April 29 – May 2, 2012

Venue and Travel

Only 90 minutes from Toronto, the White Oaks Conference Centre is located on 13 acres in the heart of Niagara Wine Country. The Centre feature exceptional fitness club and offers signature spa services. Visits to neighboring wineries, the Victorian downtown of Niagara-on-the-Lake and many other activities are accessible from the venue.

Conference attendees are responsible for arranging and paying for their own travel requirements. Air travel is through the Toronto International Airport or Buffalo Niagara International Airport. If you are flying to Toronto, Niagara Airbus provides a shuttle to Niagara. Conference attendees may benefit from reduced airfare when booking travel with Uniglobe Lexus Travel. Please quote discount code HGEPI1 when booking.

There is no ground transportation provided by the conference for this event.

Please contact:

Botty Csillag
UNIGLOBE Voyages Lexus (Bureau-chef Corporatif)
1411 rue Peel, bureau 403

Montréal, Qc, H3A 1S5

t. 514-397-9221

f. 514-397-2679



Reimbursements following the workshop will be possible upon submission of an expense claim form (PDF) with original receipts and boarding passes.

Please review the CIHR Travel Reimbursement Guidelines for a complete listing of allowable expenses.

Expense claims, along with original supporting documentation, must be forwarded to Mary Solana no later than May 15, 2012.

Attn: Mary Solana
Financial Officer, CIHR Institute of Genetics
McGill University, Life Science Complex-Bellini Building
Institute of Genetics
3649 Promenade Sir William Osler Room 275
Montreal, Quebec H3G 0B1
Tel: (514) 398-3080
Email: mary.solana@mcgill.ca