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2019-07-22T16:29:18+00:00 July 22nd, 2019|Categories: OC Events|Tags: , , |

REGISTER HERE Overview Do you deliver primary care to patients living with obesity? 6 million Canadians are living with obesity, yet many healthcare professionals feel uncomfortable managing this chronic condition. During this SCOPE-accredited program leaders from our own professional communities [...]

New CPD program for Heathcare Professionals: The Obesity-Cancer Link

2019-08-16T09:13:28+00:00 July 19th, 2019|Categories: OC Online CE|Tags: , |

Obesity has become a global epidemic, with rates increasing dramatically in the last few decades. Despite the attention obesity has been gaining in the past years, the link between obesity and cancer remains under-recognized. Researchers believe that obesity will soon overtake [...]

OC-Ottawa Gatineau event: Should we recommend patients to target the healthy weight category?

2019-06-19T12:01:42+00:00 June 7th, 2019|Categories: Local Chapters|Tags: , , |

Obesity Canada's local Ottawa Gaineau chapter held an event on May 31, 2019 at the LEAF Weight Management Clinic. Dr. Jo-Anne Gilbert was the invited keynote speaker for this evening event. Dr. Jo-Anne Gilbert has a PhD in kinesiology. She specializes [...]

Obesity Canada Local Chapters

2019-05-28T12:22:09+00:00 May 27th, 2019|Categories: Local Chapters|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Obesity Canada has local chapters across the country. Get involved! With over 30,000 members nationwide, Obesity Canada is the largest organization of obesity professionals in the world. As the network spans such a large and diverse geography, there is a need [...]

Post Doctoral Position in Bariatric Care and Rehabilitation: University of Alberta

2019-05-27T09:45:41+00:00 May 27th, 2019|Categories: OC News|Tags: |

POSTDOCTORAL POSITION IN BARIATRIC CARE AND REHABILITATION Bariatric Care and Rehabilitation Research Group The Department of Occupational Therapy, Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine at the University of Alberta is offering a postdoctoral position in obesity management, bariatric care and health service design [...]

Obesity Canada Distinguished Lecturer Award

2019-05-16T12:48:00+00:00 May 16th, 2019|Categories: Awards|Tags: , , , , |

For each Summit, Obesity Canada’s Science Committee solicits nominations for the Distinguished Lecturer Award. This award is given to a Canadian researcher who has demonstrated excellence and innovation in a field of study related to Obesity Canada’s mission. This year’s winner [...]

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