Thursday, 17 September 2009

Oct 8 Mental Illness Awareness Week Events

Mental Illness Awareness Week - Fraser Health
October 8, 2009
Depression and Older Adults
Featuring Dr Martha Donnelly
Director, Community Geriatrics for the Department of Family Practice,
Director Geriatric Psychiatry Program, UBC

Thursday, October 8, 2009 1-3pm

LOCATION: (Click for map)
Mike Butler Room
Dogwood Pavilion Recreation Centre
624 Poirier Street, Coquitlam

Homelessness and Mental Illness
Featuring Dr Bill MacEwan
Director of UBC Schizophrenia Program
Followed by a panel discussion.
Thursday, October 8, 2009 7-9pm
LOCATION: (Click for map)
Westminster Savings Theatre
Simon Fraser University Surrey
13450 – 102 Avenue, Surrey
Seating is limited for both events. Please arrive early to ensure a seat.

Event Contact:
Pat Merrett
604-873-0103 or

Event Partners:

  • Canadian Mental Health Association, Simon Fraser Branch
  • Fraser Health

  • Douglas College

  • BC Schizophrenia Society

  • Mood Disorders Association of British Columbia

  • Simon Fraser University

  • City of Coquitlam (Afternoon Event only)

Pat Merrett
Mood Disorders Association of BC - MDA
202 - 2250 Commercial Drive
Vancouver BC V5N5P9
T 604-873-0103 F 604-873-3095