Exercise and Lifestyle Medicine in Oncology Care: A Medical & Survivorship Conference in Western Montana

July 9 + 10 , 2024

Keynote Speakers

Kathryn Schmitz, PhD, MPH, FACSM

University of Pittsburgh

Professor of Hematology/Oncology at the Hillman Cancer Center, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Dr. Schmitz is a leading researcher in exercise oncology and uses exercise in cancer prevention, control, and survivorship.

Don McKenzie, MD, PhD

University of British Columbia

Dr. Don McKenzie is professor emeritus in the UBC School of Kinesiology and director emeritus of the Division of Sports Medicine.

Serving the cancer community with lifestyle medicine tools: For the entire healthcare team, scientists, survivors and caregivers involved in cancer care and research.

Topics to include:

Exercise Oncology

Nutrition in Cancer

Precision Medicine

Cardiotoxicity & Cancer Treatment

Cancer Care in Indigenous Populations

Oncologic Physical Therapy

Exercise Prescription and Standard of Care in rural Montana & how to pay for these services

If coming from out of town, a block of rooms has been reserved at Missoula Holiday Inn Downtown.

The phone number is 406-721-8550 –  please mention Silver Lining Foundation to receive a discounted rate.


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