FPON Webinar: Exercise and Cancer Care: When, Why, What and How Often?

FPON Webinar: Exercise and Cancer Care: When, Why, What and How Often?

Family Practice Oncology Network

Target Audience:

Primary care providers and GPOs

Course Format: Online webinar 0800-0900 AM PDT: Presentation with Q&A via Zoom
  • May 20, 2021
Broadcast starts at 0800 AM PDT

Online from Vancouver BC


  • 0800–0900 AM Pacific Time via Zoom.
  • Download Zoom for your device: https://zoom.us/download.
  • Please close all other programs during the webinar, and turn on your computer speakers with the volume up.
  • 24 hours prior to the session you will receive an email from UBC with connection details. Please check your spam folders. You should add "@ubc.ca" to your safe sender list. If you do not see the connection email, please contact us 20 hours before the webinar.


  • Moderator and presenter visible via webcam.
  • Presentation slides visible on the webinar.
  • Audio live through your computer speakers.
  • Your questions sent via the Q&A.
  • Presentation materials and the recording will be shared by FPON after the webinar.

Key Speakers

Dr. Donald Mackenzie and Ms. Rachel Mark

Skills Gained

By the end of this session, participants will be able to:

  1. Summarize the benefits and associated evidence for exercise in patients with cancer;
  2. Quote the recommended exercise guidelines;
  3. Discuss the gaps in care that limit patients with cancer from obtaining qualified exercise support;
  4. Review the role of a qualified exercise professional; and
  5. Describe a framework for referral, collaboration and support of patients with cancer in exercise programs.


Free. Limited space. Please email cpd.info@ubc.ca if you register but cannot attend. Other colleagues might need that space.

Cancellations and Refunds


UBC CPD archives: http://ubccpd.ca/resources/archived/webinars
FPON archives: http://www.bccancer.bc.ca/health-professionals/networks/family-practice-oncology-network/continuing-medical-education

You may earn additional Mainpro+ credits for recorded webinars through a Linking Learning to Practice exercise. Access Linking Learning through the College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC)’s website under “CPD.” Each exercise is worth 5.0 certified Mainpro+® credits.

How to complete a Linking Learning exercise:

  1. Log in to the CFPC Member Access page on the CFPC site: https://www.cfpc.ca/login/
  2. Click the Mainpro+ logo on the right-hand side of the “My Account” page
  3. Click “Enter A CPD Activity” at the top left under your name and select the following:
    - Category: Self-Learning
    - Certification Type: Certified
    - Activity Type: Linking Learning to Practice
  4. In response to “Upon what kind of learning activity is this exercise based?” select “Other” and type “Webcast recording” 
  5. Leave the Program/Activity ID blank
  6. In response to “Professional activities that can stimulate thinking about your practice and/or work,” select the most applicable answer 
  7. Respond to the brief set of questions regarding your practice and the learning you are exploring via the recording 

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