Study Participants Needed

2022-07-27T10:56:19-04:00July 27th, 2022|

Hello colleagues! If you are a physician with expertise in obesity, I hope you will consider supporting my medical school research project by completing an online survey of obesity knowledge based on the 2020 Canadian Adult Obesity Clinical Practice Guidelines.  My [...]

No longer accepting applicants. Pediatric Obesity Management in Canada: Current Attitudes and Practices of Physicians towards Pharmacotherapy and Bariatric Surgery in Youth

2021-11-19T14:33:14-05:00October 7th, 2021|

Today's blog post is brought to you by Trisha Chloé Baluyot. Trisha is a kinesiologist at CEASO clinic at the Montreal Children’s Hospital and a MSc Candidate at Concordia University. Trisha is a Master’s student in the Department of Health, Kinesiology [...]

Member Profile

2021-03-08T10:54:44-05:00March 8th, 2021|

Today’s member profile comes from Dr. Taniya Singh Nagpal, PhD, Post-Doctoral Fellow at The University of Ottawa (Adamo Lab – Prevention in the Early Years Research Program) and with The Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada.  Dr. Nagpal is vice-chair [...]

Member Profile

2021-03-01T09:02:59-05:00March 1st, 2021|

Today’s member profile comes from Ms. Candace Vilhan B.A Psych., E.C.E, C.B.E Behaviourist, Certified Bariatric Educator, and Weight Management Clinic & Bariatric Centre of Excellence at The Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa, Ontario.  Ms. Vilhan sits on the Clinical Adults Committee .    [...]

Member Profile

2021-02-22T09:24:08-05:00February 22nd, 2021|

Today’s member profile comes from Dr. Geoff Ball, Geoff DC Ball, PhD, RD is Professor and Associate Chair (Research), Department of Pediatrics of Alberta Health Services Chair in Obesity Research Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry, University of Alberta, and Director, Pediatric [...]

Member Profile

2021-02-16T11:19:45-05:00February 16th, 2021|

Today’s member profile comes from Dr. Helena Piccinini-Vallis MD PhD CCFP FCFP, Associate Professor and Clinician Researcher at the Department of Family Medicine, and Cross-appointment with Obstetrics and Gynecology, Interim Research Director, Department of Family Medicine at the Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada Dr. Piccinini-Vallis [...]

Member Profile

2021-02-08T14:45:17-05:00February 8th, 2021|

Today’s member profile comes from  Dr. Sara Kirk, PhD, Professor of Health Promotion and Scientific Director of the Healthy Populations Institute, Dalhousie University, Canada. Dr. Kirk is Chair on the Weight Bias & Stigma Committee.  I am a Professor of Health [...]

Member Profile

2021-02-01T09:21:29-05:00February 1st, 2021|

Today’s member profile comes from Dr. Sarah Nutter, PhD, Assistant Professor of Counselling Psychology, and Educational Psychology and Leadership Studies at the University of Victoria.  Dr. Nutter sits on the Weight Bias & Stigma Committee.  Dr. Sarah Nutter is an assistant [...]

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