Fertility and Family Planning Webinar Series: An initiative of the Adult CF Advisory Committee
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. Anyone interested in learning about cystic fibrosis and its impacts on fertility and family planning is more than welcome to register.
Progression Planning: A solution and strategy focused approach to the common challenge of progressive - MS Society Canada
Date: Tuesday, July 9th, 2019
Time: 8:00 to 9:15 ET
Mandy Rohrig, PT, DPT, MSCS
Megan R. Weigel, DNP, ARNP-C, MSCN
Please join a nurse and a physical therapist to problem solve some of the unique challenges progressive MS presents. The intent of the webinar is to encourage a shift in the perspective of how these challenges can be managed. Scenarios involving mobility, cognition, employment, and overall wellness will be included during this interactive webinar, all while weaving in realistic optimism about current and future potential management strategies.
Newly Diagnosed: Understanding the Basics of IBD – Crohn’s & Colitis Canada
Date: July, 2019
Dr. Noelle Rohatinsky (R.N, Ph.D) is an Associate Professor at the University of Saskatoon in Saskatechwan. Noelle is also registered nurse and has worked on nursing units where she cared for individuals living with IBD. She has being offering Newly Diagnosed Nights to individuals in her community since 2011 and offering them nationally via webinars since 2017. In 2018, Noelle received the Crohn’s and Colitis Canada Ross McMaster National Unsung Hero Award. Noelle herself was diagnosed with Crohn's disease in 2009.
Learn more from a nurse and expert in the field about the basics of living with Crohn's and colitis, diet and nutrition, medication and treatment options, and what to expect going forward. Get your questions answered in this interactive live webinar!
Children with MS
Date: August 13th, 2019
Time: 8:00 PM ET
Anusha Yeshokumar, MD
What do we know about pediatric MS? Join our August webinar to learn about the latest statistics on children with MS, the disease course, and common symptoms. We'll also discuss pediatric MS management, social and academic challenges for kids with MS, and wellness strategies.