Advocating for yourself

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Encouraging Conversations About Advance Care Planning

Presented by: Dr. Chad Hammond, Program Manager, SPEAK UP Canada | Advance Care Planning
Presented on: Wednesday, April 10, 2019 as part of the 2019 Brain Tumour Webinar Series.

A Patient is Person 

Presented by: Judith John
Presented on: Saturday, October 20, 2018 at the Brain Tumour National Conference.
 

Your Health Is in Your Hands

Presented by: Claire Snyman 
Presented on: Saturday, October 20, 2018 at the Brain Tumour National Conference.

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Doug's Adventure

I am Doug, I have brain cancer; I am told it is terminal, but the “good” kind of terminal. I can assure you that receiving that news was not as good as I think the people telling me thought it would be. But I choose never to define myself with negatives or problems so I will begin again; Hi, my name is Doug, a current defending two-time world rowing champion. That sounds better. Here is just a small summary of my adventure last year.

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