• Sick Kids Hospital (map)
  • 525 University Avenue
  • Toronto, ON, M5G 2L3
  • Canada

Last weekend was The 4th Annual Hirschsprung Disease Symposium in Toronto, ON, hosted by Dr. Jacob Langer at Sick Kids Hospital. 

The symposium's focus this year was on HD Families and "Improving the Lives for Those Living With and Affected By Hirschsprung's Disease".

We have available for you below, the LINK to WATCH ONLINE- (Total time-3hr 38min)


Below is the Agenda to follow as you watch- the time stamps are rough as some presentations went over a bit with a Q&A.

REACH Conference Agenda

Toronto, Ontario, July 1, 2016

8:00 AM - 9:00 AM           Registration and continental breakfast

9:00 AM - 9:25 AM           Welcome remarks and introduction to Hirschsprung disease – Eric Schnadig, Allan Goldstein

9:25 AM - 9:55 AM           When things don’t go as planned – surgical issues - Jacob Langer

9:55 AM – 10:30 AM        When things don’t go as planned – motility and sphincter issues – Carlo Dilorenzo

10:30 AM - 10:50 AM       Tips to improve outcomes after surgery for Hirschsprung disease – Kim Colapinto

10:50 AM - 11:05 AM       Coffee Break

11:05 AM - 11:35 AM       Transition – Teen years to adulthood – Good to Go –Nicholas Chadi

11:35 AM - 11:55 AM       Hirschsprung diet for improved outcomes – Beth Haliburton

 11:55 AM – 12:40 PM        Parent/child panel - Moderator Kim Colapinto 

12:40 PM – 1:05 PM          Expert panel - Allan Goldstein, Jacob Langer, Carlo Dilorenzo, Peggy Marcon

1:05 PM – 1:15 PM            Closing remarks Eric Schnadig and Allan Goldstein

1:15 PM                              Adjourn