Patient Forum

 

Brought to you by
The Fitlab
Toowoomba

Supported by
The Zonta Clubs
 of Toowoomba

With Support by
St Andrew’s Hospital Toowoomba
& St Vincent’s Hospital Toowoomba

Brought to you by The Fitlab Toowoomba

Supported by The Zonta Clubs of Toowoomba

With Support by
St Andrew’s Hospital Toowoomba
& St Vincent’s Hospital Toowoomba

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