Events for the Manulife Prize have been held in Toronto, at the MaRs Discovery Centre, and in Montreal, at McGill University, among other venues. Planned events with Prize recipients have included lectures, open dialogues and roundtable discussions.
Exercise: An essential part of cancer treatment?
Please join us for a conversation with pioneering researcher, Dr. Kerry S. Courneya, winner of the 2019 Manulife Prize for the Promotion of Active Health.
Dr. Courneya, a Professor and Canada Research Chair in Physical Activity and Cancer at University of Alberta, has shown how exercise is an effective method for improving fitness, symptoms and quality of life in cancer patients, revolutionizing cancer care the world over.