ASL Level 2A Completed: June 21, 2016

Dr. Lopes finished off her 5th level of classes in American Sign Language (ASL) at the Bob Rumball Foundation of the Deaf.  It was an exciting feeling being able to actually be able to tell a story  in ASL!  

7 Bridges 10 Run/Walk: May 28, 2016

Dr. Lopes took part in the 7 Bridges 10km Run with her younger sister and father in Orangeville.  The family that exercises together stays together!  

Yonge St Running Room: May 5, 2016

Dr. Lopes took part in her first informational talk with the “Run 2 Quit” clinic at the Yonge St Running Room.  In partnership with the Canadian Cancer Society, the program can help you quit smoking by learning to walk/run 5km.  The program is for all fitness levels and offers a simple step by step approach […]

World Spine Care Trip to Moca, Dominican Republic : March 2 – April 6, 2016

World Spine Care (WSC) is a global charity on a mission to improve lives in under-served communities.  The aim of WSC is to create a world in which everyone has access to highest quality spine care possible.  Dr. Lopes had been wanting to do such a volunteer trip since she graduated in 2005, and finally […]

Punta Cana 10km: April 3, 2016

After completing her time volunteering in Moca, Dominican Republic, Dr. Lopes travelled across the country to Punta Cana to take part in the 10km Punta Cana race.  This was her first 10km race she had ever done and it was a great one because it was completed in a foreign country! GO BIG OR GO […]