Date(s) - 10/05/2019
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Artscape Daniels Spectrum: Ada Slaight Hall


Please join the Foundation for Sarcoidosis Research and internationally recognized physicians in Toronto to gain valuable insight into sarcoidosis.

Patients and loved ones will have the opportunity to learn about FSR’s research initiatives, sarcoidosis treatment options, and clinical care with experts in the field in Toronto.

Time, Date, Location

Saturday, October 5, 2019
10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Artscape Daniels Spectrum: Ada Slaight Hall
585 Dundas Street, East
Toronto, ON M5A 2B7

Free and ample parking is available in the parking structure. Entrance is located off Sackville St.


10:00 AMWelcome & IntroductionsFSR Staff
10:10 AMIntroduction to FSRKelli Beyer, FSR Director of Education and Outreach
10:20 AMDiagnosis and Monitoring: What You Need to KnowDr. Meyer Balter – Mt. Sinai Hospital, Toronto
10:40 AMSkin SarcoidosisDr. Scott Walsh – Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto
11:00 AMNeurosarcoidosisDr. Jason Lazarou – Mt. Sinai Hospital, Toronto
11:20 AMCardiac SarcoidosisDr. David Birnie – Cardiology – University of Ottawa Heart Institute, Ottawa
12:20Treatment Approach and OptionsDr. Meyer Balter – Mt. Sinai Hospital, Toronto
12:40 PMPanel Q&AAll Physician Presenters
1:40 PMBreak
2:00 PMFSR Resources, Support, and ResearchKelli Beyer – FSR
2:15 PMLiving with Sarcoidosis: A Patient’s PerspectiveJim Kuhn – FSR Patient Ambassador
2:30 PMCaregiver’s PerspectivePerry and Melissa Enyedi – FSR Volunteers
2:45 PMCoping with Chronic DiseaseNicole Furey, BSW, MSW, RSW – University Health Network
3:00 PMPanel Q&A
3:30 PMAudience Networking
4:00 PMClosing

In addition to world-renowned physician speakers, this conference will feature opportunities to get involved in research, interact with other patients and loved ones, and learn about resources and supports offered by the Foundation for Sarcoidosis Research and our partners. Please register today to save your seat!


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