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Strengthening Linkages Workshop - Health Professionals

The annual Family Physicians and CancerControl: Strengthening Linkages Workshop brings together family physicians, health professionals, and oncology specialists to discuss cancer related topics.  The purpose of the workshop is to provide family physicians and health professionals the opportunity to build linkages between oncology and primary care communities of practice.  It is our goal to improve integration of care by promoting knowledge exchange and relationship building.

This education event is held in-person and by videoconference allowing physicians and health professionals to attend in their local community where cancer care is delivered.

Past Topic Events Presented

  • Palliative Care
  • Tumor Markers
  • Oncological Emergencies
  • Screening Guidelines and Surveillance
  • Management of Chemotherapy and Radiation Therapy Complications

Should you have any inquiries or concerns, contact Anna Fabbroni at 780-643-7140 or anna.fabbroni@ahs.ca.


2018 Family Physicians and CancerControl: Strengthening Linkages Workshop

Alberta Health Services CancerControl is pleased to announce the eighth in-person and connected via videoconference Family Physicians and CancerControl: Strengthening Linkages Workshop.

This all-day event will be held on Saturday, April 14, 2018 at the two Tertiary Cancer Centres and four Regional Cancer Centres in Alberta as follows:

  • Cross Cancer Institute, Edmonton
  • Tom Baker Cancer Centre, Calgary
  • Jack Ady Cancer Centre, Lethbridge
  • Central Alberta Cancer Centre, Red Deer
  • Grande Prairie Cancer Centre, Grande Prairie
  • Margery E. Yuill Cancer Centre, Medicine Hat

Topics will include:

  • Hematology
  • Lung Cancer Screening
  • Palliative Care Pain & Symptom
  • Cancer Rehab and Diet & Exercise
  • Cultural Differences in Breast Health

The purpose of this workshop is to provide family physicians and health professionals the opportunity to build linkages between oncology and primary care communities of practice as well as improve integration of care by promoting knowledge exchange and relationship building.

Event Documents

Speaker Presentations

Accreditation

This Group Learning program has been certified by the College of Family Physicians of Canada and the Alberta Chapter for up to 5 Mainpro+ credits.

Should you have any inquiries or concerns, please contact Anna Fabbroni at 780-643-7140 or anna.fabbroni@ahs.ca.