The CancerCare Manitoba Prevention and Screening Programs facilitate learning opportunities to increase your knowledge about cancer prevention and screening for breast, cervical and colorectal cancer. As a clinician or other healthcare professional, each of these opportunities will help you become familiar with the provincial screening guidelines, get up to speed on what's new in prevention and screening, and understand how BreastCheck, CervixCheck, and ColonCheck can support you in your practice.
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Join ColonCheck Medical Lead, Dr. Ross Stimpson, General Surgeon, Dr. Ali Khan, and CancerCare Manitoba Screening Program Manager, Laura Coulter to learn more about how the changes to colorectal cancer screening are impacting primary care. There will be an opportunity to ask your questions.
The CancerCare Manitoba Screening Programs host training for healthcare providers (e.g. registered nurses, advanced practice nurses, licensed practical nurses, physicians, midwives, physician assistants or clinical assistants) in Manitoba seeking to:
Each training session is comprised of one full day and one half day of training in-person in Winnipeg.
Those on the waitlist are invited to register before the registration is open to all other clinicians.
Click to review the compendium of questions submitted by participants and answers provided by the panel of experts from the June 20, 2023 webinar entitled Is your patient fit for FIT? An overview of fecal immunochemical testing for colorectal cancer screening in Manitoba.
CervixCheck Medical Lead Dr. Sarah Kean and the University of Manitoba's Obstetrician/Gynecologist Residents co-hosted an interactive webinar about who should get vaccinated against HPV and how to access the HPV vaccine.
Click to review the compendium of questions submitted by participants and answers provided by the panel of experts from the March 2, 2022 webinar entitled Increased Risk Colorectal Cancer Screening and Follow-Up.
Click to review the compendium of questions submitted by participants and answers provided by the panel of experts from the October 22, 2021 webinar entitled HPV Triage: Enhancing Cervical Cancer Screening in Manitoba.
This webinar originally aired September 13, 2019 and has been revised as of 2021 to reflect the change in categorizing of breast density using BI-RADS.
Click to review the compedium of questions submitted by participants and answers provided by the panel of experts from the ComPARe study and CancerCare Manitoba.
The target audience for this resource is those seeking to:
To view the module in its entirety click here or click the individual chapter below:
Chapter 1 Introduction
Chapter 2 Disease Burden & Cervical Cancer Screening in Manitoba
Chapter 3 Cervical Cancer Screening Guidelines
Chapter 4 Counselling & Education
Chapter 5 Facilitating an Inclusive Environment
Chapter 6 Physiology, Anatomy, Abnormal Findings
Chapter 7 Health History
Chapter 8 External & Speculum Exam
Chapter 9 The Papanicolaou Test
Chapter 10 Cervical Cancer Screening Test Results
Chapter 11 New Technologies
Chapter 12 Cervical Cancer Screening Access
Appendix 1 Education
Appendix 2 Forms
Appendix 3 Assessment Tools
Appendix 4 Case Studies