Sunday, 4 October 2009

Fwd: Mental Illness Awareness Week Events in FH - Oct 8



Please print the attached event posters and post in appropriate places; forward this email to anyone who might be interested in this information.
Thanks,  Fraser Health Mental Illness Awareness Week Committee



Mental Illness Awareness Week in Fraser Health
Thursday, October 8, 2009
AFTERNOON:
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



EVENING:
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 media@mdabc.net

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
www.mdabc.net  media@mdabc.net