Survivorship Care Post Treatment for Prostate & Breast Cancer

Survivorship Care Post Treatment for Prostate & Breast Cancer

Accreditation
Target Audience:

Health Professionals in Primary Care, Family Physicians, GPOs (General Practitioners in Oncology), Allied Health Providers, Residents, and Medical Students
 

JW Marriott Parq Vancouver
39 Smithe Street
Vancouver BC
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Overview

This conference is geared to all physicians and allied health providers dealing with survivorship issues of breast and prostate cancer patients after initial diagnosis and treatment.  The purpose of this seminar is to review selected issues of relevance to survivors of breast and prostate cancer and to address how the primary care, family physicians, and allied health providers can help recognize and/or mitigate issues of importance relevant to these populations of cancer patients.”  Please join us for this comprehensive update hosted by the Vancouver Prostate Cancer Centre’s Prostate Cancer Supportive Care Program.

Agenda

0900  Program Introduction | Dr. Larry Goldenberg
0910  Cardiotoxicity Related To Cancer Therapies (ADT effects) | Dr. Lynn Straatman
0930  Lymphedema Prevention and Management | Dr. Don McKenzie
0950  Menopause, Bone Health | Dr. Sue Purkiss
1010  Q & A  
1030  Refreshment Break
1040  Sexual Issues for Prostate Cancer Patients |Dr. Stacy Elliott
1100  Sexual Health for Breast Cancer Patients | Dr. Sydney Thomson
1120  Cancer and Work | Ms. Maureen Parkinson, MEd, CCRC
1140  Lingering Long Term/Late Effects of Breast Cancer Therapy Treatment | Dr. Tamara Shenkier
1200  Q & A  
1220  Lunch 
1300  Afternoon Introduction | Dr.  Larry Goldenberg
1310  Living with Prostate Cancer: loss, grief, depression and challenges to identity  | Dr. David Kuhl
1330  Fear of Reoccurrence and Breast Cancer in the Context of Survivorship| Ms. Paula Myers, MSW
1350  Using Exercise as a Supportive Medicine in Breast and Prostate Cancers | Ms. Sarah Weller, B.App.Sci(HMS), CSEP-CEP
1410  Nutrition Advice for Prostate and Breast Cancer Patients | Ms. Andrea Holmes, RD
1430  Q & A  
1450  Closing Remarks & Evaluation | Dr. Larry Goldenberg
1500  Conference Ends  

 

Cost

Early bird registration: Tue. Jul 31, 2018 | Add to calendar +

By July 31, 2018 (Online only)
Physicians $199
Allied Health $125
Residents & Students $50

After July 31, 2018 (Online only)
Physicians $219
Allied Health $135
Residents & Students $50

*Add $10 to register by phone

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