Past EVENTS

Raising Awareness at the 54th CNSF Congress in Montreal

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Spinal CSF Leak Canada presented at an exhibit at the 2019 Canadian Neurological Sciences Federation (CNSF) Congress.

June 17-19, 2019 Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel (QE)

This conference gathered clinical neurologists, neurosurgeons, pediatric neurologists, neurophysiologists and neuroradiologists from across the world.    

For more information about the event and our exhibit, please visit: 

http://veh.cnsfederation.org/booths/the-spinal-cerebrospinal-fluid-csf-leak-of-canada-“spinal-csf-leak-of-canada”/113


Spinal CSF Leak Awareness week

EVENTS THAT TOOK PLACE

JuNE 3 - 8, 2019

We are happy to announce that the following cities proclaimed June 3-8 as Spinal CSF Leak Awareness Week: Toronto, Ottawa, Cornwall, Town of Paradise and the Province of Newfoundland & Labrador.


Purple is the Awareness colour for #spinalCSFleak #SIH #headache #dementia and many brain disorders.

During Spinal CSF Leak Awareness Week, we invite you to wear #purple, light/decorate your home and office in #purple… show off your Spinal CSF Leak t-shirt and gear! Let’s get creative! 

Help us raise awareness and share/tag your purple-themed photos with us using our hashtags #:

  • #Leakweek2019

  • #SpinalCSFLeakCanada

  • #Drainpain

  • #SIH


The CN Tower, the now famous three-dimensional Toronto sign and Toronto City hall were illuminated in purple for Spinal CSF Leak Awareness Week - See dates below:

3D TORONTO Sign at Nathan Phillips Square - JUNE 6

3D TORONTO Sign at Nathan Phillips Square - JUNE 6

CITY HALL TOWERS - JUNE 7

CITY HALL TOWERS - JUNE 7


JUNE 7 - 8, 2019 

Spinal CSF Leak Canada was delighted to be presenting an exhibit at the Canadian Women in Medicine (CWIM) Conference.

The CWIM is the largest gathering of Canadian women physicians in the country. This year the conference will be held at the Westin Harbour Castle in Toronto.


JUNE 4, 5 & 6, 2019

In collaboration with our friends at the American Spinal CSF Leak Foundation, we hosted 3 Meet-the-Expert sessions Live on Facebook.

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Raising awareness and educating the public and the medical community means more efficient diagnoses and better access to treatment for SIH patients.

Breakthroughs in research will improve testing and treatments.