Congratulations to Peter Johnson on being the recipient of the 2018 Rising Star Award, at the 6th Canadian Obesity Student Meeting! Peter is a B.Sc. Honors Physiology and Certificate in Biomedical Research student at the University of Alberta who has developed novel [...]
Are you a general practitioner or family physician in Canada looking to improve obesity management in your practice? Even though clinical obesity is a chronic and often progressive condition, many physicians may feel uncomfortable discussing it with their patients. We want to [...]
Check out the ACBE course being offered this Fall 2018 at York! To find out more, click the link.
Today’s post comes from Casey Sobool. Casey is a dietetic intern at the University of Alberta. In discussing weight, it can be easy to blame individual choices and laziness as the culprit of weight gain. Socioeconomic factors are often left out [...]
Today’s post comes from Nadia Browne. Nadia is a registered dietitian and a PhD student in the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Alberta. She is also the current Vice Chair of the University of Alberta’s OC-SNP and the Chapter Representative [...]