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  • A safe, effective, and non-experimental way to treat chronic pain and other conditions in selected patients
  • Une méthode éprouvée, sécuritaire et efficace, qui peut chez certaines personnes, améliorer les symptômes de la douleur chronique ou d’autres pathologies.

Master of ceremonies/animateur: Bernard Derome

Free lecture about neurostimulation for chronic pain, urology, and movement disorder by an international faculty of medical experts and patients

Conférence gratuite sur la neurostimulation pour la douleur chronique, l'urologie, et les troubles du mouvement; présentée par un panel international d’experts médicaux dans le domaine et présentant le témoignage de patients qui en ont bénéficiés

Saturday 6 June/ Samedi 6 juin 2015
Before the 12th World Congress on Neuromodulation / En ouverture du 12ème Congrès Mondial sur la Neuromodulation

Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel
Hochelaga 1+2
900 Boulevard René-Lévesque Ouest, Montréal, QC H3B 4A5, Canada
12:00 – 16:30

Language / Langue
English and French / Anglais et français

Registration / Inscription

The Canadian Neuromodulation Society with the International Neuromodulation Society / La Société Canadienne de Neuromodulation et la Société Internationale de Neuromodulation

Download or forward the flyer

Preliminary program: Saturday June 06, 2015

12:00  Welcome introduction

            Dr Michel Prudhomme, President CNS

12:15 Historical perspective and general application of neuromodulation

            Dr Kaare Meier

12:30  Neuromodulation for pain

(12:30)           Patient testimony

(12:40)           Definition, Indication, Cost-effectiveness – Dr Mohammed Shamji

(13:00)           INESSS reportAlvine Fansi, Christine Lobé

(13:15)           NICE evaluation – Dr Simon Thomson                           

(13:30)           Discussion and question period

14:00  Break

14:15  Neuromodulation for urology:

(14:15)           Patient testimony on efficacy and quality of life changes

(14:25)           Neuromodulation for urology: Indication, effectiveness and cost efficacy - Dr Magdy Hassouna

(14:45)           Discussion and questions

15:15 Break

15:30  Neuromodulation for movement disorders

(15:30)           Patient testimony on efficacy and quality of life changes

(15:40)           Indication, effectiveness and cost efficacy – Dre Marie-Pierre Fournier-Gosselin

(16:00)           Discussion and questions

16h30            Concluding remarks


8th Annual Canadian Neuromodulation Society Meeting

Date: Sept. 26 - 28,  2014
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada


7th Annual Canadian Neuromodulation Society Meeting

2013 CNS meeting flyer

6th Annual Canadian Neuromodulation Society Meeting

Canada Neuromodulation Society Board June 2012

The Canadian Neuromodulation Society Board in June 2012 at the 6th Annual Meeting at the Briars Spa and Resort in Ontario. Shown in front, from left to right:, are Dr. Michel Prudhomme, president; Dr. Kris Kumar, founding president; Dr. Ivar Mendez, past president; back, left to right: Dr. Andy Parrent, vice president; Dr. Ian Beauprie, treasurer; Sue Anderson, member-at-large; Dr. Bill McDonald, member-at-large; Louise Malysh, member-at-large; and Dr. Magdy Hassouna, secretary. The plaque in front was presented to Dr. Mendez to commemorate his presidency that started in 2009 and ended in June 2012. It is a representation of a paddle lead and was designed and crafted by Dr. Beauprie.

Date: June 15-17, 2012

The Briars, Lake Simcoe, Ontario
Meeting Announcement (English)
Meeting Announcement (Francais)

Membership and General Enquiries:

Donna Gramigna, RN, BSN, CPN(C)
Program Coordinator, Division of Neurosurgery
Tel: 902 473 7809
Fax: 902 473 7808





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