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Conference Location: The Westin Toronto Airport

 950 Dixon Road, Toronto, Ontario M9W 5N4         Phone +1 416-675-9444 
 

Conference Dates:

Oct 25 – Mix and Mingle Patient Social and Fundraiser: 6-9pm, Toronto Airport Westin

Come out and meet GBS, CIDP, and MMN patients and families for an evening of fun. We’ll be have a mini fundraiser of games, silent auctions, 50/50 draws, etc.. We are also hoping to set up an interactive symptoms room for our caregivers to experience what it’s like to have neuropathy!! Included in your ticket will be hors d’oeuvres, refreshments, and treats.

Ticket Cost $20 – $25       Purchase Tickets Online

Oct 26 – National Conference: 8am-5pm, Toronto Airport Westin

Breakfast, Coffee Breaks, and Lunch provided

Conference Agenda:

Breakfast and Registration – 7:30 – 8:30 am
GBS – Diagnosis and Treatment – Dr. Florendo Cumbermack
CIDP – Diagnosis and Treatment – Dr. Steven Baker
MMN – Diagnosis and Treatment – Dr. Hans Katzberg
Treating Children of GBS, CIDP, and MMN – Dr. Jiri Vasjar
What’s new in GBS, CIDP, and MMN research – Dr. Vera Bril
Research in Peripheral Nerves – Dr. Douglas Zochodne
Medical Cannabis in the treatment of Pain – Confirmed, speaker TBA
Preparing to speak with your specialist – Wilma Koopman
Research Results: A CIDP journey – Donna Hartlen
Chair Yoga – Nancy Edwards
Subcutaneous IG – TBA
How to monitor and report drug reactions and recalls – Health Canada – TBA
Dealing with Exhaustion in Neuromuscular Disease – TBA
Keynote Speaker – TBA

Agenda Items not confirmed are subject to change.

More to come……

Sponsorship Available. Call 1-647-560-6842 to inquire.

Conference Location: Toronto Airport Westin Website

Special Group Rate at The Westin Toronto Airport for $129 CAD per night:    Room Reservations Link

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