Pediatric Exercise Medicine at CHEO
In collaboration with the Faculty from the School of Human Kinetics, the CHEO Research Institute will be hosting a Pediatric Exercise is Medicine event on Friday, February 23rd (reading week). The purpose of this event is to enhance interest, facilitate discussion and encourage collaboration between CHEO practitioners and researchers with SHK researchers and students.
This one-day event at CHEO will feature presentations and discussion sessions with international leaders in paediatric exercise medicine, including clinical scientists and researchers, about their work in the field. Topics will focus on the current and future roles of exercise and physical activity to enhance the health of children with various disabilities and chronic diseases. Small group discussions will give attendees the chance to discuss collaborative opportunities as well as leadership and research opportunities for student involvement in paediatric exercise research at CHEO.
A full itinerary and more information will follow in the coming weeks. For further information and to register, please contact Angelica Blais at firstname.lastname@example.org.