Dealing with Metastatic Brain Tumours

Free bilingual health education event

Poster for Brain Mets Symposium

For patients and caregivers dealing with metastatic brain tumours - treatment options including clinical trials

Topics will include: 

  • The Role of Surgery
  • The Role of Chemotherapy and/or Radiotherapy
  • The Role of Clinical Trials
  • Questions? Ask the Experts! 


  • Dr Thierry M. Muanza, BA, MSc, MD, FRCPC, Department of Oncology, Division of Radiation Oncology, Jewish General Hospital, McGill University
  • Dr David Roberge, MD, FRCPC, CHUM Research Center, Université de Montréal 
  • Dr Philip Wong, M.D., M.Sc., FRCPC, Montreal Cancer Institute, CRCHUM, Université de Montréal
  • Maryse Tremblay, Support Services Specialist, Brain Tumour Foundation of Canada

When: Saturday, May 18, 2019

Time: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Where: JEWISH GENERAL HOSPITAL, 3755, Chemin de la Côte-Sainte-Catherine, Montréal (Québec), Nurses Lecture Hall - Room A-139

Cost: Free!

Special Notes:

  • Lunch and snacks will be provided
  • This is a bilingual event.

Download a poster for this event (PDF).

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