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Webinars and Education
LAST FREE WEBINAR: Bridging the Gap. ALS Canada Research Program. Wednesday May 30, 2018 at 11 am (CST). Developing new techniques to study the neuromuscular junction and why this may be important for developing ALS treatments. Guest presenter will be Dr. Victor Rafuse. Register here.
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Consultation on Palliative Care – Health Canada
Health Canada is holding a public engagement asking that Canadians share their ideas, innovations and lived-experience related to palliative care. Your input will help the government develop a framework on palliative care for Canadians. Learn more.
2018 Manitoba Caregiver Recognition Day
April 3, 2018. On the first Tuesday of April, Manitobans come together to recognize family members, friends, neighbours, and other significant people who take on a caring role to support someone with a diminishing physical ability, a debilitating cognitive condition or a chronic life-limiting illness. Known as Manitoba Caregiver Recognition Day, this special day encourages to pay tribute and recognize the valuable contribution of family caregivers to our lives and our community as a whole. Click here to read more.