Canadian Mesothelioma Foundation Conference: Working Together to Respond to Mesothelioma

The OCRC is pleased to offer information on an external event:

The Canadian Mesothelioma Foundation (CMF) cordially invites you to attend the conference, “Working Together to Respond to Mesothelioma.”  The conference will provide opportunity for patients, families and others affected by mesothelioma to meet and strengthen their mutual support. It will also focus on issues of particular concern, including patient/family compensation, promising developments in mesothelioma detection and treatment, and the development of a mesothelioma health care network across Canada.  An afternoon strategy session will also be held on ways to advance these objectives and to prevent asbestos exposure.  Please stay tuned for the final conference agenda.

The event will take place on Wednesday April 2nd, 2014, 8:30am-3:00pm at the Oakham House, Ryerson University, Toronto, Ontario (63 Gould Street at Church).  Lunch will be provided. The event is free of charge, however space is limited and registration is required. To register, please fill out the form below.

Oakham House (The Ryerson Student Centre) is conveniently accessible close to the Dundas subway station and the Church Street stop on the Dundas streetcar.  On-site parking is not available, however there is ample parking surrounding the facility. Ryerson University offers parking to visitors and members of the Ryerson Community at the Bookstore Garage located on the West side of Victoria St. between Dundas and Gould Sts. And at the Pitman Hall Student Residence located on the West side of Mutual St. between Gerrard and Gould Sts. There is also city parking available on the West side of Church St. between Gould and Dundas Sts. These are all paid parking lots. The rates are posted at the kiosks, and they are the average prices for the city.  Click here to see a parking map.


Please contact the CMF at if you have any questions about the event.

Note: We are in the process of updating our website and registration may be affected. If you have trouble filling out the registration form, or do not receive a confirmation email, please email ocrc@localhost with the subject line “Mesothelioma Conference Registration.”  We apologize for any inconvenience.

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