Webinar: Understanding Meningioma and the Impact on a Person’s Quality of Life

Welcome to the second presentation in the 2019 Brain Tumour Webinar Series.

The 2019 Brain Tumour Webinar Series will feature various webinars throughout the year, which will include topics around research, treatment, advance care planning, young adults living with a brain tumour, personal stories from brain tumour survivors and caregivers, and more. These webinars will replace the English Brain Tumour National Conference.
 

Please note:
 

  • All presentations will run from 2:00pm EST – 2:45pm EST
  • All presentations will be free
  • Presentations may be added periodically. Check this page for updates.
  • You must register for each webinar separately
  • All presentations will be recorded and uploaded to Online Learning.
     

Wednesday, March 6, 2019

 
Presenters: Dr. Michael Cusimano, Neurosurgeon, Division of Neurosurgery, St. Michael’s Hospital & 
Ami Baba, Research Assistant, Injury Prevention Research Office
 
Presentation Title: Understanding Meningioma and the Impact on a Person’s Quality of Life
 
Presentation Description: Meningioma is one of the most common primary brain tumours, and as with any brain tumour, meningioma impacts individuals in many aspects of their daily life. This presentation will review what a meningioma is and how people are impacted by this tumour, along with an update of current ongoing research aimed at understanding these quality of life issues better. 
 
Learning Objectives:

  • To review what a meningioma brain tumour is
  • To identify how meningioma affects people
  • To understand the quality of life (QOL) challenges associated with meningioma
     

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