55 Colonel By Drive
Sessions will be held in Rooms 201 and 202
Join us for HOT NEONATAL TOPICS and to celebrate Canada’s 150th in our nation’s capital.
Session topics include:
- Pre-Conference Workshop - S.T.A.B.L.E.
- Open Forum - Exclusive Human Milk Diets
- Panel - How to Succeed in Neonatal Oral Feeding
- Hypoxic Ischemic Encephalopathy
- Neonatal Feeding Intolerance
- Neonatal Jaundice and Bilirubin Measurement
- Indigenous Cultural Safety and Perinatal Services
- Developmental Care Concepts
- Breastfeeding Support Programs in the NICU and PICU
- Roundtable - Celebrating Multicultural Births
Refer to the Canadian Association of Neonatal Nurse (CANN) website for Conference details - click here.
33 Nicholas Street
Ottawa, Ontario K1N 9M7
To view location and directions - click here
GPS: N 45° 25' 14.79" W 75° 40' 59.66"
The Novotel Ottawa is a trendy full-service 4-star hotel perfectly situated across from the Shaw Centre. A limited number of guest rooms have been blocked for our group.
Our group rate is $179 per room, per night, single or double occupancy. A charge of $20 will apply for each additional adult (maximum of 4 adults per room). Rates are subject to 13% Harmonized Sales Tax and 3% Destination Marketing Fee. High-speed internet and use of the pool and fitness centre are included in the room rate. Check in from 15:00 and check out by 12:00. To reserve a room in our block, contact the CANN Secretariat by Thrusday, April 9, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
A wide variety of other options for accommodation are also located within easy walking distance, including over 6,000 downtown Ottawa hotel rooms.
Tourist information - www.ottawatourism.ca
TO REGISTER AS A CANN MEMBER: In order to receive the CANN member rates, you must be an active member of the Canadian Association of Neonatal Nurses (CANN). If you are not currently a member, you can apply for membership on the CANN website - click here.
Registration fees are subject to provincial taxes - the tax rate in Ontario is 13% HST.
Interested in presenting a poster? Contact the CANN Secretariat at email@example.com.
The Shaw Centre is very centrally located in Downtown Ottawa, connected to the 180-store Rideau Centre shopping complex and The Westin Ottawa hotel, just steps from the Rideau Canal and the ByWard Market, a short walk to the Parliament of Canada, the National Gallery of Canada, and numerous other attractions and landmarks.
Shaw Centre location and parking information - click here.
Local public transportation is very conveniently available on OC Transpo - exit at Mackenzie King Station, which is located about a five-minute walk from the Shaw Centre. The fare is $3.40 (purchase on the bus, exact change only). To plan your trip - click here.
VIA Rail Canada offers daily passenger service from Toronto and Montréal and the station at Tremblay Road is located less than 10 kilometres from the Shaw Centre. For more information - click here. Taxi fare to the Shaw Centre is approximately $17. Public transit is available on OC Transpo and the fare is $3.40 (purchase on the bus, exact change only) - take route 92 (direction Stittsville) to Mackenzie King Station, which is located about a five-minute walk from the Shaw Centre.
Ottawa International Airport (YOW) is located about 15 kilometres south of the Shaw Centre. For more information, visit www.yow.ca. Taxi fare to the Shaw Centre is approximately $35. Public transit is available on OC Transpo and the fare is $3.40 (purchase on the bus, exact change only) - take route 97 (direction Bayshore) to Mackenzie King Station, which is located about a five-minute walk from the Shaw Centre.
Refunds of registration fees, less a $25 CAD administration fee, will be issued for cancellations received by May 1, 2017. No refunds will be issued after this date. If you are unable to attend, you may substitute someone in your place. All cancellations and substitution requests must be received in writing. Refunds will be processed after the conference.