I Spring Leadership 2018 - HOSA Canada


Opening Ceremony Day 1: 9am - 10am
Closing Ceremony Day 2: 4:45pm - 6:45pm

Upon Arrival

Attendees/Schools: Please register and check in with Registration Booth for badges.
Only Chapter Presidents or Advisors should be lining up to register.
Judges/Speakers/Sponsors: Check-in at the Judges Booth

Didn't get Reserved Seating?
Watch the Opening Ceremony live

Due to the increased amount of attendees this year, opening and closing ceremonies will be live streamed to allow for everyone to enjoy.
The ceremonies will be streamed live on YouTube - for those around the world to enjoy. Please click the above Play button to view.


Our opening ceremony consists of keynote speakers from the medical industry. From UHN, to the Government of Ontario, to The Hospital of Sick Children, you cannot miss their presentations on their journey to becoming a medical professional.

Detailed profiles in the Schedule.

Dr. Mitesh Badiwala

Dr. Badiwala has completed graduate training in transplantation and vascular biology research at the University of Toronto and holds a PhD in Cardiovascular Science. He has many publications on topics in cardiovascular science and transplantation and has presented both nationally and internationally.

Dr Randi Zloutnik Shaul

Dr. Randi Zlotnik Shaul is the Director of Bioethics at The Hospital for Sick Children. Dr. Zlotnik Shaul provides ethics consultation services and policy support to individuals and committees within the hospital, teaches health-care professionals and bioethics students, and conducts bioethics research.

Mr. William Charnetski

Mr. Charnetski serves as Ontario’s Chief Health Innovation Strategist. He most recently worked in the United Kingdom with AstraZeneca, one of the world's largest pharmaceutical companies.

Detailed Profiles

Find our keynote speaker's detailed profiles in the schedule.

Conference Photos

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Important Information:

Conference Announcements

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Official Conference Schedule

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Conference Help and Support

General Inquiries - All Attendees

  • Lost Badge - Go to HOSA Headquarters to request an additional badge. Please bring your Gov. ID.
  • Event Schedule Inquiry - Visit our Front Desk
  • Workshop Information will be available online.
  • Lost Items - Visit the Front Desk for further assistance.
  • For all other inquiries, please visit our Front Desk for assistance.

  • Judges/Sponsors

    • Badge - Please visit our Judge Front Desk to get your credentials.
    • At any point, please visit our Judge Front Desk for assistance at the conference.