Oncology Fundamentals Day 2016


The inaugural Oncology Fundamentals Day (OFD) took place on October 1, 2016 as a live online conference focusing on common oncology diseases and cancer treatment toxicities. 
Were you unable to attend the live event, but are interested in accessing the online resources? CAPhO members can purchase access to the recordings of the event*, presentation slides, presentation summaries and the OFD Discussion Forum online for only $39 (plus applicable GST/HST).
Please email online@capho.org to request your personalized link to purchase access to the online resources. If you are not a member of CAPhO, join the association to get access to the online resources. 
* The presentation recordings are not accredited.
The program of the event was as follows:
  1. Session 1 - Fundamentals of Hematologic Cancers
    • Lymphoma
    • Chronic Leukemias
    • Multiple Myeloma
  2. Session 2 - Fundamentals of Solid Tumours
    • Breast Cancer
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Lung Cancer
  3. Session 3 - Chemotherapy Toxicity Management
    • Chemotherapy Induced Nausea and Vomiting
    • Other Gastro-Intestinal Toxicities
    • Febrile Neutropenia
    • Skin, Nail, and Hair Toxicities

Oncology Fundamentals Day Task Force

Tara Leslie, (Chair, Education Committee - Pharmacist)
Tina Crosbie, The Ottawa Hospital, ON
Randy McFadyen, Eastern Health, NL
Tom McFarlane, University of Waterloo, ON
Nancy Nesathurai, Hamilton Health Sciences, ON
John Wiernikowski, McMaster Children's Hospital, ON