Imagine that you were in intense pain and you were unable to ask for help or that no one believed you when you did. Almost 1 in 5 Canadian sufferers from chronic pain and associated issues – the majority of these, are women. Yet, studies suggest time and time again that women’s pain is consistently both under recognized and undertreated by medical professionals. Hear from researchers developing technology to help identify when someone is in pain.
DR. BABAK TAATI PhD, PEng
Toronto Rehabilitation Institute,University Health Network
Assistant Professor,University of Toronto
SARAH SHEFFE, MScOT, OT Reg. (ONT.)
Occupational Therapist, Toronto Academic Pain Medicine Institute
DR. VIVIEN BROWN
MDCM, CCFP, FCFP, NCMP
Family Physician, Author, and Vice President, Medisys Health Group
THIS EVENT IS PART OF THE MIND MATTERS: WOMEN’S BRAIN HEALTH AND TECHNOLOGY SERIES, AND WILL BE RECORDED AND MADE AVAILABLE ONLINE.