Upcoming Meetings and Events
Thursday, October 19 at 5:00pm - Public Talk in Surrey
What is "Love Your Brain" Yoga?
LoveYourBrain is a program that has been developed to enable people who have experienced a TBI and those who support them to participate in community-based gentle yoga and meditation classes tailored to their needs. It is an unprecedented yoga program designed based on the science of resilience. We believe that yoga and meditation can empower individuals to positively adapt to changes in their lives.
Speaker: Pauline Martin, Physiotherapist, Neuromotion and Pamela Tannouri, Yoga Instructor, Neuromotion
Location: Boardroom at City Centre 1, 13737 96 Avenue, Surrey - map
(Opposite the hospital.)
Wednesday, November 15 at 4:30pm - Public Talk in Vancouver
Balance and Dizziness: What’s New
The function of the inner ear is extremely complex; this is one of the reasons it is poorly understood. A number of worldwide research programs are trying to help us better understand the concept of imbalance, dizziness, and motion sickness These problems can develop from a number of factors, including whiplash and head injury. This talk will deal with recent progress that has been made in understanding balance system disorders.
Speaker: Clinical neurophysiologist Art Mallinson, PhD
Dr. Mallinson is section head of the Neuro-Otology Unit at Vancouver General Hospital. He is also a clinical assistant professor in the Division of Otolaryngology of the Faculty of Medicine at UBC and president of the BC Balance and Dizziness Disorders Society.
Location: VGH, Diamond Health Care Centre, Lecture Theatre (Room 1020), Main Floor, 2775 Laurel St, Vancouver V5Z 1L9 - map
Thursday, December 7 at 2:00pm - Social Event in North Vancouver
Pre-Christmas tea party and discussion
Drop-in for a fun, informal opportunity to share, learn and connect.
Location: Summerhill PARC, 135 15th St W, North Vancouver, BC V7M 1R7 - map