Physical Activity Counseling and Exercise Prescription in Health Care

Exercise is Medicine Canada presents, Physical Activity Counseling and Exercise Prescription in Health Care, on Friday, March 6, at GoodLife Fitness Home Office in London, Ontario.

Facilitated by Dr. Jonathon Fowles, PhD from Acadia University and Dr. Paul Oh, MD from University Health Network and University of Toronto, the workshop will give participants the confidence and skills to prevent, manage and treat chronic disease by way of physical activity. The day will touch on consequences of sedentary behaviour, the benefits of improved fitness on health, motivational strategies to improve adherence to physical activity, case studies, aerobic and resistance exercise prescription, exercise modifications for chronic disease and strategies to overcome challenges in physical activity programming.

This Group Learning program has been certified by the College of Family Physicians of Canada for up to 7 Mainpro+ credits.

Registration deadline: Thursday, February, 20, 2020 preferred. Late registrations will be accepted, space permitting

Please contact Kristina Miller with any questions via or 519-661-0190 ext. 6402