Oncology Fundamentals Day

Online learning from the comfort of your home
Whether you are a pharmacist with cancer patients in your general practice, a pharmacy technician looking to enhance your CORE education, a new practitioner, a pharmacy student, or a healthcare professional interested in foundational oncology education, plan on attending CAPhO’s Oncology Fundamentals Day (OFD).
OFD will keep you up to date on timely oncology pharmacy topics that matter to you and your practice. Presented by oncology pharmacists and technicians who are experts in their field (and also CAPhO members), you will learn from the best, online, from the comfort of your home / café / library / local park.
And it is accredited learning!

Upcoming Oncology Fundamentals Days

Save the date! The fifth Oncology Fundamentals Day OFD20 is taking place on Saturday, September 26, 2020. 

Past Oncology Fundamentals Days

OFD19 - The fourth Oncology Fundamentals Day took place on Saturday, September 28, 2019.
Purchase access to the OFD 2019 online resources.

OFDTech19 -The second Oncology Fundamentals Day for Technicians took place on Saturday, February 9, 2019.

OFD18 -The third Oncology Fundamentals Day took place on September 22, 2018 and offered seven presentations ranging from malignant melanomas to bone health.
Purchase access to the OFD 2018 online resources

OFDTech18 - The inaugural OFD for Technicians took place on January 20, 2018 and aimed to provide education for pharmacy team members, focusing primarily on enhancing patient safety and optimizing scope of practice as the role of pharmacy in cancer care evolves. 
Purchase access to the OFD for Technicians 2018 online resources

OFD17 – The second Oncology Fundamentals Day took place on September 30, 2017 and offered nine presentations ranging from cancer screening and cancer pain management to updates on specific cancers, complementary medicines, pain management and oncologic emergencies. 
Purchase access to the OFD 2017 online resources.

OFD16 - The inaugural Oncology Fundamentals Day took place on October 1, 2016 and focused on common oncology diseases and cancer treatment toxicities. Ten presentations were held within the three sessions: 1) Fundamentals of Hematologic Cancers, 2) Fundamentals of Solid Tumours, and 3) Chemotherapy Toxicity Management. 

Become a member

Are you interested in educational opportunities? As a CAPhO member, you are eligible for the discounted member rate for OFD, plus a special rate to access the OFD Online Resources. Pair the online learning with our webinar series, the Oncology Basics program and other online resources. Add the CAPhO Conference (as a member you can apply for travel grants to offset the cost of attending!) to enhance your learning and meet other oncology pharmacists and technicians from across the country. Join today!