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Sunday, November 15, 2020  Conference Schedule at a Glance

Last Updated: October 2, 2020

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Tentative Schedule 

(All times EST and include Q&A)

12:00 – 12:10 PM Opening Remarks / CCA Update 
12:10 – 1:00 PM Celiac disease research – where we’re at, where we’re going
Dr. Daniel Leffler, Takeda Pharmaceuticals
Hear about the latest research on treatments and therapies, as well as on celiac disease itself, key items to watch, the latest on non-celiac gluten sensitivity, and more.
1:00 – 1:15 PM Prize Giveaways / Commercial Break
1:15 – 1:45 PM James A Campbell Memorial Research Presentation
Each year CCA has the opportunity to award Canadian investigators and researchers grants thanks to donor support to advance our knowledge and potential treatments and cures for celiac disease. Be the first to hear about the research!
Adriana Mudryj – The nutritional impact of dietary gluten avoidance in the Canadian population
1:45 – 2:00 PM Prize Giveaways / Commercial Break
2:00 – 2:55 PM Hidden gluten – how common is this across our food chain? 
Tricia Thompson, Registered Dietitian and the Gluten-Free Watchdog
2:55 – 3:10 PM Prize Giveaways / Commercial Break
3:10 – 4:00 PM Food Labelling in Canada: What you need to know
Shelley Case, North America’s Gluten-Free Nutrition Expert
4:00 – 4:15 PM Prize Giveaways / Commercial Break
4:15 – 4:40 PM Celiac Disease and Osteoporosis – Prevention, Precautions, Treatment
Don Duerksen, Associate Professor of Medicine, University of Manitoba
4:40 – 5:15 PM What makes gluten free…gluten free? An Industry Perspective
Speaker TBC, Dr. Schär
5:15 – 5:30 PM Prize Giveaways / Commercial Break
5:30 – 6:00 PM The Celiac Clinic at McMaster University – a model to follow 
Dr. Maria Ines Pinto-Sanchez, MD, McMaster University
6:00 Closing Remarks

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