Next PCS Ottawa meeting 20 October 2022
Dr. Morgan is a radiation oncologist at The Ottawa Hospital Cancer Centre and an Associate Professor in the Division of Radiation Oncology at the University of Ottawa. He holds a Bachelor of Applied Science in Engineering Physics from the University of British Columbia, a Doctor of Medicine from Queen’s University, and a Master of Science in Clinical Trials from the University of London. Prior to starting his practice in Ottawa in 2010, he completed a fellowship in genitourinary clinical oncology at The Royal Marsden Hospital in London. His practice is focused on genitourinary and breast malignancy. He is a longstanding member of the Genitourinary Disease Site Group of the Cancer Care Ontario Programme in Evidence-Based Care. Between 2016 and 2020, he served as Co-Chair of the Genitourinary Guideline Advisory Group of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. In 2020, he was appointed to the Guidelines Subcommittee of the American Society for Radiation Oncology. He is a member of the steering committees of three large-scale multicentre phase III trials in localized and advanced prostate cancer.
Please note – This will be a virtual only meeting. There will be no in-person attendance at St Stephen’s Anglican Church.
To register for this meeting, please click on the following link - https://us06web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZUpdOGhrD0oGNToO0B_1vAvpMiyrNvI1ENL
Our First In-Person Meeting in Over 2½ Years!
Mark your calendars for 15 September 2022! All are welcome to join us at St Stephen’s Anglican Church, 930 Watson St, for our first in-person general meeting since March 2019.
PCSO: The Annual Barbecue is ON!
After two long years of COVID restrictions, finally we can celebrate – it’s our annual PCSO barbecue!
Thursday, July 14, 2022 – Zoom Meeting, 7pm
Sharing Session with a special focus on attendees with Advanced Prostate Cancer.
Wednesday, June 15, 2022 - Zoom meeting, 7pm
“Managing fear of cancer recurrence: Tips for patients and caregivers”.
Thursday, May 5, 2022 - Zoom Meeting, 7pm
Annual General Meeting & Sharing Session
Includes review of the yearly financial summary, overview of activities, and the election of directors in place of those retiring.
Thursday, April 21, 2022 - Zoom meeting, 7pm
Justin Lorentz, M.Sc., Genetic Counselling.
Justin practices clinically out of the Sunnybrook Odette Cancer Centre in their Cancer Genetics and High Risk Program. He will bring us up to date on genetics as it relates to Prostate Cancer.
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Thursday, March 17, 2022 - Zoom meeting, 7pm
Kristen Parise Registered Physiotherapist, PT BSc. MSc. BHSc. PT.
Kristen is the Clinic Owner of Blueberry Therapy in Dundas Ontario. Her topic will be Pelvic Floor Muscle Training and Erectile Disfunction. For more about Kristen, go to https://www.blueberrytherapy.ca/kristen-parise
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