Events and Talks

International Conference on Physical Therapy in Oncology (ICPTO) 2020

Please note: the 2nd ICPTO has changed dates, due to COVID-19. The new dates are October 5-6, 2020.  Want to an excuse to go to Europe this October? Consider attending the ICPTO meeting this fall in Copenhagen, Denmark. This attracts PT’s and researchers from around the world and has world-class speakers. https://www.npi.nl/cursussen-en-opleidingen/npi-cursuskalender/666-international-conference-on-physical-therapy-in-oncology-2005731

BC Cancer Nutrition Education Day

BC Cancer Dietitians is hosting a Nutrition Education Day on March 14th, from 10AM to 2PM. This free event is open to all cancer patients and caregivers, and includes information sessions, lunch, and cooking demonstrations. Registration information can be found at http://www.bccancer.bc.ca/about/events/nutrition-education-day. Patients and caregivers are to register by March 2nd, 2020.  

Campbell Lab at CSEP 2018

Dr. Kristin Campbell and 3 of her lab members travelled to Niagara Falls, Ontario recently to participate in the general annual meeting for the Canadian Society of Exercise Physiology. Dr. Campbell and her Masters student Sarah Weller were both invited to speak for a symposium on exercise oncology and its integration into clinical cancer care. […]

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 […]

Stanley Hung at ICCTF

The 2018 ICCTF Cognition and Cancer Conference is being held in Sydney, Australia from April 9th-11th. CEP lab member Stanley Hung attended the conference and presented his poster titled “Longitudinal observation of objective neuropsychological performance changes in people treated with adjuvant 5FU/oxaliplatin chemotherapy for colon cancer: Pilot study findings”. Below is a picture of Stanley […]