Pediatric Brain Tumours

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Please note all information contained in presentations was accurate at the time of the event. For the most up-to-date information, always consult your doctor. 

Pediatric Brain Tumour Survivorship: Challenges & Opportunities 

Presented by: Dr. Shayna Zelcer | Department of Pediatric Hematology Oncology | Children's Hospital, London Health Sciences Centre
Presented on: Saturday, October 21, 2017


How Genetics Impact Your Child's Brain Cancer Journey

Presented by: Dr. Sorana Morrissy, Senior Post-Doctoral Fellow, SickKids, Toronto, ON
Presented on: Saturday, October 22, 2016 at the Brain Tumour National Conference


“Navigating School and Friends After Pediatric Brain Tumour Treatment”

Presented by: Dr. Sharon Guger, Neuropsychologist, SickKids, Toronto, ON
Presented on: Saturday, October 22, 2016 at the Brain Tumour National Conference 


“Parenting through Transitions: How Health Issues and the Teen Years can Complicate the Job”

Presented by: Dr. Joel Tourigny, Pediatric Psychologist, SickKids, Toronto, ON
Presented on: Saturday, October 22, 2016 at the Brain Tumour National Conference 


The Power of Art as Therapy

Presented by Pat Roles - Individual, Couple and Family Therapist
Presented at the Vancouver Brain Tumour Information Day, June 13, 2015.

Mindful Teens: Discovering Resilience for Coping with Anxiety, Depression and Pain 

Presented by Dr. Dzung X. Vo – Clinical Assistant Professor- Division of Adolescent Health and Department of Pediatrics
Presented at the Vancouver Brain Tumour Information Day, June 13, 2015.

Pediatric Posterior Fossa Tumours and Cerebellar Mutism

Presented by: Kelly Bullivant RN MN NP
Presented at the 2014 Calgary Brain Tumour Information Day 

Why the Cancer Stem Cell Hypothesis Matters to Childhood Medulloblastom

Presented by: Dr. Sheila Singh
Presented at the London Brain Tumour Information Day, October 4, 2014

Where Do I Fit In? Transition Issues Facing Survivors of Pediatric Brain Tumours

Presented by: Dr. Sharon Guger
Presented on: Wednesday, September 25, 2013, 12:00 - 1:00 pm (EST)

Lost in Transition : Finding Your Way Amidst Constant Change

Presented by: Susara Joubert, MSW, RSW
Presented at the 2013 Vancouver Brain Tumour Information Day

Transitions: Managing Change along the Journey of Pediatric Brain Tumours

Presented by: David Brownstone, MSW, RSW 

Back to School – Support, Advocacy, and Empowerment After Treatment For A Pediatric Brain Tumour

Presented by: Dr. Sharon Guger

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Pediatric Brain Tumors - A new era

Dr. Vivek Mehta, Calgary Brain Tumour Information Day 2012

Pediatric Brain Tumour Information Day 2012

Speakers: Hanah Kwan,Vocational Counsellor Pediatric Oncology and Susara Joubert, Social Work Department Children’s Health Centre BC

Pediatric Brain Tumours - Survivorship and Transitions 

Speaker: Dr. Sharon Guger, London Information Day 2011

Psychosocial Late Effects Associated with Long-Term Pediatric Brain Tumour Survival

Speaker: Dr. Fuchsia Howard, Postdoctoral Fellow at the University of British Columbia, School of Population and Public Health, Psychosocial Oncology

Pediatric Brain Tumours: A Panel Discussion

Vancouver, Education Seminar, 2010.
Thank you to BC Children's Hospital for recording the seminar and providing this link.

Pediatric Low-Grade Glioma - A Multifaceted Disease

Dr. Katrin Scheinemann, London Information Day 2010



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