News and Events

Exercise Oncology Journal Club – on Twitter!

This year, the CEPL team is leading a weekly journal club on Twitter that is specific to cancer and exercise. Each week a paper will be posted by our team or by one of our guests, asking the following questions: Why did you pick this paper? What did you take away from it? Areas for […]

Thank you to all involved in SUCCESS BC

Over the past 12 months, our team has been involved in a project “SUCCESS BC”, aimed at enhancing supportive care resources accessible to individuals with cancer living in BC. Partnering with BC Cancer and HealthLink BC Physical Activity Services we created new resources including: 1. BC Cancer Exercise Support webpage (http://www.bccancer.bc.ca/health-info/coping-with-cancer/exercise-support) 2. 3 x BC Cancer […]

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. […]

Bridging the gap between research and clinical practice

MSc Candidate, Sarah Weller, is helping people with cancer reconnect with their bodies. Sarah is an Exercise Physiologist completing her MSc degree in the Rehabilitation Sciences program under the supervision of Dr. Kristin Campbell.   Read more about the work Sarah is doing here: https://physicaltherapy.med.ubc.ca/2018/10/22/bridging-the-gap-between-research-and-clinical-practice/

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 […]