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Published on: November 4, 2016
by Women’s Brain Health Initiative & AGE-WELL:
Join three expert panelists as they weigh in on the importance of sex-based research, the impact of cognitive impairment on women’s lives and the use of technology to support cognitive vitality.
Tuesday November 22, 2016 | 6:00 – 9:00 pm
The Fifth | 225 Richmond St W | Toronto
Tickets $25 | Group Rate $20 each | Student Rate $15
Cocktails and hors d’oeuvres will be served. This event will be recorded and made available online.
Dr. Arlene Astell
PhD, Ontario Shores Research Chair in Community Management of Dementia, Toronto, Canada and Full Professor of Health Services Research in the Centre for Assistive Technology and Connected Healthcare, University of Sheffield, UK
Dr. Gillian Einstein
PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Psychology, University of Toronto & Director, Collaborative Graduate Program in Women’s Health, Guest Professor of Neuroscience and Gender Medicine, Linköping University, Sweden
Dr. Angela Colantonio
PhD, CIHR Research Chair in Gender Work and Health, Director, Rehabilitation Sciences Institute, Professor, Dept. of Occupational Science & Occupational Therapy, University of Toronto, Sr. Scientist, Toronto Rehabilitation Institute
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