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 firstname.lastname@example.org
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
3:45pm: Respiratory difficulties in ALS: a global approach to a better understanding and control, with Jean Bilodeau, clinical nurse (B.Sc.Inf.)
About the guest speakers
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 is a clinical nurse and a guest speaker for the ALS Society of Québec and a home ventilation consultant for complex respiratory issues.