World Continence Week- Canada 2012
The ICS World Continence Week (WCW) is an annual initiative with the primary aim to raise awareness about incontinence related issues. WCW will run from 18-24th June 2012.
A number of continence events have been arranged in Canada, for more information on local events please see the below:
**Public Events: **
Ontario: Kingston General Hospital. A nurse continence advisor will be available for one to one discussions.
Saint John, New Brunswick: A specialist nurse will be available for one to one discussions at the following locations:
Guardian Drug Store, Grand Bay
Guardian Drug Store, Loch Lomond
St Joseph's Hospital
Ontario: Are you living with a leaky bladder or know someone who is? One to one consultation hosted by The Canadian Continence Foundation (TCCF)
Alberta: You are invited to a free information forum on urinary incontinence and the multi-disciplinary approach to conservative treatment for it, hosted by Dr. Derek Griffiths and Gloria Harrison RN CNCA
WHEN: Tuesday, June 19th, 7:00 to 8:30 pm
WHERE:Whitemud Crossing Library Theatre,145 - 4211 - 106 Street, Edmonton, Alberta
Public and Health Care Professionals welcome!
**Medical Professionals: **
Toronto: West Park Health Centre will be hosting a range of discussions:
Bladder Scan, Best Practices
Urinary Tract Infection & Decision Support
Continence Promotion & Management in Patients with Multiple Sclerosis
Urinary Incontinence: A risk Factor for Falls
Urinary Tract Infections & Decision Support