Upcoming talks from visiting scientist from Australia, Dr. Prue Cormie.

1.    Exercise prescription & chronic conditions: Moving from the lab to the real world in Australia.  Friedman Boardroom, Friedman Building (2177 Wesbrook Mall, UBC Point Grey Campus) Monday October 29, Noon to 1 pm

2.    Exercise as part of Cancer Care for Oncology Patients. John Jambor Room, BC Cancer Vancouver (600 W 10th, Vancouver).  Tuesday October 30, Noon – 1 pm,

 3.    Physical activity for men with Prostate Cancer: The perspective from Down Under.  Paetzold Auditorium (1st Floor, Jim Pattison Pavilion, Vancouver General Hospital ) Tuesday October 30th from 6pm to 730pm

 BIO:  Dr. Prue Cormie is an Associate Professor at the Australian Catholic University in Melbourne Australia and Accredited Exercise Physiologist. Dr. Cormie also has appointments at the Peter McCallum Cancer Centre and Olivia Newton-John Cancer Wellness and Research Centre.  Dr. Cormie is the inaugural Chair of the Exercise and Cancer Group in the Clinical Oncology Society of Australia (COSA) and the inaugural Chair of the Exercise and Sports Science Australia (ESSA) Cancer Group. Dr. Cormie is well known for her recent Ted Talk (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xIQh4fUZkJs) and is the lead researcher for the Ex Med Cancer community exercise program for cancer survivors: (http://www.exmedcancer.org.au/