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Infographic Competition Winners Announced!

2019-01-15T14:19:41+00:00 January 15th, 2019|Categories: OC News|

Congratulations to all of our infographic participants and thank you to all of you who voted! First place is Darcie Valois with “What you need to know about body image”. Darcie recently graduated with a MA in psychology [...]

Three “Historical” Examples of Fad Diets

2019-01-07T14:53:54+00:00 January 7th, 2019|Categories: SNP|Tags: , , |

Today’s post comes from Rebecca Christensen. Rebecca is a PhD Student in the Dalla Lana School of Public Health, Epidemiology program at the University of Toronto. She is also one of the current Chapter Representative on the OC-SNP National Executive. With the new year [...]

Obesity and Brain Health

2019-01-14T09:44:33+00:00 December 3rd, 2018|Categories: SNP|Tags: , , |

Today’s post comes from Joyla Furlano. Joyla is a PhD Student in the Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, Neuroscience program at the University of Western Ontario. She is also the current Recruitment Coordinator of the OC-SNP National Executive. Alzheimer’s disease is the most [...]

TOPS New Investigator Research Award: Extended Application Deadline February 28, 2019

2019-01-10T13:22:41+00:00 November 26th, 2018|Categories: Awards, OC Events|Tags: , , , |

Mary Forhan with TOPS from the 2017 TOPS award presentation. EXTENDED APPLICATION DEADLINE - February 28, 2019 This award recognizes an individual for a singular achievement or their career contributions to research in the field of obesity. This award is made [...]

Job Posting: Post Doctoral Scholar in the areas of Social / Nutritional Epidemiology, Cumming School of Medicine

2019-01-10T13:16:45+00:00 November 19th, 2018|Categories: Obesity in the News|Tags: |

Location: Foothills Campus Position Description Area: Social/nutritional epidemiology Duration: 2 years with possibility of extension Start date: ~ May 2019 Salary: $55,000/year plus extended health care benefits and conference support The Department of Community Health Sciences in the Cumming School of Medicine at the University of Calgary is accepting applications [...]

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