Début le 11 août: Les lignes directrices de l’obésité chez les adultes: Quoi de neuf ?

2020-08-04T15:41:46-04:00 August 4th, 2020|Categories: Canadian Adult Clinical Practice Guidelines, OC Events, OC News, OC Online CE, Webinars|

La série de webinaires intitulée les lignes directrices chez les adultes Obésité Canada, et les bureaux du « Lifelong Learning » de l’Université de l’Alberta ainsi que les auteurs et autrices des toutes nouvelles lignes directrices canadiennes de l’obésité chez les adultes intitulée [...]

Join Our Online Communities

2020-08-05T15:07:47-04:00 August 3rd, 2020|Categories: Canadian Adult Clinical Practice Guidelines, OC News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Healthcare professionals and people living with obeisty can connect with peers to learn and share via Obesity Canada's new online community hubs.  OC Connect is a Mighty Networks community for anyone affected by obesity to meet and discuss their experience, ask questions [...]

UPDATE: Clinical Practice Guidelines for Managing Pediatric Obesity

2020-08-03T15:09:03-04:00 July 28th, 2020|Categories: OC News|Tags: , , , , |

Over the past few months, work has continued on updating the clinical practice guidelines for managing pediatric obesity in Canada. The group has been working with research methodologists who will be helping to lead the systematic reviews (5 will be conducted) [...]

Webinar Series Starts August 11: Adult Obesity Guidelines: What’s New?

2020-08-06T15:56:39-04:00 July 23rd, 2020|Categories: Canadian Adult Clinical Practice Guidelines, OC Events, OC News, OC Online CE|Tags: , , , , , , |

Register for the Tuesday sessions Register for the Thursday sessions Adult Obesity Guidelines Webinar Series Obesity Canada, the University of Alberta's Office of Lifelong Learning and the authors of the new Canadian Adult Obesity Clinical Practice Guidelines are [...]

Certified Bariatric Educator and Advancing Obesity Management Program Update

2020-07-14T12:10:21-04:00 July 14th, 2020|Categories: OC News|Tags: , , |

Effective June 29, 2020, the Certified Bariatric Educator program and the Advanced Obesity Management Program will be CLOSED to new applicants. The examination is being revised and updated to reflect the new recommendations outlined in the Canadian Adult Clinical Practice Guideline. We [...]

Select 5As materials are now completely free! Only pay the shipping!

2020-07-09T11:56:50-04:00 July 9th, 2020|Categories: OC News|Tags: , , , , , , , |

That's right, select materials are now completely free of charge - you just pay the shipping! Our No Size Fits All Brochure, Adult & Pregnancy Obesity Management Guides, and Obesity Fact Sheets are all available upon request.  The 5As were initially [...]

Volunteerism: 3 reasons to join the Obesity Canada Students and New Professionals

2020-07-08T11:20:55-04:00 July 8th, 2020|Categories: OC News|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Today’s post comes from Nadia Browne. Nadia is a Registered Dietitian and a PhD candidate in the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Alberta. She is also the Outgoing Vice-Chair of the OC-SNP National Executive. Since becoming a member [...]

Call for Beta Testers for Our New Online Community

2020-06-24T11:26:45-04:00 June 24th, 2020|Categories: OC News|Tags: , , , , , |

Obesity Canada has some big news for our members! For a while now, we have heard the frustrations of Canadians living with obesity that there is a lack of support, education and community for us. Where there are support networks, they often [...]

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