Making Exercise and Wellness Part of the Cancer Experience

This lecture will provide education on the safety and benefit of exercise during and after cancer treatment, resources that we have available at UNC and how you can help your patients implement exercise and wellness behaviors during and after their treatment.

Target Audience

These courses are intended for medical, radiation, and surgical oncologists, hematologists, advanced practice nurses, registered nurses, physician assistants, radiologic technologists, researchers, pharmacists, trainees, allied health personnel, and others who are interested in care for patients and survivors in North Carolina.

Learning Objectives

  • Describe the ACSM exercise recommendations for cancer patients and survivors.
  • Recognize the role of exercise and wellness during and after cancer treatment to improve patient outcomes.
  • Explain how to help patients set exercise and wellness goals based on available resources. 
     

Additional Information

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 Participation

    UNC Lineberger Cancer Network certificate of participation.

    Tim Poe, Director of Telehealth

Course opens: 
05/12/2021
Course expires: 
05/11/2027
Rating: 
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Photo of Carly Bailey, MA 

Carly Bailey, MA


Program Director @Physical Activity and Integrative Oncology
UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center
UNC School of Medicine
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Photo of Brianna Castrogivanni, MS, RCEP 

Brianna Castrogivanni, MS, RCEP


Clinical Research Coordinator @UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center
UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center
UNC School of Medicine
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

 

Presenter Disclosure Information

Carly Bailey, MA, and Brianna Castrogivanni, MS, RCEP, have no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests as defined by the ACCME.

 

This Non-Credit Course does NOT have accreditation for continuing education credits.

The course offers only general participation certificates.

Available Credit

  • 1.00 Participation

    UNC Lineberger Cancer Network certificate of participation.

    Tim Poe, Director of Telehealth

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