Past Conference – 2016 Conference Details



April 24th – 26th 2016

Location: Vancouver, British Columbia

Hotel: Vancouver Four Seasons

Conference Co-Chairs: Margaret Kennedy & Brenda Warren


The 2016 CASPR 12th Annual Conference will be held in Vancouver, BC from April 24 – 26.

The Conference is attended by physician recruitment professionals, physician liaisons, administrators, CEOs, CMOs, VPs, and others involved with recruitment, retention and onboarding processes from across Canada.

As you strive to meet the challenges and opportunities of the evolving healthcare environment, your informational needs are greater than ever before. Take advantage of this unique opportunity to meet with colleagues and receive cutting-edge information critical to success in the field of physician recruitment and retention. There are many reasons to attend, including:

Keynote Sessions

Attend keynote sessions designed to provide up-to-date information on topics critical to the physician recruitment professional. The healthcare industry is constantly evolving and your ability to stay abreast of changes, trends, and issues will improve your ability to be successful.

Exhibit Hall

The conference will allow you the opportunity to meet vendors/exhibitors representing services specific to physician recruitment and retention needs.


One of the primary benefits of the Annual Conference is the opportunity to network with colleagues from across the country. Developing a strong network of colleagues within your profession is invaluable.

Relax and Recharge

Part of the conference experience is to enjoy the city, meet new people and rejuvenate. Plan on attending the Conference Monday Evening Event at Seven, which includes live entertainment, food and beverages. It’s a great way to mingle with attendees, sponsors and exhibitors in a more casual environment.


The discounted price for CASPR members is $500 for the basic conference package.

The basic conference rate for non-CASPR members is $700. In order for non-CASPR members to attend, you must be eligible for CASPR membership. To view the CASPR membership eligibility criteria, please click here.

The CASPR Fellowship 201 and 301 programs will be held on Sunday April 24th. The cost for each program is $200.

Special Thanks

A special thank you to members of the Conference Co-Chairs Margaret Kennedy and Brenda Warren. They have done a fantastic job planning a conference that offers a wide range of educational opportunities which will appeal to all.

Cancellation Policy

Registration is non-refundable once your registration form and payment have been received.