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ECL Webinar | Physical Activity & the European Code Against Cancer


25 May 2021 15:00 to 16:15




Health & Consumers

Event Description

When? Tuesday 25 May 2021, 15:00 to 16:15 CEST

Where? Zoom - Places are limited, so don’t forget to REGISTER here:

What will I learn? The webinar will cover the following:

  • Introduction to the European Code Against Cancer (ECAC)
  • Definition of physical activity & how it is measured
  • Link between physical activity, inactivity, sedentarity & cancer risk
  • Evidence on needs, benefits and challenges for patients/survivors
  • Individual tools & interventions to promote and sustain physical activity
  • Global public health action for increasing physical activity
  • Q&A, quiz & closing remarks

Who’s speaking?

  • Dr Elom Aglago, Postdoctoral Fellow, Nutrition and Metabolism Branch, International Agency for Research on Cancer
  • Dr Carmina Valle, Assistant Professor, UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health
  • Karmen Korda, ECL Youth Ambassador for Croatia

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