Pulmonary Rehabilitation & Exercise Prescription: State of the Art & Science will be coming to Vancouver (Saturday Sept. 22 and Sunday morning Sept. 23, 2018), Prince George and Fort St. John BC (Saturday Sept. 22, 2018 via Videoconference distribution, one day only).
What is the Pulmonary Rehabilitation & Exercise Prescription course? What will I learn?
Pat Camp PT, PhD, and Gail Dechman PT PhD will lead this state of the art interdisciplinary continuing education course for pulmonary rehabilitation professionals.
The course features current practices in Canada and application of the latest research advances in pulmonary rehabilitation. Learners will use the results of exercise testing to create and progress evidence-based exercise prescriptions that address deficits in aerobic capacity, endurance and strength in people with chronic lung disease, including COPD and Interstitial Pulmonary Fibrosis.
An additional ½ day (Vancouver only) will allow learners to administer field tests of aerobic capacity and strength for exercise prescription for people in pulmonary rehabilitation.
Additional guest speakers include Chris Ryerson PhD, Yannick Molgat-Seon PhD, Alanna Simms PT, MSc, Darrel Hagel PT, MRSc
Who should attend this course?
Physical therapists, respiratory therapists, nurses, physicians, exercise physiologists and pulmonary rehabilitation professionals.
Register early to secure your spot!
For further information contact: email@example.com
This course is offered with the generous support of the BC Lung Association.
St. Paul's Hospital Conference Centre (Vancouver), UNBC (Prince George), Fort St. John Hospital
Vancouver (host site) BC