Living with GI Disorders

Thursday, April 26
Leisure Time Centre
7 p.m.

Join us for this free informative seminar highlighting what is new in the diagnosis, prevention and management of common GI Disorders (Diverticulosis, GERD, IBD, IBS). Presenters, Dr. Michael Lisi, Chief of Staff at CGMH and Dr. Maggie Pattillo ND of StoneTree Naturopathic Clinic will discuss medical and naturopathic approaches to care for these disorders.
(doors open at 6:30pm).

Walk-ins welcome.

More information here.

Guest Speaker: Natalie Harris

Thursday, June 14
Georgian Bay Hotel & Conference Centre

  • Doors open at 11:30 a.m.
  • 12:00 p.m. - Buffet Lunch, followed by a brief Hospital Community Update
  • 1:30 - 2:30 p.m. - Keynote speaker, Natalie Harris

Natalie is a passionate mental health advocate, as a post-traumatic stress injury, addiction and suicide survivor. She endeavors to break down the barriers of mental health stigma by telling the story of her recovery at awareness events, as well as by sharing her peer support model, ‘Wings of Change’, across the country.

She is an Advanced Care Paramedic in Ontario, with over 13 years of experience. She possesses a Bachelor of Health Science in Paramedicine from Victoria University, for which she received the Outstanding Achievement Award in 2010.

Natalie is also extremely proud to have had a voice in the successful implementation of Ontario’s ‘PTSD Bill’, Bill: 163, Ontario’s First Responders Act. The Act creates the presumption that PTSD in first responders is work-related.

Natalie’s Book: Save-My-Life School
A first responder’s mental health journey
will be for sale at the event for $24.95 (+ tax)

Questions call: 705-445-2550 ext. 8307 or email

If you have any dietary requests or any accessibility requests, please send to by Thursday, May 17, 2018.

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