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.
Registration number 887327906RR0001
3100 Garden St
PO Box 80060 RPO Rossland Garden
Phone: 1 (647) 560-6842
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Toronto Support Group Meeting, Sunday, April 9, 2017 from 2 – 4pm
Northern District Library, Room 200 (Usual Room)
40 Orchard View Blvd (Near Yonge and Eglinton)
Family members and support persons welcome. There is no planned speaker at this meeting. We will share information and stories and personal experiences in small group discussions.
Let me know if you have any questions. Looking forward to seeing you soon !
Director | GTA Liaison
London Educational Event, Saturday, May 6, 2017 from 12:15 – 4:30pm **Registration Open
Museum of Ontario Archaeology
1600 Attawandaron Rd, London, ON, N6G 3M6
*No At Door Registration
The foundation is pleased to announce registration is open for the London, Ontario Educational Event. Come join us at the Museum of Ontario Archaeology. Patients, caregivers, friends, and medical professionals are welcome to register. We are pleased to announce that Dr. Kurt Kimpinski and Dr. T Doherty are confirmed presenters with more TBA. For the registration form and agenda, click here to download!
Please call 1-647-560-6842 or email firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions.
Register early!! First come first serve due to venue size. See you there !!
Calgary Support Group – Kick Off Meeting, April 30th 12-2pm
South Health Campus, Wellness Centre, Room 180006
4448 Front Street SE, Calgary, AB
On-Site Parking – $2.50 per half hour
Family members and support persons welcome. Please join us for our first Calgary support group meeting. Come meet others from the GBS-CIDP-MMN community. We’ll introduce ourselves, share information and stories, and personal experiences in small group discussions.
Please RSVP at email address below, as this will help with planning around number of attendees. Snack and refreshments provided. Let me know if you have any questions. Looking forward to seeing you soon!
Director | Calgary Liaison
Canadian Centre of Excellence, United Health Network| Sick Kids | Toronto General Hospital issues a Zika-GBS link Canadian Statement, March 31, 2016. For the latest World Health Organization update, please visit: WHO. Read the latest press release here.
Articles of Interest
“GBS/CIDP Foundation of Canada is pleased to communicate the availability of the Octapharma Canada Inc. developed ‘My IVIG Infusion Diary’, a Free Mobile App, which is available for patients receiving Intravenous Immunoglobulin (IVIG) Therapy…” Read More Here
The Canadian Foundation continues to support patients & families, & to be recognized as the Canadian resource for GBS, CIDP, & variants. Until a cure is found, we will increase public awareness by educating both the professional & lay communities, & we will raise funds for the research & treatment of the above mentioned disorders.
- Newsletter Winter 2016
- Newsletter Spring/Summer 2016
- Newsletter Spring/Summer 2016 – French
- Newsletter Fall/Winter 2015
- Newsletter Fall/Winter 2015 – French
- Newsletter Spring/Summer 2015
- Newsletter Fall/Winter 2014
- Newsletter Fall/Winter 2014- French
- Click here to watch our informational videos, now available in French
- Also, click here to browse our many publications, including newsletters and articles.
Dr. Tom Feasby
Dr. Kenneth Shonk
Board of Directors
Medical Advisory Board
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
Douglas Zochodne, MD
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