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Top 10 Reasons Why You Should Attend The 2020 Canadian Obesity Student Meeting

2019-12-03T16:23:50+00:00 December 3rd, 2019|Categories: COSM|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. Every other year, Obesity Canada hosts the Canadian Obesity Student Meeting [...]

2019-11-26T14:52:45+00:00 November 26th, 2019|Categories: OC News|Tags: |

Obesity Canada would like to congratulate Jean-Pierre Després on being one of the six researchers from Laval University to be one of the most cited scientists in the world! For the full article, click here. (french only)

Applications for MSc, PhD, and postdoctoral opportunities in the fields of health, chronic disease management, and behavioural interventions; Montreal Behavioural Medicine Centre

2019-11-25T14:54:55+00:00 November 25th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: |

The Montréal Behavioural Medicine Centre (MBMC), directed by Dr. Simon Bacon (Health, Kinesiology and Applied Physiology, Concordia University) and Dr. Kim Lavoie (Psychology, Université du Québec à Montréal), is welcoming applications for several Masters, Ph.D. and postdoctoral opportunities in the fields [...]

Nike Released Plus Size Mannequins and the Internet Couldn’t Handle It

2019-11-18T12:50:03+00:00 November 18th, 2019|Categories: SNP|Tags: , , |

Today’s post comes from Victoria Tokarz. Victoria is a PhD candidate in the Department of Physiology at the University of Toronto. She is also the current Financial Director of the OC-SNP National Executive. The plus size retail experience happens in obscure, [...]

A Glance at Obesity Canada’s Winning Infographic Designs!

2019-11-18T10:35:16+00:00 November 18th, 2019|Categories: SNP|Tags: , , , |

This year Obesity Canada is hosting its 4th Infographic Design Competition! In this annual contest, our Student and New Professional members communicate obesity-related information through compelling visual and illustrative designs. Over the past four years, we have had some impressive submissions [...]

7th Canadian Obesity Student Meeting 2020 – CMDO Competition

2019-11-15T13:02:47+00:00 November 14th, 2019|Categories: OC News|Tags: , , , , , |

CMDO COMPETITION GUIDELINES AND APPLICATION This competition is designed only for CMDO students and new professionals to apply to. Created in April 2012 by the Fond de Recherche du Quebec – Santé (FRQS), the Research Network on CardioMetabolic health, Diabetes and [...]

 Infographic Design Competition Guidelines – Deadline extended to November 30, 2019

2019-11-14T17:06:18+00:00 November 14th, 2019|Categories: SNP|Tags: , , |

Topic Infographics should highlight a topic that is in line with Obesity Canada’s vision and mission. What is an infographic? An infographic is a visual way to display data or information that makes it easy to understand at a glance. It [...]

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