Annual General Meeting 2017



Date: Saturday, June 10th


Time: 12:30pm-2:00pm

12:30-1:00pm: President's Report, Financial Report, Election of Officers

1:00pm-2:00pm: Guest speaker


Location: Sick Kids Room 8102 (conference room behind registration desk in Sears Cancer Clinic)


Cost: Free


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Featuring special guest speaker Rivanna Stuhler, RD speaking on the topic of:


"Optimizing Nutrition for Children with Cancer"


Rivanna is a Paediatric Clinical Dietitian who is currently working in Oncology and Bone Marrow Transplant at SickKids

You can read more about Rivanna on her website here:


Rivanna will speak on topics of interest to childhood cancer families, such as:

  • Nutrients necessary for a child undergoing treatment

  • What foods to avoid which could cause side effects with medication and treatment

  • Dealing with treatment side effects (i.e. appetite changes, nausea, trouble swallowing, gastrointestinal issues, etc.)

  • Picky eaters

  • NG tubes...and more!
    (If you have any additional particular topics on the theme of nutrition for children with cancer that you would like to see addressed at the presentation, please email your suggestions to us at


The presentation will be followed by a Q&A session

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