Brain Tumour National Conference

Thank you for joining us, in person or online!

Friday, October 20 - Saturday, October 21, 2017 (Toronto)

Saturday, October 28, 2017 (Montreal)

Thank you to everyone who Joined the Movement to End Brain Tumours through National Conference events in 2017! Presentations were recorded and will be available on this site in the next few weeks.
Photos from the Brain Tumour National Conference in Toronto are now available here.
Brain Tumour Foundation of Canada is working to achieve its vision to find the cause of and a cure for brain tumours while improving the quality of life for those affected. The Join the Movement to End Brain Tumours National Conference is an opportunity to hear how we are working towards that vision and also an opportunity to connect with the Canadian brain tumour community.A breakdown of the 2016 Conference delegates
Who should attend this conference?
Patients | Survivors | Family Members | Friends | Personal or Professional Caregivers | Health Care Professionals | Community Programs
Why attend this conference? 
This conference is your chance to hear from expert speakers, learn about the latest in brain tumour research and meet other patients, families and health care professionals in person or join via live streaming opportunities. 

There are 4 main components to the 2017 National Conference:

  1. Research Symposium on the afternoon of Friday, October 20, 2017.
  2. Celebration Dinner on the evening of Friday, October 20, 2017. Brain Tumour Foundation of Canada will host a celebration dinner to honour volunteers and to celebrate our 35th Anniversary.
  3. Toronto National Conference on Saturday, October 21, 2017.
  4. Montreal National Conference on Saturday, October 28, 2017. Note this event will be in French.


If you have more questions, please find answers to some Frequently Asked Questions
Here's what one attendee had to say about the 2016 Brain Tumour National Conference:
"Loved the Conference!! Loved being around people from all over the country that are going through the same thing as me"  - 2016 Conference Attendee.
Did you miss the National Conference in 2016? See highlights here, photos of the Conference here, and photos of the Celebration Dinner here. We also recorded some of the presentations which have been uploaded to our website here.

For more information, please contact:

Janic Gorayeb
Health Information Specialist
1-800-265-5106 or 519-642-7755 ext 233 

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