MDRAO Conference 2022

Light at the End of the Lumen

April 22–24, 2022

MDRAO '22

We invite all MDR professionals to join us for 3 exciting days of inspiration, education and skills development.

Diverse Topics

Our conference will be full of valuable learning sessions regarding infection control, decontamination, sterilization and more. Advance your skills to advance your career!

Keynote Speakers

This year we welcome Dr. Anvari, CEO of the Centre for Surgical Invention and Innovation, Sarah McVanel from Greatness Magnified, Andy Straisfeld, Co-founder and VP of Lifecycle Revive and MEA Health, and John Whelan, Clinical Educator for Healthmark Industries

Reconnect

Our last conference in 2019 celebrating MDRAO’s 50th anniversary as a provincial association was a huge success. We hope to see you return to 2022’s conference for another unique learning experience and a chance to reconnect with all your colleagues!

Brought to you by

SPEAKERS

Dr. Mehran Anvari

Dr. Mehran Anvari

CEO, Centre for Surgical Invention and Innovation

Sarah Mcvanel

Sarah McVanel

Canada’s Leading Recognition Expert

Andy Straisfeld

Co-founder and VP, Lifecycle Revive and MEA Health

John Whelan, Clinical Educator for Healthmark Industries.

John Whelan

Clinical Educator for Healthmark Industries

CONFERENCE PRICING

MDRAO Member $350

  • Complimentary conference kit
  • Access to all workshop sessions & keynote speakers
  • Continental breakfast, lunch & coffee breaks
  • Invitation to Saturday evening’s Gala

Non-member $425

  • Complimentary conference kit
  • Access to all workshop sessions & keynote speakers
  • Continental breakfast, lunch & coffee breaks
  • Invitation to Saturday evening’s Gala

MDRAO Student $187.50

  • Complimentary conference kit
  • Access to all workshop sessions & keynote speakers
  • Continental breakfast, lunch & coffee breaks
  • Invitation to Saturday evening’s Gala

PROGRAM

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Registration and Delegate Reception Lunch

Registration and Reception for Attendees

60min

Main Foyer

Vendor Booth Setup

Vendor Booth Setup

9 Hours

International Ballroom A/B

STERIS Workshop

STERIS is delighted to offer a workshop at this year's MDRAO conference. We are providing a snapshot of available in-services through our talented team.  We will have 4 interesting topics which include:

  • Infection Prevention Assessment for Reprocessing Flexible Endoscopes Using a Track & Trace/ Training & Education Program
  • Tips & Tricks on Properly Maintaining and Loading your Washer Disinfector's Manifolds
  • The Dynamic Duo for Cleaning Devices – appropriate cleaning chemistries and appropriate cleaning brushes
  • Tools for Testing and Inspecting Medical Devices

60 min

Paris Room

KEIR SURGICAL Workshop

Keir Surgical will be hosting a workshop to showcase their On-Site Mobile Repair Lab as well as demonstrating cleaning and inspection techniques for various instruments, power tools, and scopes. There will be four stations as listed below: 1) Instrument Testing Station – Inspection techniques & equipment 2) Borescope Inspection Station – Inspection techniques & equipment 3) Cleaning Brush Station – Cleaning techniques & brush selection 4) Mobile Instrument Repair Lab (Outside) – Show & Tell

60min

New York Room

STERIS Workshop

STERIS is delighted to offer a workshop at this year's MDRAO conference. We are providing a snapshot of available in-services through our talented team.  We will have 4 interesting topics which include:

  • Infection Prevention Assessment for Reprocessing Flexible Endoscopes Using a Track & Trace/ Training & Education Program
  • Tips & Tricks on Properly Maintaining and Loading your Washer Disinfector's Manifolds
  • The Dynamic Duo for Cleaning Devices – appropriate cleaning chemistries and appropriate cleaning brushes
  • Tools for Testing and Inspecting Medical Devices

60min

Paris Room

KEIR SURGICAL Workshop

Keir Surgical will be hosting a workshop to showcase their On-Site Mobile Repair Lab as well as demonstrating cleaning and inspection techniques for various instruments, power tools, and scopes. There will be four stations as listed below: 1) Instrument Testing Station – Inspection techniques & equipment 2) Borescope Inspection Station – Inspection techniques & equipment 3) Cleaning Brush Station – Cleaning techniques & brush selection 4) Mobile Instrument Repair Lab (Outside) – Show & Tell

60min

New York Room

MDRAO Board & Vendor – Meet and Greet

MDRAO Board & Vendor - Meet and Greet

210 min

Room #1157

Registration & Breakfast

Registration & Breakfast

60min

International Ballroom C

Opening Remarks & Keynote Address

Opening Remarks - Jeffrey Phelps, MDRAO President Keynote Address - Sarah McVanel, Greatness Magnified

75min

International Ballroom C

Vendor Exhibits

Vendor Exhibits

150min

International Ballroom A/B

Coffee Break

45min

Foyer & Exhibit Hall (Intl Ballroom A/B)

Attendee Lunch

Attendee Lunch Exhibits Hall open

60min

International Ballroom C

Vendor Lunch

Vendor Lunch

60min

International Ballroom C

MEA Health Workshop

Medical Device Reprocessing departments prime customers are hospital wards, clinics, operation and emergency rooms. But what happens to recyclable consumables when they are returned to the MDR. Our workshop will focus on these items as well as PPE and outline a process to reclaim these waste items as well as create a game plan which MDR’s can offer their hospital customers to reduce the amount of waste going to landfill.

60min

Paris Room

TRUDELL Healthcare Workshop

Functions of Laparoscopic Surgery
Attendees will be learning about minimally invasive instrumentation and procedures.
Hands-on portion to simulate surgery and assembly/disassembly of laparoscopic instruments.

60min

New York Room

MEA Health Workshop

Medical Device Reprocessing departments prime customers are hospital wards, clinics, operation and emergency rooms. But what happens to recyclable consumables when they are returned to the MDR. Our workshop will focus on these items as well as PPE and outline a process to reclaim these waste items as well as create a game plan which MDR’s can offer their hospital customers to reduce the amount of waste going to landfill.

60min

Paris Room

TRUDELL Healthcare Workshop

Functions of Laparoscopic Surgery Attendees will be learning about minimally invasive instrumentation and procedures. Hands-on portion to simulate surgery and assembly/disassembly of laparoscopic instruments.

60min

New York Room

Coffee Break

30min

Foyer & Exhibit Hall (Intl Ballroom A/B)

Annual General Meeting

AGM

45min

New York Room

Gala – Reception

Gala - Reception

60min

Main Foyer

Gala – Dinner & Awards

Gala - Dinner & Awards

210min

International Ballroom C

Registration / Breakfast

Registration / Breakfast

60min

Main Foyer

Opening Remarks & Keynote Speakers

Opening Remarks - Nathalie Legault, MDRAO Vice President Keynote Speaker - Andy Staisfeld, Lifecycle Revive / MEA Health Keynote Speaker - John Whelan, Clinical Educator for Healthmark Industries

135min

International Ballroom C

Vendor Exhibits

Vendor Exhibits

120min

International Ballroom A/B

Coffee Break

30min

Foyer & Exhibit Hall (Intl Ballroom A/B)

Attendee Lunch

Attendee Lunch

60min

International Ballroom C

Vendor Lunch

Vendor Lunch

60min

New York Room

Keynote Speaker Presentation & Closing Remarks

Keynote Speaker - Dr. Mehran Anvari Closing Remarks Prize Draws & Silent Auction Results

150min

International Ballroom C

Vendor / Strongco – Booth Take Down

Vendor / Strongco - Booth Take Down

465min

International Ballroom A/B

Sponsors

Our sponsors have priority access to influence decision makers from all across Ontario. Make sure you have this opportunity. Email us now.

MDRAO is proud to work with the following organizations:

EXHIBITORS

MDRAO is proud to work with many companies associated with the Medical Device Reprocessing industry.

VENUE

We returned once again to our favourite location near to the airport…

655 Dixon Road
Toronto, Ontario M9W 1J3 Canada
Phone: 416-244-1711
3.4 km from Toronto Pearson Int’l Airport (YYZ)
24 km from Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport (YTZ)

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