The 10th RQR Symposium will be held on November 14 and 15, 2017 at the Pavillon La Coop of the Espace St-Hyacinthe in St-Hyacinthe. It will be preceded by a pre-Symposium workshop entitled "Mitigating gender bias in science" held on November 13, from 9am to 5pm at the Faculté de médecine vétérinaire (1500, rue des Vétérinaires, room 1465).

You can consult the preliminary program of the Symposium and the partipant booklet in digital format.

Symposium (November 14 and 15)

Guest speakers

Guest speakers


A block of standard rooms (1 King bed or 2 Queen beds) is reserved for the RQR at the Holiday Inn Express & Suites in St-Hyacinthe as follows:

  • Single or double occupancy: $127 + taxes; Triple occupancy: $142; Quadruple occupancy: $157
  • Breakfast (hot buffet) included
  • Indoor heated swimming pool open from 8am to 10pm
  • Unlimited access to Wifi for free

Do not forget to mention the name of the group (Réseau Québécois en reproduction) to benefit from the special rate.

Pre-Symposium Workshop (November 13)

The workshop "Mitigating gender bias in science" is addressed to women and men, from trainees to principal investigators, so everyone is welcome (and encouraged!) to attend. Free for trainees, but regular members and collaborators will be asked to contribute $150 to help defray costs. The workshop will be held in English only, and the format will require that it be limited to 40 participants.

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