Upcoming Conferences

CIMVHR Forum 2019


The 10th annual conference hosted by the Canadian Institute for Military and Veteran Health Research (CIMVHR).

October 21-23 |Ottawa-Gatineau


Past Conferences

Rehabilitation Research Colloquium 2019


The scientific program of this student-run event promises to provide a valuable learning opportunity and forum for the exchange of ideas among students, clinicians and research communities. This year’s theme is Rehabilitation Along the Continuum: Re-Thinking the Possibilities for Rehabilitation Science.

23-24 May 2019 | Kingston, ON

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A Day with Hungry Ghosts: Addiction Medicine & Beyond


Assess and evaluate your professional responsibilities in prescribing, managing and legal reporting.

26 April, 2019 | Kingston, ON


HFM-RSY-302 Symposium on Evidence-based Leader Interventions for Health and Wellness


The Symposium is OPEN to Partnership for Peace (PfP), Mediterranean Dialogue (MD) and Selected Contact Nations

8-10 April 2019 | Berlin, Germany

Call for Papers

Families in Canada Conference


A national, pan-Canadian conference with simultaneous satellite events co-hosted by university partners across Canada.

27-28 March, 2019 | Ottawa, Canada

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CIMVHR Forum 2018


The 9th annual conference co-hosted by the Canadian Institute for Military and Veteran Health Research (CIMVHR) and the University of Regina,

October 15 - 17 | Regina, SK.


War Memories International Symposium


War Memories: Celebrations, Reconstructions, Representations and War Narratives in the English-speaking World (18th to the 21st Century).

June 12 - 14, 2018 |  Kingston, Ontario

For registration and additional information, visit: https://warmem2018.sciencesconf.org/?forward-action=index&forward-controller=index&lang=en



The Gender Dimension of Veteran Transition Workshop


 May 11, 2018 | Kingston, Ontario

The second annual Gender Dimension of Veteran Transition Workshop and Mentorship Program hosted by The Center for International and Defence Policy in partnership with the Canadian Institute for Military and Veteran Health Research.


International Critical Incident Stress Foundation Inc. | SK Regional Training


October 17 -  21, 2018 | Regina, SK

ICISF offers discounts on registration fees to active military, Veterans, students, and groups of five or more. For additional information, please contact Beth Kohr, Regional Training Coordinator: bethk@icisf.org

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Royal Society of Canada Eastern Ontario Regional Seminar


April 14, 2018 | Kingston, ON

All Presentations are Free and Open to the Public

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International Conference on Dutch Veterans Health Care


April 4 - 6, 2018 | Amsterdam, The Netherlands

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Fourth Veterans in Society Conference


Veterans, globalized: veterans and their society in international perspective

March 26-28, 2018 at Virginia Tech | Roanoke, Virginia


Royal Society of Canada Eastern Ontario Regional Seminar


Saturday, April 14, 2018 | Queen's University Club | 168 Stuart Street, Kingston

All Presentations are free and open to the public

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The International Society for Military Ethics Annual Conference


Culture, Diversity, and Military Ethics: Intersections of Military and Civilian Culture at a Time of International Political Upheaval

January 25 - 26, 2018 | Cleveland, Ohio


NATO Lecture Series on Moral Injury and Military Mental Health


Topic: "Moral Decisions & Military Mental Health"

November 28 - 29, 2017 | Ottawa, ON

Register here by Nov. 22 (NATO nations) / Nov. 7 (Non-NATO nations)

Travel, Accommodations & Information Package


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Boundless Leadership Professional Development Workshop and Networking Reception


November 15, 2017 | Ottawa, ON

This workshop will focus on how defence, security and intelligence professionals can exert influence across traditional boundaries, with - or in spite of - authority. 

A reception and networking event featuring a senior keynote speaker Brigadier-General Frances Allen, Director General Information Management Operations, Department of National Defence will follow immediately after the workshop. 


CIMVHR Forum 2017


The 8th annual conference hosted by the Canadian Institute for Military and Veteran Health Research (CIMVHR), in partnership with the Invictus Games Toronto 2017.

September 25-27, 2017 | Toronto, ON


General Hospital Psychiatry, “Posttraumatic Stress Disorder in Medical Settings.”


Special Issue:General Hospital Psychiatry titled, “Posttraumatic Stress Disorder in Medical Settings"

Early Spring 2018: Special issue will appear in print

Call For Papers due by September 15, 2017

12th Annual Kingston Conference on International Security


Developing the Super Soldier: Enhancing Military Performance 

June 12-14, 2017


WIIS Canada's 10th Annual Workshop: "The Next Generation of Women Leaders"


May 17-19, 2017 | Montreal, QC

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Policy and Professional Practice to Enhance the Health and Well-Being of Military Veterans in the Pacific Rim


May 17-19, 2017 | Los Angeles, California

Call for Abstracts


Culture and Diversity in the Armed Forces


May 4, 2017 | Ottawa, ON

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HFM-275 Symposium on Military Suicide Prevention


April 3-5, 2017 | Riga, Latvia

Call for Papers

2017 ISME Conference: Ethics & Military Professionalism: Cyber Warfare and Other Conflicts​


January 25-27, 2017 | Washington, DC

Call for Papers

Forum 2016


Forum 2016 was held in Vancouver, British Columbia at the Westin Bayshore.

November 21-23, 2016

Forum 2016 Programme

IUS Canada 2016


The Inter-University Seminar on Armed Forces and Society: Coping with Change

October 21-23, 2016 | Ottawa, ON

Call for Papers


Performance of Contact! Unload


September 18, 2016 | Kingston, ON

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9th Annual Women in International Security Canada Workshop


CIMVHR and MSVU are pleased to be partnering to host the 9th Annual Women in International Security Canada Workshop.

June 17-19, 2016 | Halifax, NS

Call for Papers

War Memories: Commemoration, Re-enactment, Writing of War in the English-speaking World (18th-21st centuries)


International Conference 2016

June 14-16, 2016 | click here for more details.

Conference Programme

Kingston Conference on International Security 2016


Engagement Between Peace and War: How Soldiers and Military Institutions Adapt

June 13-15, 2016 | Kingston, ON


Human Performance Enhancement Workshop 2016


Co-hosted by CIMVHR and CIDP

June 8-9, 2016 | Kingston, ON


Euro ISME Conference - Call for Papers


May 22-25, 2016 | Oslo, Norway

Call for Papers

Traumatic Stress Research: Enabling Bedside Implementation.


A Joint ISTSS/CIMVHR Conference


Military Mental Health Research Symposium


Co-hosted by CIMVHR and CAF

May 3, 2016 | Ottawa, ON


International Society for Military Ethics


Women Serving in the Armed Forces: Shaping Modern Values and Beyond - January 29-30, 2016. Click here to view the conference website.

Human Factors & Medicine (HFM) Panel - Call for Papers


HFM - 254 Symposium on "Health Surveillance and Informatics in Missions: Multidisciplinary Approaches and Perspectives"

Paris, France 12-14 October 2015

Deadline for receipt of abstracts: 31 March 2015

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