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Blush Survivor Forum 2018

Blush Cancer Care Inc

Saturday, 20 October 2018 from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm (AEST)

Blush Survivor Forum 2018

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General admission 15/10/2018 Free  

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 This year we have a range of different speakers talking about breast and prostate cancer. We will also have the trade displays available for you. 

Once again this year, we will be including information sessions about prostate cancer for the men in our lives. 

     

     

Time

 

Presentation topic

Presenter

0900-0920

 

Welcome and Introduction

Dr Sharyn Donaldson

President

Blush Cancer Care

0920-0935

 

Sponsors address

Peter Duffy Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia QLD State Manager

0935-0955

 

Radiological Update on screening post diagnosis, use of PET PSMA etc

 

Dr Michael Curley Radiologist

Queensland X-Ray

0955-1025

 

Breast & Prostate Cancer Update

Dr Khageshwor Pokharel

Medical Oncologist

Toowoomba Oncology

1025-1035

 

Role of the Breast Cancer

And Prostate Cancer Nurses

Jo Hiscock, Prostate Cancer Nurse

Gaye Foot, Breast Cancer Nurse

Bronwyn King, Breast Cancer Nurse

1035-1100

 

Morning Tea

Provided by Zonta Garden City

and Zonta Toowoomba Area

1100-1120

 

 

Radiation Oncology Update on Breast and Prostate Cancer Treatments

Dr Rebecca Chin & Dr Vivien Tse

Radiation Oncologists

Radiation Oncology Clinics

1120-1140

 

Fight Back with Fitness

Exercise for the Management of Cancer Program

Henry Elliott

Exercise Physiologist

Fit Lab Health & Fitness Centre

1140-1210

 

Mammographic Density and

Breast Cancer Risk

Professor Rik Thompson

Associate Director, Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation Sciences QUT @ the Translational Research Institute

1210-1230

 

Prostate Cancer Bone Metastasis

Associate Professor Elizabeth D. Williams

Director of Research, Faculty of Health School of Biomedical Sciences

Australian Prostate Cancer Research Centre

1230-1320

 

Lunch break

 

1320-1340

 

Food for Thought

Brady Schulz

Director

Healthy Lifestyles Australia

1340-1400

 

Osteoporosis in both Breast and Prostate Cancer

Shirley Bausser

Physiotherapist

Bridge2Health

1400-1420

 

Role and challenges of Support Persons

With Breast and Prostate Cancer

Penelope Flowers

Psychologist

Iris Psychology

1420-1430

 

Breast and Prostate Survivors

Breast & Prostate Survivor

1430

 

Summary and Close

 

 

 

                                                                                                    

   

 

 

 

 
 
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When & Where


Hume Ridge Church Hall
461 Hume Street
South Toowoomba, QLD 4350
Australia

Saturday, 20 October 2018 from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm (AEST)


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Organiser

Blush Cancer Care Inc

Blush Cancer Care Inc is a charity organisation that provides free education and support for people who have experienced breast cancer. All money raised goes to the direct support of breast cancer patients locally and across the downs.

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