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All CANO/ACIO webinars are free for members.
Most webinars are $35 for non-members.


Please feel free to share the webinar details below with those you think may be interested in attending.


Wednesday, January 30th, 2019


Title: Medical Marijuana and Cancer

Time: 9 AM PT / 12 PM ET

 Presenter:  Deb Evans, MScN, CON(C), CHPCN(c)


Brief Biography: 

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Learning Objectives:

At the end of this presentation, the learner will be able to:

  1. Explain what medical marijuana is and how it works in the body
  2. Explain the pharmacology of medical marijuana including routes of administration, onset and duration of action, side effects
  3. Explain the benefits of licensed products versus recreational/illegal /home grown products
  4. Respond to the questions patients/families have about information they have obtained from the INTERNET 





Wednesday, February 27th, 2019


Title: Obesity and Cancer: Taboo or Teachable Moment?

Time: 9 AM PT / 12 PM ET

 Presenter:  Anne Katz, PhD, RN, FAAN


Brief Biography: 

Dr. Anne Katz is the certified sexuality counselor at CancerCare Manitoba and Clinical Nurse Specialist at the Manitoba Prostate Centre. She is the fertility preservation counselor for the organization and also runs a sexual rehabilitation program for women after radiation therapy

Dr. Katz is the editor of the Oncology Nursing Forum, the premier research journal of the Oncology Nursing Society. She was inducted into the American Academy of Nursing in 2014.

She is the author of 13 books for health care providers and health care consumers on the topics of sexuality as well as cancer survivorship. 


Learning Objectives:
  1. Provide an overview of the role of obesity/overweight in cancer 
  2. Discuss barriers to communicating with our patients about this 
  3. Highlight issues related to the obese patient with cancer 





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