Palliative Care Conference by Anita Mehta, RN, PhD, CFT (Director of Education and Knowledge Exchange at the Montreal Institute for Palliative Care) and Véronique Després, SW (Director of Multidisciplinary Services at the St-Raphael Palliative Care Home and Day Centre)

Palliative Care Conference by Anita Mehta, RN, PhD, CFT (Director of Education and Knowledge Exchange at the Montreal Institute for Palliative Care) and Véronique Després, SW (Director of Multidisciplinary Services at the St-Raphael Palliative Care Home and Day Centre)

The first part of this presentation, provided by Anita Mehta, addresses ALS and the long-term implications (including death). In addition, it addresses the concepts and philosophy central to Palliative Care and some common misconceptions. The application and implications of Palliative Care to ALS population is discussed. Finally, family caregiver implications

Read More
Conference on ALS Research and Q&A (bilingual) – February 2021

Conference on ALS Research and Q&A (bilingual) – February 2021

We are pleased to present this bilingual presentation on current ALS Research, held on February 24th, 2021. A Q&A follows the conference.
Speakers:
1. Dr.  Richard Robitaille, PhD, Full Professor, Neurosciences Department, Université de Montréal
2. Dr. Angela Genge, Neurologist and Director of the ALS Clinic and the Clinical Research

Read More
Videoconference on Telehealth – November 2020

Videoconference on Telehealth – November 2020

In this conference, Dr. Genevieve Matte, Neuroscience researcher at the CHUM Research Center, presents useful information on managing the new reality of telehealth in a COVID environment.
WATCH THE CONFERENCE (in English)

Read More
Videoconference on current ALS Research – June 2020

Videoconference on current ALS Research – June 2020

We are pleased to present a bilingual presentation on Current ALS Research and an update on ongoing clinical trials, held on June 16, 2020. A short Question and Answer Period will follow the conference.
Speakers:
1. Dr.  Richard Robitaille, PhD, Full Professor, Neurosciences Department, Université de Montréal
2. Dr. Angela

Read More
Clinical Trials in ALS

Clinical Trials in ALS

Webinair by Kristiana Salmon, BSc, EMBA, Assistant Manager, Clinical Research Unit at The Neuro( Montreal Neurological Institute/Hospital)
After completing a Bachelor of Science in Microbiology and Immunology at McGill University, Kristiana Salmon joined the Clinical Research Unit (CRU) of the Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital (MNI/H) as a clinical research

Read More