Canadian Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Society Biennial Whistler Symposium

Canadian Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Society Biennial Whistler Symposium

COFAS 2019

Target Audience:

Orthopedic Surgeons, Orthopedic Specialists, Podiatrists, Residents, Fellows, and Students. 

Course Format: Conference
  • Jan 31, 2019 to Feb 2, 2019
Fairmont Chateau Whistler
4599 Chateau Boulevard
Whistler BC
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Join us in Whistler during prime ski season for the 2019 Canadian Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Society Biennial Whistler Symposium. This meeting is aimed at improving the quality of care for all practitioners focused on treating foot and ankle conditions. Sponsored by the University of British Columbia - Department of Orthopaedics, BC’s Foot and Ankle Clinic based at Providence Health Care, and the Canadian Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society.

On Thu, Jan 31 we will be offering 4 hands-on skills labs. The morning labs (0830 - 1130) will be focused on Arthroscopy and Ankle Replacement; the afternoon labs (1300 - 1600) will be a repeat of the morning Arthroscopy lab and an open techniques lab. Each lab is worth an additional 3.0 ROC Section 1 credits, and are $300 per session. You can sign up for the labs with your registration. 

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Skills Gained

A better understanding of disease processes, diagnostic techniques, and evidence - based care with a focus on on operative techniques. 


Early bird registration: Mon. Nov 19, 2018 | Add to calendar +

Include course materials, breakfasts, refreshments, and 2 receptions. Fees DO NOT include Jan 31 labs.

$10 off if you register online!
Physicians & Podiatrists by Nov 19 - $609
UBC Orthopedics Faculty by Nov 19 - $309
Allied Health by Nov 19 - $459
Residents/Fellows/Students* by Nov 19 - $99
*Proof of status required on-site
Physicians & Podiatrists by Jan 14 - $809
UBC Orthopedics Faculty by Jan 14 - $409
Allied Health by Jan 14 - $559
Residents/Fellows/Students* by Jan 14 - $139
*Proof of status required on-site
Physicians & Podiatrists after Jan 14 - $909
UBC Orthopedics Faculty after Jan 14 - $509
Allied Health after Jan 14 - $659
Residents/Fellows/Students* after Jan 14 - $139
*Proof of status required on-site
Cancellations and Refunds


Fairmont Chateau Whistler
4599 Chateau Blvd
Whistler  British Columbia  V0N 1B4

Special rates starting at $315 per night have been set aside for conference delegates. Fees do not include applicable taxes or parking. Please use the Group Name "COFAS Annual Research Meeting" when booking your reservation. In order to receive the conference rate, bookings must be made by December 31, 2018. 

Fairmont Chateau Whistler amenities include:

• Fairmont Health Club access including use of the fully equipped fitness centre and weight room
• Indoor/outdoor leisure pool, lap pool with underwater music and four hot tubs
• Sauna and steam rooms
• Scheduled yoga classes
• Aqua Fitness classes in the Health Club (seasonally)
• Valet service for your skis, bike or golf clubs
• Whistler Village shuttle service
• Fairmont BMW hotel car service
• Unlimited Business internet access in your guestrooms and resort public areas, wireless and wired (Fairmont President’s Club Members will receive an upgrade to Premium internet access)
• PressReader online access to international newspapers and magazines
• Local and toll free calls from your guest room
• Guided excursions with Fairmont’s Whistler Experience Guide

T: 1-800-606-8244

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