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6th Annual Sunnybrook Collaborative on Research and Education in Youth with Bipolar Disorder (SCORE-YBD)

Centre for Youth Bipolar Disorder

Wednesday, 28 March 2018 from 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM (EDT)

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JOIN US for an evening of information sharing on youth bipolar disorder!

This is the 6th 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 (MDAO).

Family members will share their perspectives and current research will be presented.

 

This event is FREE & open to anyone with an interest in learning more about youth bipolar disorder.

 

Light refreshments will be served.

Free parking in Garage 1!

 


 

This year's theme:

Back to Basics on Youth Bipolar Disorder

 


 

 

Event Agenda:

6:00 p.m - Doors open

Come early to view 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.

Peer Support - Talk to Someone Who's Been There

Andrew Kcomt, Research Consultant, MDAO

 

7:15-7:30 p.m.

Bipolar Disorder and Genetics

Dr. Simina Toma, Psychiatry Resident, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre

 

7:30-8:00 p.m.

Recent Myth Busting in Youth Bipolar Disorder

Dr. Benjamin Goldstein, Director, Sunnybrook's 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 416-480-5328

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

 

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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) anytime after 5:45pm. 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 6th 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

Wednesday, 28 March 2018 from 6:00 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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