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Getting Back into the Kitchen: Cooking Skills & Food Accessibility

Speaker: Geremy Capone
Original Date: Tuesday, March 8, 2016

Join Chef Geremy to learn about:
  • The impact of improved education around ingredient identification, cooking skills and food safety
  • How to improve accessibility to good foods
  • How essential culinary skills and education can improve self-management
  • Programs and resources available to improve healthy culinary education

Geremy Capone's Biography:

Chef Geremy Capone believes in the importance of eating and cooking from whole ingredients as much as possible. He is passionate about teaching essential cooking skills and meal preparation and raising awareness around improving food literacy and food security.
Geremy is a graduate of the School of Kinesiology and Health Science at York University and of the Culinary and Nutrition Management program at George Brown College.  He has been a culinary consultant on several published cookbooks and has been featured on various local TV cooking programs and food shows.
For the past 5 years, he has been focused on his role as the Wellness Chef at ELLICSR: Health, Wellness and Cancer Survivorship Center of the Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, developing and delivering cooking classes, recipes and interactive videos with the ELLICSR kitchen team. The ELLICSR Kitchen program is designed to support people touched by cancer by giving them the skills and information they need to manage their diet. He is also an Instructor at the George Brown College Centre for Hospitality and Culinary Arts.

About Expert Angle

Expert AngleExpert Angle is designed to expand our reach and address the many varied and complex questions that come with a prostate cancer diagnosis. These webinars will address topics important to men with prostate cancer along different points of the cancer care continuum and those within their circle of care as well as the general public and representatives from the clinical community.
The meetings are hosted using interactive on-line technology and feature leading experts in prostate cancer - making them accessible to anyone, regardless of their location, within Canada. The platform allows PCC to communicate directly with individuals in a variety of settings (i.e. in their homes, support group meetings, community centres) and geographic locations (i.e. urban, rural and remote locations) as well as measure engagement.   

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