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5th Annual Sunnybrook Collaborative on Research and Education in Youth with Bipolar Disorder (SCORE-YBD)

Centre for Youth Bipolar Disorder

Thursday, 30 March 2017 from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM (EDT)

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Join us on World Bipolar Day

for an evening of education and information sharing on

youth bipolar disorder!

 

This is the 5th annual event hosted by Sunnybrook's Collaborative on Research and Education in Youth Bipolar Disorder (SCORE-YBD). The Collaborative is a joint effort between Sunnybrook's Centre for Youth Bipolar Disorder (CYBD), parents of youth with bipolar disorder, and the Mood Disorders Association of Ontario.

 

This year's theme:

Exercise and the Future of Prevention, Treatment, and Research

in Youth Bipolar Disorder

 

Free Admission! Free Parking in garage 1!

Light refreshments will be served.

 

Please RSVP by March 27th.

This event will be webcasted for those who cannot attend.

 

Event Agenda:

 

6:00 p.m - Doors open

Come early to review research posters and meet team members from CYBD, MDAO, and Sunnybrook's Family Navigation Project and P.A.R.T.Y. Program (Prevent Alcohol and Risk-Related Trauma in Youth)

 

6:30-6:40 p.m.

Welcoming comments

Dr. Anthony Levitt, Chief, Brain Sciences Program; Psychiatrist, Mood Disorders Program

6:40-7:00 p.m.

Personal Reflections on Youth Bipolar Disorder

Teen and parent speakers

 

7:00-7:15 p.m.

Perspectives on Exercise from those with Lived Experience of Mood Disorders

Andrew Kcomt, Research Consultant, MDAO

 

7:15-7:30 p.m.

Inventing the Future of Exercise as an Intervention for Youth Bipolar Disorder

Danielle Omrin & Vanessa Timmins, Social Workers/Research Coordinators, Sunnybrook Centre for Youth Bipolar Disorder

 

7:30-8:00 p.m.

How Can Aerobic Exercise Help Youth with Bipolar Disorder?

Dr. Benjamin Goldstein, Director, Sunnybrook Centre for Youth Bipolar Disorder
 

8:00-8:30 p.m.

Discussion and Questions
Meet the speakers and review research posters

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Connect with us!

 

For any questions regarding the event, please contact us at 416-480-5283

Follow us on facebook and twitter!

Join the CYBD mailing list: http://ow.ly/XREGS

Visit our website: http://sunnybrook.ca/youthbipolar

 

 

How to get here:

 

Driving:

The hospital is located at 2075 Bayview Avenue, two traffic lights north of Eglinton Avenue East and three lights south of York Mills Road, south of Hwy 401. Free parking in Garage 1 only (see map below).

TTC / Transit:

There are three TTC bus stops on campus. Toronto Transit Commission (TTC) buses run from Lawrence and Davisville subway stations and stop outside A-Wing, M-Wing and George Hees (L-Wing).

Bayview Avenue Bus

Bayview 11 bus runs from Davisville Station on the Yonge subway line to Sunnybrook and continuing to Sheppard and/or Steeles Avenue and back.

Lawrence Avenue Bus

Lawrence 124 bus runs from Lawrence Station on the Yonge subway line to Sunnybrook and back

 

Map:

 

FAQs

 

What are my parking options?

Please indicate whether you will require parking when registering. FREE parking will only be available in Garage 1 (see map above). Parking passes will be distributed at the beginning of the event. You will only need the pass to exit the parking garage.

 

How can I access the webcast?

The webcast will be available on our website after the event. Please visit "archived webcasts" on our website: http://sunnybrook.ca/youthbipolar

Have questions about 5th Annual Sunnybrook Collaborative on Research and Education in Youth with Bipolar Disorder (SCORE-YBD)? Contact Centre for Youth Bipolar Disorder

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McLaughlin Auditorium, E-wing Ground Floor, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
2075 Bayview Avenue
Toronto, ON M4N 3M5
Canada

Thursday, 30 March 2017 from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM (EDT)


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Centre for Youth Bipolar Disorder

The Centre for Youth Bipolar Disorder is based at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre. We are an integrated clinical-research program focused on improving outcomes for teenagers with bipolar disorder by increasing knowledge about causes and treatments. We are especially committed to comprehensive assessments, to identifying biological markers that can improve diagnosis and treatment, and to reducing the cardiovascular burden associated with bipolar disorder.

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