May 11, 2015
Event Begins: Tuesday, May 19th, 2015

Tuesday May 19th, 2015, 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm EST

Speakers: Dr. Jonathan Fowles and Dr. Paul Oh

This program meets the accreditation criteria of the College of Family Physicians of Canada and has been accredited for up to 1.5 Mainpro-C credits and 0 Mainpro-M1 credits.

Overview: The Exercise Vital Sign (EVS) is the most important vital sign you need to monitor with the majority of patients seen in primary care today.  Explore the evidence on the impact of physical activity and exercise on your patient’s physical and mental health. Learn how to efficiently integrate the EVS into your daily practice and to provide basic exercise counseling and prescription for your patients to prevent, manage and treat chronic disease.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Discuss the health benefits and safety of regular exercise with their patients.
    2. Use the exercise vital sign as part of periodic health evaluation

Open to all health care and exercise professionals and students enrolled in health and exercise sciences.

Fee: $85 OR $60 for members of the EIMC Recognition Program and Professional Network – contact syungblut@csep.ca for promotional code.

To join the EIMC Professional Network visit: http://www.exerciseismedicine.ca/recognition-program

Register at: 

http://learning.physiotherapy.ca/pdreg/seminars/webinar/exercise-prescription-in-primary-care-eimc-webinar/