Oncology and Palliative Care

Welcome to the Oncology and Palliative Care Clinical Interest Group (CPOPC)

Who we are

Chartered Physiotherapists in Oncology and Palliative Care (CPOPC) are a clinical interest group of the ISCP consisting of physiotherapists with a special interest in palliative care and oncology.

What we do

The aim of CPOPC is to promote excellence in oncology and palliative care.
Our objectives are to:

  • Provide a representative body of physiotherapists involved in oncology and palliative care.
  • Provide a supportive forum for discussion and exchange of ideas for ISCP members working in or interested in oncology and palliative care.
  • Establish a professional network for peer support and complex case discussion.
  • Facilitate post qualification education and training in oncology and palliative care physiotherapy.
  • Encourage, support research, and disseminate research findings.
  • Raise awareness of oncology and palliative care physiotherapy to other health professionals and to the public.
  • Develop and maintain links with relevant organisations and associations nationally and internationally.

Benefits of being a member

  • Reduced rate on CPOPC organised courses.
  • Updates on important events in the specialties of oncology and palliative care.
  • Representation of your concerns as physiotherapists working in oncology and palliative care at ISCP, national and international levels.
  • Support and opportunities for personal and career development.
  • Access to research and clinical innovation bursaries.
  • Opportunities to network with colleagues within the specialist areas.
  • Access to education and CPD opportunities.

Join Us

  • To join this group you must be a member of the ISCP.
  • If you are a member, please log in.
  • If you are not a member, join us here
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