Member Profile

2021-01-12T10:53:46-05:00January 12th, 2021|

Today’s member profile comes from Dr. Christian F. Rueda-Clausen M.D. Ph.D., ABOMd clinical and academic credentials include his Clinical specialty training in Internal Medicine and a Clinical Fellowship in Adult Gastroenterology Dr. Rueda-Clausen sits on the Clinical Adults Committee.  Dr. Rueda-Clausen [...]

Member Profile

2020-12-14T09:19:13-05:00December 14th, 2020|

Today’s member profile comes from M. Brenndon Goodman, Ph.D. Student at Osgoode law school of York University in Toronto, Ontario. M. Goodman sits on the Public Engagement Committee, and also on the Students and New Professionals Committee.  Brenndon Goodman attends Osgoode [...]

Member Profile

2020-12-07T13:12:58-05:00December 7th, 2020|

Today’s member profile comes from Dr. Sue Pedersen, MD, FRCPC, Specialist in Endocrinology & Metabolism Diplomate, American Board of Obesity Medicine C-ENDO Diabetes & Endocrinology Clinic Calgary, AB, Canada. Dr. Pederson sits on the Clinical Adults Committee.  Dr Sue Pedersen is [...]

Member Profile

2022-02-07T14:56:17-05:00November 30th, 2020|

Today’s member profile comes from Dr. Annalijn Conklin, PhD, MPH, Assistant Professor in UBC’s Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences and a Scientist in the Centre for Health Evaluation and Outcomes Sciences at St. Paul’s Hospital in Vancouver. Dr. Conklin sits on the [...]

Member Profile

2020-11-23T09:09:55-05:00November 23rd, 2020|

Today’s member profile comes from Dr. Stephen Glazer, MD FRCPC FCCP  Medical Director for both the Bariatric Surgical and Medical Program at Humber River Hospital, a dedicated center of excellence for the management of Obesity in Ontario, and the President of [...]

Leadership Team Profile

2023-05-04T13:31:03-04:00November 16th, 2020|

Today’s profile comes from Dr. Ximena Ramos Salas, Ph.D., Director Research & Policy at Obesity Canada (consultant) Why I became an obesity advocate My Name is Ximena Ramos Salas and I am Director of Research and Policy at Obesity Canada. Obesity [...]

Member Profile

2020-11-09T11:30:08-05:00November 9th, 2020|

Today’s member profile comes from Dr. Jonathan Little, Ph.D.,  Associate Professor, and Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research Scholar in the School of Health and Exercise Sciences at the University of British Columbia – Okanagan Campus in Kelowna, BC. Dr. Little [...]

Member Profile

2020-11-02T09:10:44-05:00November 2nd, 2020|

Today’s member profile comes from Dr. Kate Storey, PhD, RD, Associate Professor in the School of Public Health at the University of Alberta, Distinguished Researcher - Stollery Children’s Hospital Foundation, and CIHR New Investigator. Dr. Storey sits on the Population, Public [...]

Action Study on Obesity Attitudes

2022-07-19T12:11:59-04:00October 12th, 2020|

Download report Read Obesity Canada’s findings on the ACTION study by clicking the images (top thumbnail for full report and bottom thumbnail for infographic).  Healthcare professionals, employers and people living with obesity disagree on how the disease develops, how to [...]