Advocacy Crash Course

2020-07-02T16:47:30-04:00July 2nd, 2020|

This blog post comes from Ian Patton, our Director of Public Advocacy and Engagement. You may reach Ian at patton@obesitynetwork.ca Today I came across this blog post from Imagine Canada which I thought was a simple and easy read as [...]

Learn How To Help Your Patients Living With Obesity; Edmonton, AB Event! January 28, 2020

2020-01-16T11:34:50-05:00January 16th, 2020|

This event is open to member physicians and their multidisciplinary team members from any of the Edmonton Zone Primary Care Networks. January 28, 2020 5:30PM - 8:00PM St. Basil's Cultural Centre; 10819 71Ave NW, Edmonton Registration: plp-help-your-patients-living-with-obesity.eventbrite.ca or call 587.758.6890 [...]

Role of the Brain: Novel Approaches to Managing Obesity (CME)

2018-08-22T18:32:26-04:00August 22nd, 2018|

Increase your knowledge of Obesity Management This program will review the different socio-cultural, physiological, biomedical, psychological and iatrogenic factors that can contribute to a positive energy balance, subsequent weight gain and obesity. Over-eating and increased energy intake are not always related to [...]