2019-03-01 - 13:30 / 16:30
Hôpital régional de Saint-Jérôme 290 rue de Montigny Auditorium (Bloc-E)
Elizabeth Barbosa at 1 877 725-7725 ext.: 103
Better understand amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
A general presentation on ALS will be given by Dr. Marie-Josée Langlois, neurologist at the CISSS des Laurentides, for those touched by ALS and healthcare professionals, followed by a Q&A period and a support group for families.
1:30pm: Presentation of the services offered by the ALS Society of Quebec
1:45pm: Better understand ALS with Dr. Marie-Josée Langlois, neurologist at the CISSS des Laurentides
3pm: Q&A session
3:15pm: Healthy break
3:30pm: Support and exchange group for people living with ALS and their loved ones
4:30pm: End of the conference
About the guest speaker
Neurologist since 5 years, Dr. Marie-Josée Langlois is in charge of the ALS Clinic at the CISSS des Laurentides. After completing a Phd in chiropractic in 2000 at Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières, Dr. Langlois finished her medical degree in 2005. In 2011, she received her neurology diploma and took on an additional training specialized in EMG and neuromuscular diseases in 2012 at Université de Montréal.