Calgary is a vibrant metropolitan bustling with arts, architecture, universities, scientific community, beautiful landscapes and western culture.  Most importantly, it is the location for the OSSD 2023 annual meeting.  We look forward to seeing you there!



Important Dates

Call for Symposium Proposals
Call for Individual Talks
      September 12, 2022
Symposium Submission Deadline                November 4, 2022

Abstract & Awards Submission Portal Opens


    November 7, 2022

Young Investigator, OSSD and NIH OWHR
and CIHR-IGH Travel Award Deadline
More Details>> 

      February 1, 2023
Abstract Submission Deadline       February 1, 2023
Early Bird Registration Ends       February 15, 2023
Late Breaking Abstracts Due       March 15, 2023
Hotel Reservation Deadline       April 1, 2023
URM Award Deadline       April 21, 2023
Annual Meeting Dates       May 7-11, 2023


2023 Registration

Early Registration - Member $475
Regular - Member $575
Early Registration - Trainee $275
Regular - Trainee $335
Non-Member - Regular $675
Non-Member - Trainee $375

*Early Bird Registration Ends February 15, 2023
**Cancelled registration will be refunded at 50% up until 30 days prior to the meeting, after which there is NO REFUND.


Keynote Speakers



Hyatt Regency Calgary

The OSSD has contracted a block of rooms at discounted rates for the OSSD 2023 Annual Meeting at the Hyatt Regency Calgary, 700 Centre Street SE, Calgary, Alberta, Canada, T2G 5P6. Please use the following link to book your room at a nightly rate of $269.00 CAD (Single & Double), $304 CAD (Triple) and $339 CAD (Quad).  Make your reservations early as the rooms available at the group rate fill up fast!  This reservation link and discounted room rate will be active through Saturday, April 1, 2023.  Cancellation Policy: 24 hours Prior Or 1 night Fee. Credit Card Required.


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This page will be updated regularly with information on the annual meeting as it becomes available.