COSA 2016November 15 - 17, 2016 Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre

Dr Carolina Sandler

Carolina is an accredited exercise physiologist at the University of NSW Lifestyle Clinic and The National Centre for Cancer Survivorship and holds a research appointment at the University of NSW. She is the coordinator of the Fatigue Clinic program – a multidisciplinary program specialising in management of medically-unexplained fatigue disorders including post-cancer fatigue, post-infective fatigue and chronic fatigue syndrome. Her recently awarded PhD focussed on investigating effective interventions for medically-unexplained fatigue states where a primary focus was conducting a Cancer Australia funded project evaluating a randomised control trial of graded exercise therapy and cognitive behaviour therapy in patients with post-cancer fatigue. She is also engaged in undergraduate exercise physiology teaching as a research supervisor as well as course convenor and lecturer for the cancer sciences course.