Huntington Disease Awareness Month
- May 2013
The genetic nature of Huntington’s puts families at the heart of Huntington disease and the Huntington Society of Canada. As part of this national celebration, send in your stories about how YOU celebrate with YOUR family. We will share your stories with the community.
Whether it’s a picnic, a bike ride, or just phone call to tell someone that you love them …let us know how you will be celebrating with your family this coming May! For more info visit www.huntingtonsociety.ca
ADHD from Pre-School to College and Beyond- May 4, 2013
Location: 1686 Ellesmere Rd., Scarborough ON, M1H 2V5
This will be a full day of presentations geared towards families dealing with ADHD. For more information, please click here
15th Annual GEMS Walk, Architectural Gems of Toronto- May 5, 2013
Location: Toronto, ON
Join us for a 90-minute stroll through a Toronto neighbourhood (to be determined) and experience the rich history of the city and some architectural gems! Walking tours are hosted by knowledgeable enthusiasts of Toronto architecture who explain the history and significance of many buildings in the area. Check out the Huntington Society of Canada’s Website at www.huntingtonsociety.ca
for exact time and location.
Walk for Muscular Dystrophy- varied dates
Location: over 55 locations across Canada
The Walk for Muscular Dystrophy is a fully accessible fundraising event that is fun for the whole family! For more information, click here
48th Annual Congress of the Canadian Neurological Sciences Federation- June 12-14, 2013
Location: Montreal, Quebec
The Federation, assisted by the Professional Development and the Scientific Program Committees, hosts an Annual Canadian Congress geared towards the continued professional development learning needs of Neurologists, Neurosurgeons, Pediatric Neurologists, Neurophysiologists and Neuroscientists. This Congress is planned based on the Needs Assessments of past Congress delegates and our 4 Societies. For more information, click here
Run for Huntington Disease – June 23, 2013
Location: Greater Toronto Area, Ontario
the Huntington Society of Canada’s Largest Running Event! Join 500+ runners from the GTA in raising funds and awareness for Huntington disease! Check out the Huntington Society of Canada’s Webite at www.huntingtonsociety.ca
for exact time and location.
3rd Biennial Conference on Brain Injury in Children - July 9 - 11, 2013
Location: Park Hyatt, Toronto, Ontario
This comprehensive conference will feature 36 world-class experts for three days of industry-defining discussion and debate around the pathogenesis, cognitive and psychological effects of brain injury in children, as well as the best modes of prevention and neuroprotection..
Through a combination of lecture and collaboration, the output of these three days will be multidisciplinary strategies for research and treatment.
For more information and to buy tickets, click here
Brain Injury Association of Canada Conference- September 25-27, 2013
Location: Kingston, Ontario
The BIAC annual conference is just around the corner! Click here
for more information and early bird registration specials.
Canadian Alliance of Brain Tumour Organizations Blue Jays Awareness Game- September 28, 2013
Location: Rogers Centre, Toronto, Ontario
Help "Strike Out Brain Tumours" with the Toronto Blue Jays! For more information, click here
Muscular Dystrophy Canada Windsor Information and Networking Group- October 24, 2013
Location: John McGivney Children's Centre, Windsor, Ontario
Join us for our new Windsor information and networking group sponsored by Muscular Dystrophy Canada and hosted at John McGivney Children's Centre. For more information, please click here