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Upcoming Meetings & Events

Ottawa, Ontario
Ottawa Patient Support Meetings
January 01, 2017 - December 31, 2017

Ottawa Patient Support Group Meetings

Join us at a FREE Patient Support Meeting near you. 

What to expect at a support group meeting?

Share stories, compare notes, learn how others are coping and responding to treatments. In these meetings, patients and caregivers come together in a safe environment to share and learn from one another and access various resources through AAMAC. 

Meetings are held on the second Wednesday of each month (except: July, August & December) from 6pm—8pm at: 

Maplesoft Centre, Ottawa Regional Cancer Foundation, 1500 Alta Vista Dr.

2017 Support Meetings Dates: February 8, March 8, April 12, May 10, June 14, September 13, October 11 & November 8

 For more information refer to: www.aamac.ca

Or Contact:

1.888.840.0039 / info@aamac.ca

January 01, 2017 - December 31, 2017

To Register:

905-780-0698 / 1-888-840-0039



Montreal, Quebec
Quebec Coalition for Orphan Diseases
February 21, 2017

Quebec Coalition for Orphan Diseases - Orphan Disease Show

Please visit the AAMAC booth at the Complexe Desjardins in Montreal on February 21 from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Pierre Lavoie, a well-known patient advocate, will give a conference and Martin Deschamps, a Quebec singer with a rare condition, will speak and do a musical performance.

Click for more information.

London, Ontario
Patient Support Meeting
March 25, 2017

Patient Support Meeting

Saturday, March 25, 2017

Location: Wellspring Cancer Support Centre, 382 Waterloo Street, London, Ontario

Time: 10am - 12pm

Topic/Discussion: Table Talk - Sharing our successes and challenges with treatments

Hamilton, Ontario
Patient Support Meeting
April 01, 2017

Patient Support Meeting

Saturday, April 1, 2017 (Refreshments will be served)

Location: Wellwood, 501 Sanatorium Road, Hamilton, Ontario

Time: 10:30am - 12:30pm

Topic: Time to share our sucesses and challenges / Round table discussion

AAMAC Resources Available

Edmonton, Alberta
Patient Support Meeting
April 29, 2017

Patient Support Meeting

Saturday, April 29, 2017 (continental breakfast will be served)

Location: Chateau Lacombe Hotel, 10111 Bellamy Hill, Edmonton -- Lacombe Room

Guest Speaker: Dr. Nancy Zhu, MD, FRCPC, Division of Cinical Hematology, University of Alberta

Time: 10:30am - 12:30pm

Topic: New Treatments for MDS

Toronto, Ontario
Patient Support Meeting
May 06, 2017

Patient Support Meeting

Saturday, May 6, 2017 

Location: Bloor Street United Church, 300 Bloor Street West, Toronto, Ontario

Time: 10:30am-12pm

Guest Speaker: Dr. Vicky Breakey, Pediatric Hematologist/Oncologist, McMaster Children's Hospital

Topic: Apastic Anemia in Children - the challenges of Diagnosis & Treatment

Vancouver Area, BC
Patient Education Day
September 30, 2017

Patient Education Day

Where: Vancouver area - Sheraton Vancouver Airport Hotel

            7551 Westminster Hwy, Richmond, BC

 When: Saturday, September 30, 2017

More details to follow

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