Event: Spotlight on ALS Research and Q&A

Event: Spotlight on ALS Research and Q&A

On Wednesday, June 15th 2022, was held the Spotlight on ALS Research and Q&A, a hybrid event (in-person and virtual) hosted by ALS Quebec!
Dr. Richard Robitaille, Professor in the Department of Neuroscience at the University of Montreal, along with other leading ALS researchers, shed light on their current

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Conference – To learn more about ALS with Dr. Geneviève Matte

Conference – To learn more about ALS with Dr. Geneviève Matte

On Tuesday, March 29 2022, was held the conference To learn more about ALS with Dr. Geneviève Matte. 
This presentation, given by Dr. Geneviève Matte (Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Neurosciences, Faculty of Medicine, Université de Montréal, Research investigator, CHUM Research Centre) explains what ALS is, it’s history and where

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Conference – Medical aid in dying and organ donation

Conference – Medical aid in dying and organ donation

On Tuesday, March 29 2022, was held a conference on Medical aid in dying and organ donation presented by Sophie Villemaire, clinical nurse at the ALS Clinic, CHUM and Lysane Desrosiers, liaison nurse in organ donation for Transplant Québec.
You can watch the recording of the conference above or click

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Conference on ALS Research and Q&A (bilingual) – February 2022

Conference on ALS Research and Q&A (bilingual) – February 2022

We are pleased to present this bilingual presentation on current ALS Research, held on February 16th, 2022. A Q&A follows the conference with the following researchers:

Richard Robitaille, PhD
Full Professor, Department of Neurosciences, Université de Montréal
Chantelle F. Sephton, PhD
Associate Professor, Université Laval, CERVO Brain Research

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Conference – ALS and Genetics

Conference – ALS and Genetics

There are numerous clinical trials now ongoing with therapies targeting the genetic forms of ALS.
This webinar aims to provide information on genetics in ALS, the role of a genetic counsellor, considerations for genetic testing in ALS, and how therapies can target the genetic forms of ALS.

If the

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