Category Archives: Speakers Series Reports

October 3, 2020 Speakers Series Reports

Elder Care – Protect the Vulnerable The COVID-19 pandemic exposed and exacerbated the many problems with elder care in Canada, especially in Ontario and Quebec where COVID-19 hit hardest. Our first Speakers Series of the 2020-21 year included three presentations that addressed different aspects of Elder Care in Ontario, followed by a panel discussion. Karen Henderson spoke […]

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November 30, 2019 Speakers Series Reports

Brain Health & Aging, with Dr. Andrea Wilkinson We chose the theme for today’s Speaker Series on Aging because the topic crosses all demographics—we are all aging!! In addition, younger members likely have aging relatives, so sharing knowledge might help provide tools to help support our relatives. Lastly, though the theme appears at first glance […]

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October 5, 2019 Speakers Series Reports

Plenary A focus on advocacy issues and resources, particularly those that are relevant to the upcoming federal election – with a panel of our own experts to spark conversation, outline election activities and give ideas as to how to support women’s issues among the attendees. Women Supporting Women and Forging Forward: Actions Needed Climate Change […]

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