10th Learning Retreat on the Principles and Practice of Interdisciplinary Obesity Management: October 10 & 11, 2019

2019-05-16T12:06:48+00:00 May 16th, 2019|Categories: OC News|Tags: , |

October 10 & 11, 2019 Toronto, ON An intensive educational experience with a strong emphasis on the practical aspects of obesity management and the role of the dietitian in inter-professional bariatric care. This certification will build knowledge in the areas of: [...]

Does A New Canadian Study on Cancer Inadvertently Make a Strong Case For Treating Obesity?

2019-05-13T10:27:27+00:00 May 13th, 2019|Categories: OC News|Tags: |

Does A New Canadian Study on Cancer Inadvertently Make a Strong Case For Treating Obesity? A post from Dr. Arya Sharma Last week, a series of papers by a pan-Canadian team of cancer researchers, published in Preventive Medicine, looks at the current [...]

Study Recruitment: Genetic Testing of Children and Adults with Obesity

2019-05-09T18:24:13+00:00 May 9th, 2019|Categories: OC News|Tags: , , , , , |

You or your child (age 2 or older) may be eligible for a genetic testing study to find out if the extra weight is due to genetics In this study we will: Ask you to visit us to the University of Alberta [...]

Obesity Canada Summer Student Position; Social Media Coordinator

2019-04-16T14:01:40+00:00 April 16th, 2019|Categories: OC News|Tags: |

Position Summary Under the direction of Obesity Canada’s Communication Director, this position is responsible for creating engaging content for the network’s social media presence, including keeping social media channels update and brand-focused.  The incumbent must have exceptional computer skills with a [...]

Obesity Canada Summer Student Position; Coordinator; University of Alberta

2019-04-16T13:57:56+00:00 April 16th, 2019|Categories: OC News|Tags: |

Obesity Canada is Canada’s leading obesity charity, made up of healthcare professionals, researchers, policy makers and people with an interest in obesity. The mission of Obesity Canada is to improve the lives of Canadians affected by obesity through the advancement of [...]

Full Program for the 6th Canadian Obesity Summit!

2019-03-27T11:00:34+00:00 March 27th, 2019|Categories: OC Events, OC News|Tags: , , , , |

CANADIAN OBESITY SUMMIT PROGRAM The Canadian Obesity Summit is a unique interdisciplinary conference designed to share current understanding of the causes, complications, treatments and prevention approaches for obesity. It is as much a networking event as it is a cutting-edge [...]

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