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Eligibility and Enrollment

Trainer observes a patient during exercise

Eligibility

You may be eligible for the program if you can answer “yes” to the following questions:

  • Have you had or do you have a confirmed diagnosis of cancer?
  • Is it safe for you to participate in low-to-moderate intensity regular exercise?

Enrollment

Follow these easy steps to join us!

  1. Contact the program coordinator (Carly Bailey, Carly_bailey@med.unc.edu) to determine your eligibility.
  2. Obtain written clearance for participation from your oncologist. The program coordinator can help you with this.

Risks & Disclosures

While we do not anticipate that individuals will experience any psychological or physiological harm from participation in the Get REAL & HEEL program, some risks do exist. Participants may experience some muscle soreness or joint trauma during the program.

The Get REAL & HEEL staff takes every precaution possible to avoid such discomfort and in the unlikely event of injury or harm we will do our best to rectify the situation.