WEBINARS

ACSC collaborates with many leading organisations to deliver survivorship-related webinars.

Upcoming health professional events
Upcoming survivor and carers events

Past webinars

You can watch previous webinar recordings below.

Allied health providing cancer survivorship care

ACSC, Clinical Oncology Society of Australia (COSA), Cancer Nurses Society of Australia (CNSA) and Cancer Council Victoria (CCV) delivered a webinar on the role of allied health in providing cancer survivorship care. This facilitated panel discussion brought together experts to give insight on the context, challenges and opportunities on cancer survivorship care in the rural or regional setting.

The interactive webinar:

  • Explored common unmet needs of regional or rural cancer survivors
  • Assisted allied health professionals to identify and effectively manage these needs through evidence based tools and support
  • Discussed optimal care and communication of healthcare professionals when patients transfer between metropolitan cancer centres and rural and regional areas.

Watch the recorded webinar from 25th May 2021 here.

For resources referred to in the webinar click here.

For information on our expert panel click here; and for the video clip referred to within the webinar click here.

The important role of primary care in follow-up for cancer survivors

ACSC, the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP) and the Australian Primary Health Care Nurses Association (APNA) delivered a webinar on the importance of primary care in follow up for cancer survivors. This webinar covers:

  • key features of the cancer survivorship experience and the role of primary care
  • common issues experienced in the survivorship phase and the need for personalised survivorship care
  • using tools/team care arrangements and coordinated care
  • evidence-based tools and resources to support specific work with cancer survivors

Watch the recorded session from 30 June 2020 here

For resources referred to in this webinar access here.

The important role allied health plays in the care of cancer patients post-treatment – an interactive case review

ACSC, the Clinical Oncology Society of Australia (COSA) and Cancer Council Victoria (CCV) delivered a webinar on the important role allied health plays in the care of cancer patients post-treatment. This webinar included an interactive case review of Meg Rynderman's OAM story and covered topics such as:

  • defining cancer survivorship
  • key features of the cancer survivorship experience
  • unmet needs, common issues and treatment-related side effects
  • understanding how cancer treatment side effects may alter allied health screening, intervention and management.
  • common psychosocial issues and the role of clinical psychology

Watch the recorded session from 6 August 2020 here:

For resources referred to in this webinar access here.

APNA: Cancer and it's care: for primary health care nurses

The aim of this webinar was to increase primary health care nurses' knowledge about cancer and it's care, including understanding strategies to support patients' post-treatment.

To access the recorded webinar, register your details under Register Today, enter your email address in the login bar, then select Join.