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FREE Webinar: Episodic Disabilities at Work

October 5, 2023
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People living with episodic disabilities who experience periods of good health between periods of limitations or illness and these periods of wellness and disability are unpredictable. As a consequence, a person may need workplace accommodations from an employer. This session is designed for the workplace to provide an overview of episodic disabilities, information that promotes accessibility, and outlines best practices for providing accommodation that works for both employee and employer.
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1.0 Entry Level   Intermediate Level
Senior Level   Expert Level

Thank You Sponsor:

Speaker: Melissa Egan - National Lead, Episodic Disabilities, Realize
In this webinar, you will learn:
  • About Episodic Disabilities and the impact these conditions may have on people's lives
  • Common workplace accommodation requests by people living with episodic disabilities
  • How employers can be inclusive of employees with episodic disabilities
Who should attend: Human Resources professionals and other workplace decision makers who implement policy and manage accommodation requests and plans.
Format: Live Online - Zoom Webinar
All login information will be sent to you via email the day prior to the session. Please check your junk/spam folder if it has not come through to your in-box.
Time: 9:30 - 10:30 am - Pacific Time / Yukon Time

Both registration and payment are required for every person attending this webinar. Questions about registration or receipt can be directed to
Note: If you have not received your login access information the day prior to the webinar date, or for inquiries regarding online workshops, please email or call 604.684.7228.

Meet the Speaker:
Melissa Egan Melissa Egan is the National Lead, Episodic Disabilities at Realize. She has worked in the field of health education for over 20 years as a presenter and facilitator, developing and delivering trainings to diverse audiences across Canada. She has experience using community-engaged research evidence to inform policy and believes this is vital in creating lasting practice change and effective KTE tools. Melissa brings a commitment to inclusion, diversity, equity, and accessibility to her work. Melissa holds a BA and a BEd and has recently completed a Masters of Education at OISE – University of Toronto
This webinar is complimentary to all CPHR BC & Yukon members. Register early to avoid disappointment!
Registration Fees

Registration Deadline:
 OCTOBER 2, 2023





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Fees and/or agenda are subject to change without notice.
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