Webinar on physical activity and cancer

Understand the impact physical activity has on our health and learn about the current challenges we are facing in the UK. Listen to the science behind how physical activity affects cancer risk and learn how to support people to be more physically active

Some information contained in this webinar may be outdated following the publication of our report Diet, Nutrition, Physical Activity and Cancer: a Global Perspective. For the latest relevant information relating to this topic, please see Being inactive and cancer risk.

This 60-minute webinar was produced in partnership with Oncology Central and discusses:

  • The impact physical activity has on our health
  • The science behind physical activity and cancer risk
  • Starting a conversation about physical activity with patients and clients


  • Kim Buxton, Programme Manager for physical activity, adults and healthcare within SSEHS Active at Loughborough University
  • Susannah Brown, Science Programme Manager (Research Evidence) at World Cancer Research Fund International
  • Karan Thomas, Independent Consultant at Health Development Consultancy

Watch the webinar

Produced in collaboration with Oncology Central