From the e-mailbag

The OWN writers’ group In My Own Voice, which has been meeting on Wednesdays, will meet Tue., Mar. 13, and after that on the first Tuesday of each month, 2-4 pm.

The Canadian Association on Gerontology has a special membership offer: New members get 15 months of membership for the price of 12! The CAG is Canada’s preeminent interdisciplinary professional association of researchers, practitioners, decision-makers, student and seniors with an interest in the field of aging.  Membership entitles you to many benefits, including reduced rates to attend the Annual Scientific and Educational Meeting of the CAG, members-only updates on resources and events in the field, a print and online subscription to the Canadian Journal on Aging, as well as opportunities to network with national and international peers. See their website for details.

The Canadian Women’s Health Network would like to mail out free bulk copies (20, 50, 150, or more) of a number of their health information publications, in French and English, that would be ideal for classrooms, community centres, staff rooms and public spaces. They will also gladly cover all the costs of shipment, so there will be no expense to you. Please email to get a list of the publications available, and order your copies today!

The POWER Study is wrapping up with a presentation on Tue., Feb. 28, 5:30-6:30 pm, at Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, 209 Victoria Street, Room 211 (St. Michael’s Hospital), with a reception to follow at 6:30 pm. RSVP requested. This session is also offered via webcast at See flyer for full information.