Event Date: Oct 04, 2023

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The objectives of this webinar are: 
  • To review the current diagnostic criteria and approach for FTD, with a focus on bvFTD.
  • To understand the key differential diagnosis in patients being evaluated for possible bvFTD.
  • To improve health care providers distinction between bvFTD and phenocopies
  • To highlight current best practices in the management of FTD.
This integrated KTE webinar event is brought to you by brainXchange in partnership with the Alzheimer Society of Canada and the Canadian Consortium of Neurodegeneration in Aging (CCNA). 


Dr. Elizabeth Finger, Professor, Department of Clinical Neurological Sciences, Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, Western University

Dr. Elizabeth Finger is a cognitive neurologist and Professor in the Department of Clinical Neurological Sciences at the Schulich School of Medicine at the University of Western Ontario. As a clinician-scientist, her research program is focussed on understanding and treating the emergence of changes in behaviour and emotion in Frontotemporal Dementias and related disorders.

Dr. Finger's current research is funded by the Canadian Institutes for Health Research, the Weston Foundation, and the Physician Services Incorporated Foundation.