Summer Student learning series presented by Cancer Campus

Through its desire to leverage a transformative model of education to equip and empower future generations of cancer care professionals, Cancer Education has built the Summer Student Learning Series.

Date & Time

All sessions run from 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm.
On this page: See schedule for dates »


All sessions are hosted at ELLICSR (Toronto General Hospital, Basement Level, Room B PMB 130), with the exception of the Series Celebration and Research Day.



Program Summary:

Summer students in the Princess Margaret Cancer Program have the opportunity to benefit from this interprofessional enrichment curriculum during their time at the University Health Network (UHN). This series provides a forum to learn about and discuss a unique set of topics not commonly covered in student’s placements.

See the program overview for more details.



To register for sessions:

  1. Go to Princess Margaret Cancer Campus eLearning [opens in new window]
  2. Click on Create a new account (below the login box)
  3. Choose "Cancer Education Summer Student Learning Series" under the Program dropdown & click on Create my new account
  4. Wait for an email confirmation and click on the link
  5. Enter Enrolment key: Summer2018
  6. Once in course, register for events and view the Bio's.



June 1Introduction to Series and Overview of Cancer Campus, Ted Talks & Research Poster Completions
Wed June 6Literature Reviews / Libraries
June 8Introduction to Cancer & Cancer Survivorship ('What is cancer, how is it treated? What happens after treatment?')
June 15Quantitative Research Methods
June 22Qualitative Research Methods
June 29Introduction to Knowledge Translation
July 6Health Literacy and eHealth
​Wed July 11​Medical Assistance in Dying (MAiD)
July 13
(1.5 hour session)
Handle with Care Workshop: A Knowledge Translation Initiative
July 20Cooking on a Budget
July 27
(1.5 hour session)
Presentations 101 & Ted Talks Tips
Wed Aug 1
(1.5 hour session)
Communication Styles and Strategies
Aug 3Music and Art Therapy
​Wed Aug 8​Reflection Session    *Mandatory IPE component
Aug 10Ted Talks Competition

Wed Aug 15

Celebration and Research Day

Room change: Princess Margaret, 7th Floor Research Atrium 

* Schedule is tentative and is subject to change.

Last reviewed: 9/12/2018
Last modified: 9/13/2018 12:58 PM