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Event:

Exercise: Why does this matter to men after a cancer diagnosis?

  

Date:

Tue, Oct 26th, 2021

Time:

10:00 am to 11:00 am

Description:

This talk will outline the research evidence on the role of exercise in improving overall health and side effects of cancer treatment, along with discussion on the potential of exercise to reduce the risk of cancer coming back.

A PARTNERSHIP IN RESEARCH WEBINAR
Sponsored by the Institute for Healthy Living and Chronic Disease Prevention

Presenters:
Kristin Campbell, BSc PT, PhD
Department of Physical Therapy, UBC Vancouver

Sarah Neil-Sztramko, PhD
Department of Health Research Methods, Evidence and Impact, McMaster University

Abstract:  The talk will focus on prostate cancer, but will also cover the role of exercise for men with other types of cancer, and the importance of support from family and friends to fitting exercise into everyday life.

Venue:

Zoom webinar event - UBC OKanagan

Address:
3333 University Way, Kelowna, V1V 1V7

Cost:

Free and open to the public - Everyone is welcome

Ticketing and/or registration:

via Zoom webinar - Please register https://ubc.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_Fd_rh1nUSbGuoX203DyEAQ

For more info:


healthyliving.research@ubc.ca

Institute for Healthy Living and Chronic Disease Prevention

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