Western Regional PH Symposium

It’s official! Mark your calendars for PHA Canada’s Western Regional PH Symposium, which will take place September 28-29, 2018 at the Sheraton Vancouver Airport Hotel, in Richmond, BC.

The event will offer Canadians affected by PH a unique chance to come together, share tips and resources, and empower one another in a safe and interactive space. The Symposium will feature educational sessions presented by medical experts, along with opportunities for peer-led discussion and networking.

You can register for the Western Regional PH Symposium by visiting this link or typing in www.phacanada.ca/registration2018.

Our regional symposiums are free for people affected by PH (including family and caregivers). PHA Canada is proud to offer members of the PH community an equal opportunity to take part in our regional events. 

If you experience any kind of technical difficulties or would like assistance with getting registered, you can always give us a call at 604-682-1036 or 1-877-774-2226 (Monday to Friday, 9AM to 4PM PT) or send an email to info@phacanada.ca.

The scholarship application period is now closed*.

*Qualifying patients diagnosed within three months of the deadline (including parents/guardians) are able to submit late applications, for as long as scholarship funds are available. To enquire, please e-mail Jamie at jmyrah@phacanada.ca.

A detailed overview of guidelines, deadlines, and how to apply can be found at this link.

Accommodation is not included with registration, but participants are eligible for a special group rate of $199 (single or double occupancy) at the Sheraton Vancouver Airport Hotel, in Richmond, BC (where the symposium will be taking place). Please note that this special rate is valid for the entire duration of the symposium, including the Sunday night following the event.

Reservations for your stay can be made by either clicking on this link PHA Canada’s Western Regional Symposium, or by calling the Sheraton Vancouver Airport Hotel directly at 604-273-7878 or 1-800-663-0299. To ensure you receive the special rate; you must identify yourself as a guest attending the “PHA Canada’s Western Regional Symposium”. Please be aware that reservations must be made no later than August 28, 2018After this date, reservations can be made on an availability basis and at the best available rate.

In the event of cancellation, you must call the hotel no later than 48 hours prior to the day of arrival, otherwise, a cancellation fee of one nights’ room and tax will be charged.

To stay up-to-date on the latest news and updates regarding the symposium, including travel information and program updates, be sure to link up with PHA Canada online.

Thank you to our sponsors!



Where to from here?

More information regarding registration, scholarships, symposium program, and more will be made available as we get closer to the date. In the meantime, you can learn more about our events from looking at past symposiums and conferences:

2017 Eastern Regional Symposium (Toronto)

2015 National PH Conference (Montreal)

2013 National PH Conference (Ottawa)


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