Patient Forum

 

Brought to you by
The Fitlab
Toowoomba

Supported by
The Zonta Clubs
 of Toowoomba

Women’s Wellness after Cancer

Bring a friend along and enjoy a FREE informative day
proudly sponsored by Blush Cancer Care Inc, The Fitlab
Toowoomba and The Zonta Club Toowoomba. Held at the
Hume Ridge Church, 461 Hume Street, Toowoomba.

Saturday the 19th of October 2019

 

Schedule of Events

TimePresentation topicPresenter
8.30 – 8.45amWelcome and IntroductionDr Sharyn Donaldson
President
Blush Cancer Care
8.45 – 9.00amSponsors addressChris Hillman
The Fitlab Toowoomba
9.00 – 9.30amRadiation side effects following a cancer diagnosis and recurrence awarenessDr Penny Mackenzie
Radiation Oncologist
Icon Cancer Centre
9.30 – 10.00amOncological update on hormone treatment and side effectsDr Natacha Sorour
Medical Oncologist
Toowoomba Oncology
10.00 – 11.00amMorning teaProudly provided by Zonta
11.00 – 11.20amFood for thought,
common mistakes
Brady Schulz
Director
Healthy Lifestyles Australia
11.20 – 11.40amFight back with fitness update

Nicola Carish
Exercise Physiologist
The Fitlab Toowoomba

11.40am – 12.00pmWhy I may need
counselling following
a cancer diagnosis.
Dr Paxie Olm
Psychiatrist
12.00 – 12.15pmBone HealthShirley Bausser
Physiotherapist
Bridge2Health
12.15 – 12.30pmIncontinence following a cancer diagnosisLizzy McCowan
Principle Physiotherapist
Up and Active Physiotherapy
12.30 – 12.45pmMind over matter
research update
Dr Nancey Hoare, Catherine Gardner and May Chi
University of Southern QLD
12.45 – 12.55pmSession on external
effects of treatment,
why and what to do.
Dr Eliza Whiteside
Biomedical Science
Senior Lecturer – 
USQ
12.55 – 1.00pmRaffles
1.00pmSummary and Close

 

 

 

Schedule of Events

 

8.30 – 8.45am

Welcome and Introduction   

Dr Sharyn Donaldson
President, Blush Cancer Care

8.45 – 9.00am

Sponsors address

Chris Hillman
The Fitlab Toowoomba

9.00 – 9.30am

Radiation side effects following a cancer diagnosis and recurrence awareness    

Dr Penny Mackenzie
Radiation Oncologist, Icon Cancer Centre

9.30 – 10.00am

Oncological update on hormone treatment and side effects

Dr Natacha Sorour
Medical Oncologist, Toowoomba Oncology

10.00 – 11.00am 

Morning tea

Brought to you by Zonta

11.00 – 11.20am 

Food for thought
common mistakes

Brady Schulz
Director, Healthy Lifestyles Australia

11.20 – 11.40am

Fight back with Fitness update

The Fitlab Toowoomba

11.40am – 12.00pm   

Why I may need counselling
following a cancer diagnosis    

Dr Paxie Olm
Psychiatrist

12.00 – 12.15pm

Bone Health

Shirley Bausser
Physiotherapist, Bridge2Health

12.15 – 12.30pm 

Incontinence following a
cancer diagnosis   

Lizzy McCowan
Principle Physiotherapist, Up and Active Physiotherapy

12.30 – 12.45pm

Mind over matter research update

Dr Nancey Hoare, Catherine Gardner and May Chi
The University of Southern Queensland

12.45 – 12.55pm

Session on external effects of treatment, why and what to do

Dr Eliza Whiteside
Biomedical Science, Senior Lecturer – USQ

12.55 – 1.00pm

Raffles  

1.00pm

Summary and Close