About Nicole Pearce

Director, Operations pearce@obesitynetwork.ca

Weight Bias, Obesity Stigma and COVID-19

2020-05-27T17:53:02+00:00 May 25th, 2020|Categories: OC News|Tags: , , , , , |

Click here to download the PDF document. The following paper has been prepared by Obesity Canada’s EveryBODY Matters Collaborative: Ximena Ramos Salas, PhD; Sara Kirk, PhD; Angela Alberga, PhD; Mary Forhan, OT/PhD; Shelly Russell-Mayhew, PhD; Erin Cameron, PhD; Sarah Nutter, [...]

Obesity Canada Members Leading an International Study on Awareness, Attitudes, Impacts and Behaviors related to COVID-19: Please complete the Phase 2 survey!

2020-05-13T11:29:27+00:00 May 13th, 2020|Categories: Obesity in the News|Tags: |

The Montreal Behavioural Medicine Centre (www.mbmc-cmcm.ca), along with international team of over 150 researchers from more than 40 countries around the world, are trying to assess the public perceptions, attitudes, concerns, and responses to the various measures put in place to [...]

Promoting positive body image and preventing weight stigma online during a global pandemic

2020-04-21T12:13:31+00:00 April 21st, 2020|Categories: SNP|Tags: , |

Today’s post comes from Taniya S. Nagpal. Taniya is a Post-Doctoral Fellow at The University of Ottawa. She is also the current outgoing OC-SNP Chair of the OC-SNP National Executive. This blog post also included contributions from all of the OC-SNP [...]

Extended Deadline: Call for applications for the Scientific Director Role

2020-06-02T13:59:46+00:00 April 20th, 2020|Categories: OC News|Tags: |

Obesity Canada - Obésité Canada is looking for a Scientific Director. The Scientific Director is an advisory volunteer role with a 2 year mandate, with the possibility of an additional 2 year extension.  The role provides overall scientific leadership for Obesity [...]

Good Nutrition During The COVID-19 Pandemic: How Is It Possible?

2020-04-16T14:31:10+00:00 April 16th, 2020|Categories: SNP|Tags: , , |

Today’s post comes from Audrey St-Laurent. Audrey is a PhD student in the department of kinesiology at Laval University of Quebec City. She is also the communications director of the OC-SNP National Executive. Have you been recommended or required to self-quarantine [...]

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