GBS/CIDP Foundation of Canada improves the quality of life for individuals and families affected with GBS, CIDP & Variants.
Guillain-Barré Syndrome Foundation of Canada Inc. is a registered Canadian charity.
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Ottawa Support Group Meeting for GBS/CIDP/MMN and variant Patients and families
Dominion-Chalmers United Church at 355 Cooper Street
Room Woodside Hall
Saturday, November 12, 2016
Contact: Linda Paul, Ottawa Liaison 613-237-5581
There will be a meeting for GBS/CIDP patients, friends and family on Saturday, November 12, at 9:45. The meeting will be at Dominion-Chalmers United Church at 355 Cooper Street. The church is on O’Connor between Lisgar and Cooper Streets. The parking lot and entrance is on Lisgar Street. The building is accessible and there is a parking lot as well as street parking.
Asmaa Rouabhi, RD, Wellbeing Counsellor, will be speaking to attendees about nutrition.
There will be coffee and tea and baked goods for sale by the church ($1 for most items). Please arrive 9:45 – 10:00 to the Woodside Hall and then we will go to another room to meet.
Hope you can make it,
GBS/CIDP Foundation Liaison
Toronto Area GBS/CIDP/MMN and variants Support Group Meeting and Potluck
Northern District Library, 40 Orchard View Blvd. (near Yonge and Eglinton)
Room # 224 – note that we will be in a different room this time.
Sunday, Dec 4, 2016
2-4pm (arrive any time after 1:30, but do not come earlier than that as the doors will be locked and I don’t want anyone waiting in the cold!)
Contact: Jane Field, Toronto Liaison, Director email: email@example.com
Some street parking is available in the area as well as a pay lot next to the library.
Bring food to share, (but please don’t worry if you can’t; just come!)
Bring stories to share, questions to ask, information to share.
Bring a friend or family member(s).
Bring ideas for future group activities.
See you there!
Toronto Liaison and Director
GBS/CIDP Foundation of Canada
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Articles of Interest
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Steven Baker, MD
Brenda Banwell, MD
Timothy Benstead, MD
Pierre Bourque, MD
Vera Bril, MD
Kristine Chapman, MD
Colin Chalk, MD
Angela Genge, MD
Gillian Gibson, MD
Angelika Hahn, MD
Hans Katzberg. MD
Kurt Kimpinski, MD
Rami Massie, MD
Elizabeth Pringle, MD
Zaeem Siddiqi, MD
Jiri Vajsar, MD
Chris White, MD
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