Dystonia and Quality of Life Webinar: March 16, 2024

Join us for a webinar this March during Brain Awareness Week.

Webinar Topic: Dystonia and Quality of Life – Recent Research and Insights 

Specialist Speaker: Dr. Davide Martino, Ph.D. MD, Director of the Movement Disorders Program at the University of Calgary

Patient Panelists: Dystonia Support Leaders - Joanne Alford (Edmonton AB) and John Fraser (Kingston ON) 

Date: March 16, 2024

Time: 11 AM - 12 PM Mountain Time / 1 - 2 PM Eastern Time

People with dystonia and their caregivers are invited to join our Virtual Support Meeting taking place after the webinar from 12 PM to 1 PM Mountain Time / 2 PM - 3 PM Eastern Time. Please check your corresponding time zone. 

Link to Join the Support Session: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87399474743?pwd=aUlDMWdLYjB0NUVsWHk1aVdXZzdjQT09

Meeting ID: 873 9947 4743
Passcode: 504070

With thanks to co-leaders of:
Edmonton Dystonia Support Group &
Kingston Support Group

Sponsored by:

Please note:

The answers to questions collected during registration are used for the purpose of customizing the webinar to address the various issues related to the topic. The purpose of this information collected is separate from the purpose of the personal details collected. The personally identifiable information of registrants is collected for correspondence purposes only and not shared with anyone outside of DMRF Canada.  

Meeting Guidelines

Code of Conduct

All participants, along with the host, are expected to conduct themselves in accordance this Code of Conduct:

All participants will conduct themselves in a manner consistent with generally accepted standards of behaviour, DMRF Canada regulations and policies, and in compliance with federal, provincial, and municipal laws.

Unacceptable standards of behavior include dressing inappropriately, using inappropriate or disrespectful language, inappropriate or disrespectful gestures.

It is the responsibility of all the participants to create and maintain a welcoming and accepting environment. Bullying, or aggressive behavior will not be tolerated.


If you do not wish to be seen or heard, please keep your camera and/or microphone turned off. Participants joining by phone will have their phone numbers masked for privacy. Please refrain from sharing any confidential information during the session.


During the meeting, all questions should be asked through the chat panel unless otherwise stated. Inappropriate or disrespectful language in the chat panel or on video or audio will not be tolerated.

By entering the meeting, you acknowledge that you have read and accepted the terms above.

DMRF Canada, and the meeting host/co-hosts reserve the right to remove anyone who does not behave accordingly.

Last update: Mar 2024