Online Webinar Event - Improving the Skills and Knowledge of Allied Health Professionals in Care for Cancer Patients and Survivors

22 September 2020
cells genomics research lab basic scienceiStock_89674819_XXLARGE

The Translational Cancer Research Network (TCRN) presents a webinar for allied health professionals who are interested in improving their skills and knowledge in care for cancer patients and survivors. This workshop will promote best practice in a shared care model of service delivery, developing a referral network for hospital-based doctors and primary care physicians.

This free two hour workshop will provide:

- An overview of the role of allied health professionals in cancer care with a case with multidisciplinary approaches;
- Two concurrent 45-min breakout sessions for psychologists (fear of cancer recurrence intervention) and exercise physiologists (cancer fatigue).

Speakers
- Kerry Tiller, Clinical Psychologist, Nelune Comprehensive Cancer Centre, Prince of Wales Hospital
- Ben Smith, Co-Deputy Director of The Centre for Oncology Education and Research Translation (CONCERT) at the Ingham Institute and UNSW
- Chris Tzar, Accredited Exercise Physiologist
- Briana Clifford, Accredited Exercise Physiologist, UNSW

And more speakers including Mark Harris, Executive Director of Centre for Primary Health Care and Equity at UNSW; David Goldstein, Medical Oncologist and Director of TCRN; Gnana Spaile, Dentist of Prince of Wales Hospital and Sydney Children's Hospital, Rachelle Robinson, Speech Pathologist of Prince of Wales Hospital and Sue Suchy, TCRN Consumer Representative.

Date: Wednesday the 21st of October, 2020
Time: 7.00pm - 9.00pm

Register Now
Please complete a separate registration per person to ensure we record all participants and can provide certificates accordingly. A link to the webinar will be sent separately prior to the session.

Click here to register.

For more information, please contact the TCRN via email on tcrn@unsw.edu.au or Lauren Thomas on l.thomas@cesphn.com.au.