Dravet Days

Dravet Canada, in partnership with SUDEP Aware, is coordinating a series of Dravet Days throughout Canada. These will be in conjunction with local health centres and comprise educational presentations aimed at families, caregivers, researchers and clinicians. They will provide information about Dravet Spectrum Disorders, current research, and recent discoveries. They will also cover some practical aspects of living with the disorder. (adult only event)

DESCRIPTION
TWO locations:
- TORONTO, ON: The Hospital for Sick Children
Peter Gilgan Centre for Research & Learning
686 Bay Street (North West corner Bay & Elm Streets)
Robert B. Salter Auditorium, 2nd Floor

- ST JOHN’S, NL: Memorial University
2M240 Medical Education Centre
Faculty of Medicine
(through the glass doors, we will meet you in the atrium)

Excellent opportunity to meet, network and share experiences with families living with Dravet Spectrum disorders. Also, a day of information sharing between doctors, researchers and families with presentations in Toronto and St. John’s, including a live video feed from The Hospital for Sick Children to attendees at Memorial University.

TARGET AUDIENCE: Families living with Dravet; MDs, residents, other healthcare providers & researchers. Also school personnel, therapists, respite workers, community agencies, anyone that is involved with a child living with dravet syndrome.

Adult only event
Early bird registration of $20.00 closed Feb 28, 2017.
Regular registration of $25.00 from March 1, 2017 until NOON on April 5, 2017.

Save the date! More details to follow!

DATE AND TIME
Sat, 8 April 2017
9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

AGENDA
(which will continue to change as we finalize details)
Toronto agenda is available by clicking here. (pictures of the venue)

St. John’s agenda is availably by clicking here.

Please stay tuned, and check back often, updates will be posted here and on our FaceBook sites.

Many thanks to our sponsors

Silver   Biocodex

and

Bronze Zogenix

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