Fertility and Family Planning Webinar Series - Cystic Fibrosis Canada
Cystic Fibrosis Canada’s Adult CF Advisory Committee (ACFAC) is hosting a 2019-2020 webinar series that explores different aspects of fertility and family planning. Various topics will be discussed throughout this eight-part series.
Les Conférences Mémorables 2020 - Fédération québécoise des Sociétés Alzheimer
Nous sommes ravis de vous présenter la nouvelle programmation 2020 des Conférences Mémorables. Les webinaires auront lieu le premier mercredi de chaque mois entre 12h30 et 13h30. L'inscription est gratuite mais obligatoire.
Arthritis Talks: COVID-19 and You - Arthritis Society
Date: Thursday, March 26, 2020
Time: 6:00 PM ET
Questions about COVID-19 and arthritis?
Join the Arthritis Society and Dr. Vandana Ahluwalia, Past President of the Canadian Rheumatology Association, in a special Arthritis Talks webinar. Dr. Ahluwalia will take your questions and provide information to help you stay healthy throughout this time.
Don’t miss this rare opportunity to hear directly from one of Canada’s top arthritis experts during these uncertain days.
COVID-19 and IBD: What You Need to Know – Crohn’s & Colitis Canada
Date: Thursday, March 27, 2020
Time: 7:00 PM ET
As our knowledge of COVID-19 and IBD is rapidly evolving, we will be holding webinars every two weeks with IBD experts who will be there to answer your questions. You will have the opportunity to submit your questions ahead of time when you register for the webinar.
COVID-19 and Diabetes: what do we know?
Date: Friday, March 27, 2020
Time: 2:00 PM. ET. and CT.
Two free webinars dedicated to healthcare professionals.
Dementia-Friendly Canada Project – Alzheimer Society Canada
Date: Tuesday, March 31, 2020
12:00 PM ET
A dementia-friendly community is a place where people living with dementia, as well as their care partners and families, feel welcomed, acknowledged and included. Many Alzheimer Societies across Canada have been successful in creating these communities. The Dementia-Friendly Canada project will expand these initiatives across Ontario, B.C., Manitoba and Saskatchewan, and invest in training and outreach programs to enable more communities to support Canadians living with dementia.
This presentation will speak to the Dementia-Friendly Canada project, including: an introduction to the concept of dementia-friendly communities, a review of existing dementia-friendly https://www.eventbrite.com/e/dementia-friendly-canada-project-registration-98038589059 initiatives in Canada, and an overview of project activities to date and next steps.
Intimacy & Dementia: How Close Can We Get? – Alzheimer Society Canada
Date: Tuesday, March 31st, 2020
12:00 PM ET
This webinar will provide an overview of our understanding of the effect of music on the Alzheimer brain. Specifically, we will review the existing literature focusing on the cognitive effects of passive music exposure, with a particular focus on familiar music. In addition, we will present data from a recent study involving St. Michael’s Hospital and the Faculty of Music at the University of Toronto that demonstrates the benefits of passive familiar music exposure on cognitive performance and brain connectivity in Alzheimer’s disease.
Additional information and registration
Fatigue & Sleep – MS Society
Date: Tuesday, April 14th, 2020
8:00 PM ET
Trouble sleeping? Waking up feeling less rested than when you fell asleep? Sleep disturbances and fatigue are common symptoms of MS. This webinar will share how to recognize if you or a loved one are experiencing these symptoms plus management strategies for sleep problems.