1st International Conference on Faculty Development in the Health Professions 
Conference Hosts

Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto St. Michael's Hospital McGill Faculty of Medicine McGill Faculty Development Office St. Michael's Hospital St. Michael's Hospital Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada Association of Faculties of Medicine of Canada le Collège des médecins de famille du Canada / College of Family Physicians of Canada


The conference will take place in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Two adjacent buildings will be utilized throughout the conference program:


Pantages Hotel Toronto Centre

Pantages Hotel Toronto Centre – The Pantages Hotel Toronto Centre is sold out for the conference.

A second hotel block has been put on hold at the Cambridge Suites Hotel, 15 Richmond Street East, Toronto (2 blocks away from the Pantages Hotel and Li Ka Shing) at a rate of $219 CDN for single or double occupancy (plus taxes). Please direct your room requirements to the hotel reservation department at toll free 1-800-463-1990 (North America only) or locally at 416-368-1990 stating “Faculty Development”. Rooms at the conference rate are available until April 15 or until the room block is full.

Other Hotels: www.seetorontonow.com


Airport – Toronto

Toronto Pearson International Airport


Lester B. Pearson International Airport (LBPIA) is located 27 km (16 miles) northwest of downtown Toronto. There are many ways to travel from Pearson Airport to Downtown Toronto – by car, public transit, inter-city buses or taxis and limousines.

Various options are:

  • Taxi
  • Limo (will accept major credit cards)
  • Rental Car
  • Airport Express (Bus)

The Airport Express operates between the Airport and Downtown hotels on an almost 24-hour basis, seven days a week, and departs every 30 minutes. Reservations are not required. The travel time from the Airport to downtown is 45 minutes depending on time of day and mode of transportation. Please visit www.torontoairportexpress.com for more information.