Annual Conference

Annual meeting attendees

Annual Conference

The 2023 Doctors Nova Scotia annual general meeting will be held at Digby Pines Golf Resort & Spa, on Friday, June 9 and Saturday, June 10.

Registration is open to all Doctors Nova Scotia members and invited guests.

Click here to register for the in-person conference

Tentative agenda

Time Session Location
Friday, June 9
5:30 - 6:30 p.m. Registration Grand Lounge, Main hotel
6-7 p.m. Welcome reception Grand Lounge Main hotel
7 p.m.-12 a.m. President's Dinner & Dance

Attend the President’s Dinner and Dance for a chance to win a golf bag from TD Insurance. TD Insurance is a platinum sponsor of the conference and provides preferred insurance rates on car, home, condo and tenant coverage to DNS members.

Upper Digby Hall
Saturday, June 10
7:30-8:45 a.m. Past President's breakfast (invitation only) Verandah Room, Main hotel
8-4:30 p.m. Registration Lower Digby Hall
8-9 a.m. Section meeting(s) - contact Melissa Murray to book TBD
8-9 a.m. Continental breakfast hosted by MD/Scotiabank

Attend the breakfast for a chance to win a Garmin Watch with Heart Rate Monitor. Winner to be announced at 9 a.m.
Lower Digby Hall
9:10-11:45 a.m. Annual General Meeting and Members' Forum
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Upper Digby Hall
10:15-10:30 a.m. Refreshment break Upper Digby Hall
12-1:30 p.m. Awards luncheon Churchill Dining Room, Main hotel
1:45-3 p.m. Education session: Leading From Any Chair
Keynote speaker: Dr. Samantha Nutt
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Upper Digby Hall
3-3:15 p.m. Refreshment break Upper Digby Hall
3:15-4:30 p.m. Education session: Harm Reduction Throughout Health Care
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Upper Digby Hall


Click here to register for the in-person conference

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

For individual event registration, contact Annette Awalt.


Melissa Murray
Communications coordinator
902-481-4923 (direct)