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Canadian IDDSI Implementation Forum
The global IDDSI community continues to prepare for implementation but are you wondering what is happening in Canada?
This webinar will offer an update on initiatives in Canada, outline steps to take towards implementation and provide an opportunity for the audience to submit questions regarding their IDDSI implementation.

Mar 22, 2018 3:00 PM in Eastern Time (US and Canada)

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Peter Lam
Registered Dietitian @IDDSI Co-Chair
Peter Lam is a Registered Dietitian and Credentialed Food Service Executive in Vancouver, BC, Canada. Peter was the project lead for the Canadian Dysphagia Diet Terminology Standardization Terminology Project prior to the start of IDDSI.
Catriona Steele
Speech-Language Pathologist @IDDSI Board Member
Catriona Steele is Senior Scientist and Director of the Swallowing Rehabilitation Research Laboratory at the Toronto Rehabilitation Institute UHN, and professor in the department of Speech-Language Pathology at the University of Toronto. Her research focuses on swallowing physiology and rehabilitation, with a particular focus on the impact of texture modification on swallowing function.
Janice Duivestein
Occupational Therapist/Physiotherapist @IDDSI Board Member
Janice Duivestein is a combined trained therapist (Occupational Therapist and Physiotherapist) who has worked for over 25 years with both paediatric and adult population in the area of dysphagia. She is an educator and believes strongly in collaborating with colleagues to improve the safety and quality of life for children and adults with dysphagia.