National Behavioural Neurology Rounds

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Thalia Field MD FRCPC MHSc
Associate Professor, University of British Columbia
Stroke Neurologist, Postgraduate Program Director and
Co-director of Research, Vancouver Stroke Program

Christy Sutherland MD CCFP (AM) dABAM
Diplomat, American Board of Addiction Medicine
Education Physician Lead, BC Centre on Substance Use
Medical Director, Portland Hotel Society


January 10, 2020, 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. EST


University Hospital, 7N Conference Room, A7-211 

Learning Objectives:

  1. Discuss neurological and cerebrovascular morbidity on the Downtown Eastside in the context of social determinants of health
  2. Define Housing First and Harm Reduction
  3. Describe an innovative model of integrating primary care with neurology support into programs for people who use drugs

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*If you were unable to attend in person, please view the recorded lecture here.


Please contact Alexandra Bolton at with any dietary restrictions before January 6, 2020.


This event is an accredited group learning activity as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.

These rounds are restricted to Health Care Professionals.