Important: Due to the growing concerns and uncertainties surrounding the COVID-19 virus pandemic, this meeting has been cancelled.
The American Academy of Neurology, the world's largest association of neurologists and neuroscientists, will hold a free one-day Brain Fair at the Metro Toronto Convention Center in Toronto. This event will be especially useful to those suffering from movement disorders such as dystonia.
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Date: April 30, 2020
Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location: Metro Toronto Convention Center, 255 Front Street West, Toronto, Ontario
More generally, the event will also be an excellent resource for neurology patients affected by brain disease, caregivers looking for more information, students interested in advancing their knowledge about brain diseases, and the general public interested in brain health. Local and expert neurologists will be present at the fair to answer questions about how the brain works and the mysteries underlying how the brain functions.
Medical professionals will provide the latest updates on research advances in movement disorders, multiple sclerosis, epilepsy, autism, stroke, Alzheimer's disease, dementia, neuromuscular disease, headache, concussion, traumatic brain injury, pediatric neurology, and other brain diseases.
Activities for individuals of all ages, presentations, and giveaways will occur throughout the day.
Take-home resources, one-on-one dialogue with experts, and live presentations will also be offered.
You will also be provided with the opportunity to hold an actual brain!
The event will also allow attendees to speak with local health groups and provide opportunities for exploring useful lifestyle tips and home modifications.