs: Marina Ybarra (London), Jean-Pierre Chanoine (Vancouver)

1530 Review of Literature in Pediatric Obesity Stasia Hadjiyannakis, Katherine Morrison, Melanie Henderson, Krista Oei

Welcome Reception & Exhibits


Adjourn for the Day

Friday, February 9, 2024
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Registration & Breakfast


Opening Remarks & Friday Poster Highlights (Even Numbered Posters)


Oral Abstracts I

Chairs: Karen McAssey (Hamilton), Danya Fox (Vancouver)

OR1 Hyperglycemia in Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia: Evaluation of Risk Factors for Insulin Requirement During Induction Chemotherapy Kristina Pabedinskas
OR2 Short-term Impacts of a Gluten-Free Diet on Children and Adults with Type 1 Diabetes and Celiac Disease: Findings from the CD-LiFE Study Daniel Weiman
OR3 Type 1 Diabetes Genetic Risk Score 2 to Estimate the Proportion of Non-Autoimmune Diabetes in Autoantibody Negative Patients Jacob Nicodemo
OR4 Diabetic Kidney Disease Screening and Management Practices Amongst Canadian Paediatric Endocrinologists: A Nationwide Survey Paul Ryan
OR5 Fertility Preservation for Transgender and Gender Diverse Youth: Development and Evaluation of a Patient-Centred eLearning Module Joshua Stanley
OR6 More Than Just Hypercalcemia: A Case of Neonatal Severe Hyperparathyroidism treated with Cinacalcet Monotherapy Emma Metivier

Break & Exhibits

Symposium III: Hot Topics in Pituitary Disease

Chairs: Andrea Ens (London), Mark Palmert (Toronto)

1100 Long Acting GH Preetha Krishnamoorthy
1145 Clinical Utility of Co-Peptin in the Diagnosis of Diabetes Insipidus Greg Kline

Lunch & Exhibits


Poster Viewing II (Even Numbered Posters)

P2 Impact of transition from symptomatic to routine celiac disease screening in a pediatric tertiary care type 1 diabetes clinic Gabrielle Doré-Brabant
P4 Central Versus Peripheral? A Diagnostic Challenge in Precocious Puberty Stephanie Lenet
P6 Measuring adherence to clinical practice guidelines for screening of complications and comorbidities in children and youth living with type 1 Fahd Alshammri
P8 Bridge Over Troubled Water; Diagnostic uncertainty in a patient with transient diabetes insipidus. Cillian Lineen
P10 Primary Hypothyroidism Presenting with Ovarian Hyperstimulation Elise Martin
P12 Trends and Risk Factors for Severe Hypoglycemia in Type 1 Diabetes in a Pediatric Diabetes Clinic Saheba Bajwa
P14 Pituitary Stalk Interruption Syndrome: A Rare Case Presenting with Arthrogryposis and Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus Duha Hejla
P18 Early onset obesity and Adrenal Insufficiency caused by POMC (Proopiomelanocortin) Deficiency Hamad Haidar
P20 Hyperosmolar Hyperglycemic Syndrome and Diazoxide: A case report in a child with Kabuki Syndrome Harsh Kahlon


Oral Abstracts II

Chairs: Liz Rosolowsky (Edmonton), Celine Huot (Montreal)

OR7 Use of Glucagon-like Peptide 1 Receptor Agonists in Adolescents with Prader-Willi Syndrome: A Case Mini-series Paul Ryan
OR8 A single-center experience with pediatric thyroid nodules Mallory McNiven
OR9 Hypothyroidism in Congenital Nephrotic Syndrome: A Case Series Rachel Parker
OR10 Short stature in Glucose transporter 1 deficiency syndrome Sruthi Thomas
OR11 Caregiver knowledge of hypoglycemia and hyperglycemia management in children and adolescents with type 1 diabetes Matthew Feldman
OR12 Assessing bone mineral accrual rates in non-binary adolescents on prolonged course of GnRH analogues Poonam Jariwala

Break & Exhibits

Symposium IV: Diabetes

Chairs: Manpreet Doulla (Edmonton), Seth Marks (Winnipeg)

1600 Advancements in Loop Technology Laurent Legault
1645 Emerging Treatments to Prevent Beta Cell Loss in Type 1 Diabetes Diane Wherrett

Adjourn for the Day


Conference Social Event [pre-registration required]

Join us for a drink and casual dinner at the Remai Modern Art Gallery.

Dinner will start at 7:30 PM.

Remai Modern, 102 Spadina Crescent E, Saskatoon
Located an 8-minute walk from the Delta hotel
(Google walking directions)

Saturday, February 10, 2024
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AGM Check-In & Breakfast


CPEG Business Meeting [members only]


Poster Viewing III (All Posters)


Break & Exhibits



Chair: Munier Nour (Saskatoon), Mark Inman (Saskatoon)

Debate: Be It Resolved That a GLP-1 Agonist Should Be Used As 2nd Line Treatment, Instead of Insulin, in Youth-Onset Type 2 Diabetes Pro: Sanjukta Basak
Con: Brandy Wicklow

John Bailey Award, CPEG Fellowship Awards & Closing Remarks


Meeting Adjourns

Friday, February 9, 2024
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CPEN Symposium

Chair: Raelynn Friesen (Saskatoon), Sharon Costantini (Ottawa)

0900 To Grow or Not to Grow? Understanding Growth Hormone and GnRH Analogues Kate Davies
1030 Rejoin CPEG Group
1400 What’s Amazing for the Adrenals? New Treatments and Novel Monitoring Methods in CAH Kate Davies
1530 Rejoin CPEG Group


CPEN Business Meeting [members only]


Adjourn for the Day