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When:
Wednesday, 08 November 2017 @ 13:30 – 17:00
2017-11-08T13:30:00+00:00
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Where:
CLSC Ste-Rose
280 Boulevard du Roi-du-Nord
Laval, QC H7L 4L2
Canada
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Elizabeth Barbosa
514 725-2653, poste 103

Better understand Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis

Conference for people living with ALS, their loved ones and healthcare professionals 

Location: CLSC de Ste-Rose, 280, boul. du Roi-du-Nord, Laval, QC H7L 4L2, Room: 903 (in the basement)
Time: 1:30pm to 5:00pm
Registration: Elizabeth Barbosa at 514 725-2653 extension 103 or ebarbosa@sla-quebec.ca

Schedule

1:30pm Presentation of services offered by the ALS Society of Quebec

1:45pm: Understanding ALS with Dr Geneviève Matte, neurologist

3:15pm: Q&A session

3:30pm:
 Break

3:45pm:
Respiratory difficulties in ALS: a global approach to a better understanding and control, with Jean Bilodeau, clinical nurse (B.Sc.Inf.)

5:00pm: End

About the guest speakers

Dr Geneviève Matte

Dr Geneviève Matte, neurologist

Dr. Geneviève Matte  is a neurologist specializing in neuromuscular diseases at the Centre Hospitalier de l’Université de Montréal (CHUM) (Hôpital Notre-Dame).

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jean Bilodeau, clinical nurse

Jean Bilodeau, clinical nurse

Jean Bilodeau is a clinical nurse and  a guest speaker for the ALS Society of Québec and a home ventilation consultant for complex respiratory issues.