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30
Jun

Ontario achieves a fully-funded dementia strategy

2017 ontario budget.jpgOn April 27, 2017, Ontario Finance Minister, Charles Sousa, introduced the 2017 Ontario Budget, A Stronger, Healthier Ontario, which included a commitment to invest more than $100 million over three years toward the implementation of a dementia strategy in Ontario.

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26
Jun

Survey: Develop a visual education tool to discuss Parkinson's

educate PD.JPGTo all people with Parkinson’s disease (PD), caregivers and family members of people with PD and health care professionals who care for people with Parkinson’s:

We invite you to participate in "Educate PD", an exciting new project designed to help us improve the way health care providers communicate with patients and caregivers about PD.

5
Jun

Meet: Donna Kwan, Clinical Platform Lead

Donna Kwan 2.jpgTell me about your research.

My personal research focuses on how memory disorders, strokes, or even normal aging may alter the way we experience time, respond to risk, and make financial decisions. Much of the work that I, my former advisor Shayna Rosenbaum, and my collaborators at Washington University, St. Louis have done in this area is summarized in an article entitled, “Individuals with amnesia are not stuck in time.”