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4 dr. sun yaT-sen ClassiCal CHinese garden In the heart of downtown Vancouver, Dr . Sun Yat Sen Classical Chinese Garden is the first authentic classical Chinese garden ever built outside of China . It is a feast for the senses and the mind and is acclaimed for providing peace, tranquility and a harmonious delight for the nature lover, cultural tourist, and sight-seeing visitor . Within this paradise, enjoy a cup of complimentary tea, a guided tour and our Chinese garden gift shop; an experience in itself . Open year round . www .vancouverchinesegarden .com H.r. maCmillan sPaCe CenTre Have a blast at the H .R . MacMillan Space Centre! Travel through space in the Virtual Voyages simulator, enjoy multimedia shows and demonstrations in the Planetarium and GroundStation Canada theatres, and explore the universe with hands-on exhibits, computer simulations and artifacts in the Cosmic Courtyard . Open year round . For more information call 604-738-STAR (7827) or visit: www .spacecentre .ca CaPilano susPension bridge Naturally thrilling since 889, Capilano Suspension Bridge is breathtakingly suspended 450 feet ( 35m) across and 230 feet (70m) above Capilano River . Cross over to Treetops Adventure and walk from one magnificent Douglas fir to another via a series of seven elevated suspension bridges, some reaching as high as 00 feet (30m) above the forest floor . A complete West Coast experience just minutes from downtown . www .capbridge .com grouse mounTain, THe Peak of vanCouver Panoramic views of the Lower Mainland unfold as the Skyride whisks you to the mountaintop . Adventures include the Refuge for Endangered Wildlife, lumberjack shows, scenic hiking trails, falconry demonstrations, helicopter tours, and much more . In the Peak Chalet, experience award-winning dining . Just 5 minutes from Downtown Vancouver . www .grousemountain .com vanCouver aquarium Come to face-to-fin with over 70,000 animals including beluga whales, Steller sea lions, dolphins, seals and more! Enjoy the dolphin and whale shows, sea otter feeds, and shark dives . Free-roaming animals abound in our popular Amazon Gallery and be sure to stop by our newest gallery that’s full of interactive exhibits and a children’s play learning area . For a unique hands-on adventure, ask about our Animal Encounters program . Open 365 days of the year . For more info, call 604 .659 .FISH or visit: www .vanaqua .org aCTiviTies, arTs and aTTraCTions Harbour Cruises & evenTs Vancouver’s best sightseeing, dining and special event cruises . Join Vancouver’s most popular Sunset Dinner Cruise through a secluded Mountain fjord or the only narrated tour of the inner harbour on the authentic paddlewheeler MPV Constitution . Special event cruises throughout the year include the annual Fireworks competition and Christmas Carol Ships in December . Phone 604 .688 .7246 or visit: www . boatcruises .com PrinCe of WHales WHale WaTCHing The only Whale Watching Company now connecting Vancouver and Victoria Harbours! Daily 4-hour whale watching cruises onboard the 62ft Ocean Magic Whale Watching express cruiser . Complimentary hot beverages! In Victoria, try our zodiac-style boats for a fantastic fun-filled fresh-air experience! It’s a Blast! Call .888 .383 .4884 or visit: www .princeofwhales .com vanCouver arT gallery A world-class art encounter located in the heart of downtown Vancouver . The Vancouver Art Gallery showcases contemporary and historical art from around the world . 2007 exhibitions include Fred Herzog – an incredible body of photographs featuring urban street life in Vancouver, a summer ‘must-see’ Monet to Dali: Modern Masters from the Cleveland Museum of Art – the most important showing of European painting and sculpture in Vancouver in over fifty years, and Emily Carr and the Group of Seven – featuring some of Canada’s most iconic painters . Call 604 .662 .47 9 or visit: www .vanartgallery .bc .ca vandusen boTaniCal garden A living museum of plant collections from around the world, this spectacular 55-acre botanical garden is beautiful in every season . Highlights: Spring - Rhododendron and Laburnum Walks, ornamental cherry trees; Summer - Perennial and Water Lily Gardens; Autumn - brilliant autumn color display; Winter - witchhazels, viburnums, hellebores . The Garden is home to 65 species of birds . Free parking, convenient access by public transportation, wheelchair accessible . Gift shop and restaurant . www .vandusengarden .org
Program aT-a-glanCe Wednesday, oCTober 10, 2007 THursday, oCTober 11, 2007 friday, oCTober 12, 2007 saTurday, oCTober 13, 2007 key: PP: Pan Pacific Hotel VCEC: Vancouver Convention & Exhibiton Center Time Event Room Location 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM AACPDM Board of Directors and Committee Breakfast PP: Cypress Suite 9:00 AM – 2:00 Noon Board of Directors and Committee Meetings PP: Oceanview -4 0:00 AM – 5:00 PM Registration VCEC: Lobby 2:00 Noon – :00 PM AACPDM Board of Directors and Committee Lunch PP: Cypress Suite :00 PM – 4:30 PM Specialty Day Symposia VCEC: Ballrooms A/B/C 2:30 PM – 3:00 PM Specialty Day Break Exhibit Hall A :00 PM – 5:00 PM Board of Directors Meeting PP: Oceanview 4 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM “Meet and Greet” Networking Event PP: Oceanview -3 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM President’s Welcoming Reception: “Tastes of Vancouver” VCEC: Parkview Terrace 6: 5 AM – 7: 5 AM “Kick Start The Meeting” jog to Stanley Park VCEC: Lobby 6:30 AM – 8:00 AM Continental Breakfast/Poster Viewing Premier Exhibit Hall A 6:30 AM – 6:00 PM Exhibit Hall/Internet Café Exhibit Hall A 7:00 AM – 4:00 PM Registration VCEC: Lobby 8:00 AM – 0:00 AM Opening Session VCEC: Ballrooms A-C • Welcome – William Oppenheim, MD • Exchange of Gavel/Presidential Address – Diane Damiano, PhD, PT • Presidential Guest Lectureship – Michael Johnston, MD • Mac Keith Press Basic Science Lectureship – Jeffrey Kleim, PhD 0:00 AM – 0:30 AM Poster Viewing and Break Exhibit Hall A 0:30 AM – 2:00 Noon Free Paper Sessions A, B, & C VCEC: Ballrooms A/B/C 2:00 Noon – :25 PM Annual Membership Business Meeting and Lunch VCEC: Ballroom A :30 PM – 3: 00 PM Free Paper Sessions D, E, & F VCEC: Ballrooms A/B/C 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM Instructional Courses # - #9 See pgs . 23-25 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM AACPDM Amazing Race Team Challenge VCEC: Lobby 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM Wine, Beer, Cheese & Poster Viewing Session Exhibit Hall A 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM “Dine Around Vancouver” Networking Event VCEC: Lobby 6:30 AM – 8:00 AM Continental Breakfast/Poster Viewing Exhibit Hall A 6:30 AM – :00 PM Exhibit Hall/Internet Café Exhibit Hall A 7:00 AM – 4:00 PM Registration VCEC: Lobby 7:00 AM – 7:50 AM Breakfast Sessions: “Jump Start Your Day with Innovations and Ideas” See pgs . 26-28 8:00 AM – 9:30 AM Research State of the Science Session: “Novel Methods and Measures in Rehabilitation” VCEC: Ballrooms A-C 9:30 AM – 0:00 AM Poster Viewing and Break Exhibit Hall A 0:00 AM – :30 AM Free Paper Sessions G, H, & I VCEC: Ballrooms A/B/C :30 AM – :00 PM Past President’s Luncheon PP: Oceanview 4 2:00 Noon – :00 PM Lunch Break On own :00 PM – 3:00 PM Point Counter-Point Debates VCEC: Ballrooms A-C 3:00 PM – 3:30 PM Poster Viewing and Break Exhibit Hall A 3:30 PM – 5:30 PM Instructional Courses # 0 - # 8 See pgs . 3 -34 6:00 PM – 2:00 AM AACPDM Reception & Dinner: Movin’ and Groovin’ Exhibit Hall A • 6:00 PM – Reception • 7:00 PM – Dinner and Awards • 9:00 PM – Band: Soul Purpose 6:30 AM – 8:00 AM Continental Breakfast/Poster Viewing Exhibit Hall A 7:00 AM – :00 PM Registration VCEC: Lobby 8:00 AM – 9:30 AM Clinical State of the Science Session: “From Head to Toe” VCEC: Ballrooms A-C 9:30 AM – 0:00 AM Poster Viewing and Break Exhibit Hall A 0:00 AM – 2:00 PM Award Ceremony VCEC: Ballrooms A-C 2:00 PM – :00 PM Lunch Break On own :30 AM – :00 PM International Affairs Luncheon PP: Cypress Suite :30 AM – 3:00 PM Board of Directors Meeting PP: Oceanview 4 :00 PM – 3:00 PM Instructional Courses # 9 - #27 See pgs . 35-37 :00 PM – 3:00 PM Family Forum VCEC: MR8 3:00 PM – 3:30 PM Instructional Course Break Exhibit Hall A 3:30 PM – 5:30 PM Instructional Courses #28 - #36 See pgs . 37-40 5
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