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Clinical Applications of Exercise Medicine @ SickKids

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Peter Gilgan Center for Research and Learning (PGCRL)

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686 Bay St

Toronto, ON

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This event will bridge the gap between researchers and clinicians and discuss Exercise as Medicine from research to practice in a clinical and community setting. Themes will include the physiological rationale for including exercise in patient care, best-practice for exercise in different patient populations, and practical considerations for implementing exercise in clinical care.

Registration deadline: Nov 21, 2017
Poster submission deadline: Nov 15, 2017

For event inquiries: jane.schneiderman@sickkids.ca
For poster submission and questions: jessica.caterini@sickkids.ca



Schedule and speakers

9:30-10:00 Registration

10:00-10:45 Daniel Santa Mina, PhD: Exercise is Medicine, but how do we deliver it in a clinical setting? Experience in Oncology.

11:00-11:15
Daphne Korczak, MD: Does physical activity prevent depression among children?

11:15 – 11:30
Kelly Arbour, PhD : Exercise Is Medicine in children and youth with disabilities: A community-based approach

11:30 – 11:45
Sarah West, PhD: New technology in assessing bone and the impact of exercise in pediatric chronic disease

11:45 – 12:00
Blythe Owen PT : The role of physiotherapists in exercise medicine

12:00 - 1:00 Lunch (provided with registration)

1:00 - 2:00 Trainee poster competition and judging

2:15 – 2:30 Barbra Cifra, MD: Cardiac rehab for children- importance, challenges and differences from the adult model

2:30 – 2:45
Sam Stephens, PhD: Depression, physical activity, and fatigue in Multiple Sclerosis

2:45 – 3:00
Gillian White, PhD candidate: Stress dysregulation as a pathway for intervention for long-term health and well-being in clinical populations - Case study: Pediatric cancer

3:00 – 3:15 Dafna Sussman, PhD: Magnetic resonance imaging for assessing materno-fetal physiological response to exercise

3:15 - 3:45 Poster awards








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Toronto, ON

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