CCSN’s Fifth Ontario All-Party Cancer Caucus: Cancer Pain and Rehabilitation

CCSN held its fifth All-party Cancer Caucus at Queen’s Park in Toronto on December 5, 2019. Once again, we provided MPPs and their staff information on an issue related to rehabilitation for cancer survivors – sporadic and chronic pain.

We are pleased to share videos of the speakers as well as their accompanying slides below.


Jennifer Jones, PhD – Cancer Survivorship and Rehabilitation


Jennifer Jones, PhD, Director of Cancer Rehabilitation & Survivorship Program, Butterfield/Drew Chair in Cancer Survivorship Research, ELLICSR Centre for Health Wellness and Cancer Survivorship, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, University Health Network, Senior Scientist, Princess Margaret Research Institute, Associate Professor, Dept. of Psychiatry, Dalla Lana School of Public Health (cross-appointment), University of Toronto

Dr. David Flamer – Cancer Pain Management: Specialized Care


Dr. David FlamerMD FRCPC, Assistant Professor, University of Toronto, Department of Anesthesia and Pain Management, Co-Director, Cancer Pain Clinic, Princess Margaret Hospital, Associate Director, Wasser Pain Management Clinic, Mount Sinai Hospital

Vinesha Ramasamy – My Chronic Pain Journey


Vinesha Ramasamy, Late Stage Bone Cancer Survivor

John Peachey – My Lung Cancer Story


John Peachey, Stage 4 Lung Cancer Survivor (Read by Alexander Wyatt)