DMCBH Falls Education Day

10:00am-3:00pm, Nov 20, 2018

Lobby, Djavad Mowafaghian Centre for Brain Health, 2215 Wesbrook Mall
Series: 
Falls Prevention Month

Please join us for the Centre for Brain Health Falls Education Day!

This event will provide education, research and resources around falls prevention, as well as an ability to see and try various assistive devices.

Join us for an informative day, which will include:

  • Learning how to identify hazards in your home and around your community
  • Check out your individual risk for falls, including a balance assessment
  • Try out various assistive devices like walking poles and other mobility aids
  • Connect with community partners who can show you aids such as walkers and grab bars
  • Learn about hip protectors, personal safety alarms, footwear and more!

No pre-registration required. Door prizes including gift cards for Café Ami, Foot Solutions and many more!

Events

10:00am-3:00pm, Nov 20, 2018

Please join us for the Centre for Brain Health Falls Education Day!

6:30pm-7:30pm, Nov 21, 2018

Doors will open at 6:00 for all with presentations beginning at 6:30.

Past Events

6:00pm-7:30pm, Nov 15, 2018

An Evening Public Talk with Dr. Richard Davidson

6:00pm-9:00pm, Oct 22, 2018

Our event on Monday, October 22nd will start with presentations from each of the three speakers, and end with a panel discussion inspired by audience questions.

12:30pm-2:00pm, Oct 4, 2018

The use of electrical stimulation during the removal of brain tumors on conscious patients allows medical professionals to monitor essential functions such as language and vision remain intact.

5:00pm-6:30pm, Sep 18, 2018

Renée Fleming’s Music and the Mind presentation explores the power of music as it relates to health, including childhood development, music therapy, and discoveries that are changing our understand

6:30pm-8:30pm, Sep 12, 2018

Jun 28-30, 2018

Don’t miss this rare opportunity to join the Canadian College of Neuropsychopharmacology (CCNP) for the 41st annual meeting in Vancouver this month.

7:30pm-9:30pm, May 31, 2018

Are you left brained or right brained, or is that even a thing? Will champagne improve your memory? Can you really beat depression with a walk in the woods?

4:00pm-6:00pm, May 12, 2018

8:30am-5:00pm, May 7, 2018

9:00am-3:00pm, Apr 14, 2018

Lunch will be provided (gluten-free and non-gluten-free options).