Symposium Information

2023 Spring Symposium

Spring Symposium, April 22, 2023

In-person registration is now closed! 

Lecture lineup and webinar registration links:

8:00-9:00am: Registration

9:00-10:00am Session One: "The role of hormones in prostate cancer: more than just testosterone" - Dr. Ken Kao, PhD

Meet the speaker Ken Kao

10:00-10:20am: Nutrition Break

10:20-11:20am Session Two: "Use of immunohistochemistry in comparative biological studies of marine teleosts" - Dr. Robert Gendron

11:30am-12:30pm Session Three: “Interesting topics in forensic pathology” - Dr. Chris Hough

12:30-2:00pm: Lunch Break

2:00-3:00pm: Session Four: "Importance of smear morphology" - Lori Dillon, MLT


Meet the speaker Lori Dillon


3:00-3:20pm: Nutrition Break

3:20-4:20pm Session Five: "Value of understanding testing practices for surveillance interpretation" - Laura Gilbert, PhD, MPH


Meet the speaker, Laura Gilbert


The Quality Hotel has a block of rooms reserved for our event. Please call 709-466-1717 or 1-800-563-7800 to book a room under the “NLCMLS” block (bookings are full online). 

Other accommodations in the area: 

Riverview Suites

Wave Hotel

Restland Motel

AirBnB in the Clarenville Area