OCA Spring conference and AGM 2023

Registration is now available for the 2023 OCA Spring conference and AGM. We return to The Pillar and Post in Niagara-on-the-Lake on June 3rd.

Please use the form emailed separately.

We have a full day planned - the full agenda ib below the fold and on the registration page. Click here to download a copy.

After a morning of business with the AGM and discussion with OPSEU reps, we will have lunch, then move on to presentations from fellow coroners and death investigation partners. We then begin an evening of socializing with our colleagues, starting with  a meet and greet with cash bar, then moving on to dinner with wine.

Registration deadline is May 12, 2023

We have a block of rooms at the Pillar and Post. Space is limited.  Go to http://www.vintage-hotels.com/reservations.htm Book with group code 3599063 or call 1-800-669-5566 and tell them you are with the OCA to get our conference rate. 

Ontario Coroners Association 2023 OCA Annual Spring Conference
Saturday, June 3rd, 2023
Pillar & Post Inn & Spa 48 John St W
Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario
(905) 468-2123 1-888-669-5566


7:00 am

7:45 am

8:00 am
President’s Welcome

8:15 am
OCA Annual General Meeting – Investigating Coroners & OPSEU Reps

10:15 am
Nutrition Break

10:30 am
Dr. Steve Bodley - Intro to Communications - Who We Can & Who We Cannot Communicate With

11:00 am
Dr. Reuven Jhirad - Communications - Who We Can & Who We Cannot Communicate With

12:00 pm
Buffet Lunch

Dr. Dirk Huyer, Chief Coroner Update With Q&A Session

1:45 pm
Human Trafficking in Death Investigations
Dr. Gail Churchill & Barrie Police

2:30 pm
Nutrition Break

2:45 pm
Human Trafficking in Death Investigations - Cont’d
Ontario Provincial Police

Coroner Vignettes

5:00 pm
Meeting End & Evaluations


7:30 pm
Guest Speaker - Mara Muraven - Update on Generational Theory