Educational opportunities

The Cancer Centre of Southeastern Ontario (CCSEO) is committed to sharing relevant and timely information to healthcare practitioners all across our region. To help reach care providers where they are, CCSEO has created a series of educational information sessions that will be rolled out over OTN. Please see below for information on upcoming sessions.

To view archived presentations, please click here

An update on colon cancer screening and changes to the ColonCancerCheck (CCC) program
Thursday, March 21 from noon - 1 p.m.

Where:

OTN
Event #: #107516089 (please self-register for this event)
OTN link here

Webcast or Audio line: 1-905-415-6666

Please join us to learn more about the upcoming changes to the ColonCancerCheck program and the roll-out of the new fecal immunochemical test (FIT).    

This session will provide information to help you:

  • Understand the burden of colorectal cancer (CRC) in Ontario
  • Compare CRC screening tests for average risk patients
  • Order the FIT test and counsel your patients
  • Select appropriate follow-up: screening interval and surveillance
  • Integrate Cancer Care Ontario tools to support your practice 

Speaker: Dr. Sunil Patel, Regional Colorectal Cancer Screening and GI Endoscopy Lead (SELHIN)

This session will be recorded and archived for those who are unable to join us for this session!

 

For more information or to request an in person presentation for your team, please contact:

Jessica Elgie, MA
Regional Communities of Practice Lead
Cancer Centre of Southeastern Ontario
Kingston Health Sciences Centre
T. 613-549-6666 x7667
Jessica.elgie@kingstonhsc.ca

 

Dr. Hugh Langley, MD, CCFP
Aboriginal Cancer Lead, Regional Primary Care Lead
Cancer Centre of Southeastern Ontario
Assistant Professor, Department of Oncology, Queen’s
T. 613-539-3276
hugh.langley@ontario.ca