30th Anniversary Celebration for the SRS and CanChild

You're invited to join us as we celebrate the 30th Anniversary of the School of Rehabilitation Sciences & CanChild.  Please join our Guest Speaker Barbara Gibson, staff, current and past faculty and alumni at McMaster University as we celebrate our history.

The event will take place on Wednesday June 19th 2019 at the School of Rehabilitation Science in the Institute for Applied Health Sciences (IAHS) building and will include the following events:

2:45 pm – 3:45 pm (IAHS Room 240 - 2nd Floor)
Celebration Ceremony & Cake Cutting - History of CanChild & SRS (Dr. Mary Law ~ Co-Founder of CanChild and Professor Emeritus, and Dr. Patty Solomon ~ Professor, past Associate Dean, Faculty of Health Sciences and Director, School of Rehabilitation Science)

4:00 pm – 5:00 pm (IAHS Room B102 - basement)
Keynote Address by Dr. Barbara Gibson, PhD, PT  "Regarding Dependence:  Disability and the Logics of Rehabilitation"  (Click here for more information about Dr. Gibson)

5:00 pm – 5:10 pm (IAHS Room B102 - basement)
Closing Remarks by Dr. Paul O’Byrne ~ Dean and Vice-President, Faculty of Health Sciences

5:10 pm – 6:30 pm (Lower Lobby - basement)

There is no charge to attend this event; however your registration is kindly requested.  You won’t want to miss it!  Please click HERE to register.

To help mark the 30th anniversary of our school, please consider making a gift to the School of Rehabilitation Science or CanChild by clicking HERE.

To read the article published by the Faculty of Health Sciences, please click HERE.

General Information

Mailing Address:

School of Rehabilitation Sciences
Faculty of Health Sciences, McMaster University
Institute of Applied Health Sciences,
Room 403, 1400 Main St. W. Hamilton, ON L8S 1C7


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