Treatable Rare Diseases in the Generalists Clinic

Thu, September 10, 2020 - Thu, September 17, 2020
Webinar

Hosted by Sanofi Genzyme

You are cordially invited to attend a 90-minute webinar session on Treatable Rare Diseases in the Generalists Clinic.
Keynote Speaker: 

  • Dr. Vera Bril, BSc, MD, FRCPC; Neurologist, Toronto General Hospital Research Institute (TGHRI);Professor of Neurology, University of Toronto, Head, Neuromuscular Section, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON    

Moderator
Dr. John Pasternak, MD, General Practitioner, Health Matters Medical Clinic, Medicine Hat, AB

The objectives of this webinar are to:

  • Describe the epidemiology, pathophysiology and burden of illness of treatable rare disorders such as Pompe disease and hereditary transthyretin amyloidosis (hATTR)
  • Identify the key signs and symptoms of such rare diseases
  • Discuss the need for timely referral of patients to a specialist for early diagnosis and management

For your convenience, two dates are offered:

When? Thursday, September 10th, 2020
At what time? 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm (EDT)

Click here to register for September 10th
    
When? Thursday, September 17th, 2020
At what time? 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm (EDT)

Click here to register for September 17th


These webinars are made possible with the financial support of Akcea Therapeutics and Sanofi Genzyme.