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CanVasc meetings

  • National Scientific CanVasc meetings

The 1st National CanVasc meeting was held in Toronto on June 10th, 2011. More than 70 physicians, health care providers or medical delegates attended this 1st meeting. The registration was entirely free and the discussion was fruitful.  The final program of the meeting is still available  HERE .


     Toronto harbour                                        Core member meeting (9 June 2011)

The 2nd National 2012 CanVasc meeting was held on November 22nd, 2012 in Montréal (Centre Mont-Royal). More than 130 physicians, trainees or health care professionals attended the conference. The special guest speaker was Dr. Rachel Jones. program is still available  HERE and shortened pdf-versions of some of the presentations are available for download at the bottom of this page.


The 3rd and 2014 national scientific CanVasc meeting (there was none in 2013, as vasculitis physicians attended the 2013 ANCA workshop in Paris) was held in Toronto, the 24 October 2014 (Delta Chelsea Eaton Hotel, downtown). More than 80 physicians and fellows were present, and the special guest Speaker, Dr. Carol Langford. The program is still available HERE. Some of the presentations (modified) are available below, on this page.

In October 2015, CanVasc hold a combined meeting with the Calgary symposium (some presentations to download below).

In October 2016, members and physicians interested in vasculitis could have attended again the Calgary symposium.

Thereafter, members and physicians interested in vasculitis could attend the International ANCA Workshops.

  • Core member meetings and teleconferences

Last face-to-face core member business meeting was held during the annual CRA meeting on Feb 27th, 2020, in Victoria, B.C. during the CRA meeting. The next annual meeting for core members will be held as a Zoom conference on May 27th, 2021, at 6 PM ET (link already sent to core members).


Forthcoming vasculitis meetings (or meetings with vasculitis sessions) and lectures

  • 2022 ANCA Workshop, Dublin, Ireland (3-6 April 2022)

Due to COVID pandemic, the 2021 meeting was cancelled and post-poned to April 3-6th, 2022 (same place). WEBSITE HERE

Downloadable presentations (PowerPoint/pdf files) and Webinars 

Here are some of the webinars held by CanVasc and a few presentations given by CanVasc members during past meetings (sometimes modified and shortened, in order to respect confidentiality and not to disseminate unpublished results that have been presented orally at the meeting).

First (2011) Annual CanVasc meeting 

2012 CRA Workshop on Vasculitis (sessions 1 and 2 merged)

2012 Canadian Respiratory conference (Vancouver)

2012 Ontario Rheumatology Association conference (Muskoka

GTA Nephrology rounds (Neptune update), Toronto (June 2012) 

2012 Berlin EULAR/EUVAS update

  • EUVAS  (M. Twilt - shortened version)
  • EULAR  and new Chapel hill nomenclature (M. Twilt - shortened version)

July 2012, Advisory board, Toronto, ON

August 2012, Health Allied Professional Advisory board, Toronto, ON

November 2012, Annual CanVasc Meeting - Montreal (SHORTENED versions of some presentations)

November 2012 ACR Updates on vasculitides 

Selected abstract review (C. Pagnoux)

2013 International ANCA workshop Updates 

2013 ACR Updates 

2011-2012 REVISIT educationnal slides on ANCA vasculitis

2014 CanVasc meeting (October 2014)

Toronto-Sunnybrook 2014 Dermatology Post-graduate Seminar 

Calgary 2015 Symposium with CanVasc

2015 Vasculitis update (post ASN and post ACR)

2017 extended teaching slide set (Dr Pagnoux)

2017 ANCA Workshop update - summary (Dr Khalidi)

2017 VF patient support group - Toronto patients' update (Dr Pagnoux)

2018 Approach to vasculitis for GIM core residents  (Dr Pagnoux)

2020 webinar on Behcet's syndrome, organized by CanVasc with Dr. Yazici (moderator C. Pagnoux)

2021 webinar on GCA, organized by CanVasc with Dr. Stone (moderator C. Pagnoux, panelists: Drs. Makhzoum, Khalidi, Clifford and Barra)

June 2021 webinar on ANCA vasculitis recommendations from CanVasc, organized by CanVasc with Drs. A Mendel and N Khalidi


This Web Page was updated the 15 June 2021 by Dr Christian Pagnoux