Lighting of Niagara Falls (10:30-11:00pm EDT)

On the evening of September 10th at 10:30PM EST, make sure to witness the Niagara Falls lit up in red and blue to highlight Global Pulmonary Fibrosis Awareness Month.

Lighting of Calgary Telus Spark Science Centre (9pm-12am MDT)

Telus Spark Science Centre 220 Saint George's Drive Northeast, Calgary, Alberta

On the evening of September 10, make sure to witness the Telus Spark Centre of Calgary lit up in red and blue to highlight Global Pulmonary Fibrosis Awareness Month.

Robert Davidson Walk for PF – Unionville

Toogood Pond Park 280 Main Street, Unionville, Ontario

CPFF founder Robert left a monumental legacy of awareness, information, and hope for the pulmonary fibrosis community in Canada and around the world. He established the Canadian Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation in 2009, less than two years after his own idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis diagnosis and a few months before receiving a double-lung transplant. Robert rallied people […]

Lighting of Mississauga Civic Centre (8pm to 12am EDT)

Mississauga Civic Centre 300 City Centre Dr, Mississauga, Ontario

On the evening of September 12th at 8:00PM EDT, make sure to witness the Mississauga Civic Centre lit up in red and blue to highlight Global Pulmonary Fibrosis Awareness Month.

Caregiver Meetup #2

Virtual Event Virtual Event

Gather virtually with other PF caregivers from across the country to share ideas, experiences, and support one another.

Vaultt – An App for Patients & Caregivers: Audrey Bond

Virtual Event Virtual Event

Audrey Bond, founder, and CEO will be presenting information on Vaultt, an app that helps patients, families, and caregivers securely organize, track and share vital health information. This event will take place during the weekly national Patient Support Group meeting as a webinar and will be recorded for on-demand viewing.

Creating Universal Blood-Type Organs for Transplant – Dr. Marcelo Cypel

Virtual Event Virtual Event

A team of Canadian scientists have proven it’s possible to safely convert the blood type in donor organs intended for transplantation. The findings are an important step towards creating universal type O organs, which would significantly improve fairness in organ allocation and decrease mortality for patients on waitlists. Dr. Marcelo Cypel, one of the scientists […]

Advance Care Planning – ​​Karine Diedrich

Virtual Event Virtual Event

Learn about advance care planning in this webinar featuring Karine Diedrich from the Canadian Hospice and Palliative Care Association, which oversees Advance Care Planning Canada. Karine will talk to us about advance care planning, a process of reflection, and communication. It is a time for you to reflect on your values and wishes, and to […]

Georgieff-Fenton Walk for PF – Montreal

Parc Angrignon 3400 Boulevard des Trinitaires, Montreal, Quebec

Todd Georgieff’s involvement with PF is both personal and professional. Working in Research and Development for a pharmaceutical company, he was involved in managing studies for PF when there were no treatment options available. It was a couple of years later that he learned his Father-in-Law, Donald Pamenter from Hamilton Ontario, had been diagnosed with […]

Lighting of Montreal Olympic Park

Montreal Olympic Park 4546 Pierre-de Coubertin Ave, Montreal, Quebec

On the evening of September 17, make sure to witness the Olympic Park of Montreal lit up in red and blue to highlight Global Pulmonary Fibrosis Awareness Month.

Caregiver Meetup #3

Virtual Event Virtual Event

Gather virtually with other PF caregivers from across the country to share ideas, experiences, and support one another.

Clinical Trials – Todd Georgieff

Virtual Event Virtual Event

Get an in-depth walk-through of clinical trials and how they work in this webinar featuring Todd Georgieff. Speaker Profile Todd Georgieff, a resident of Montreal, Quebec, is a collaborative, strategic leader and excellent communicator with almost 30 years of experience in pharmaceutical drug development in North America, Europe, Latin America, Asia and Australia. He is […]