Welcome to the Montreal chapter of Obesity Canada!
Get excited, and get in on the ground level. Just like OC, OC-MTL is free and open to any health practitioner, researcher, policy maker or other professional working in obesity or a related area, who is a member Obesity Canada.
Make sure you don’t miss any opportunities to network, learn, build partnerships, and improve strategies to address, prevent, and treat obesity in Montreal.
To join the OC-MTL Local Chapter, please email us. With that, you will be part of the OC-MTL family! We look forward to many exciting new opportunities to network, learn, build partnerships, and improve strategies to address, prevent, and treat obesity in Montreal.
Co-President: Jo-Anne Gilbert
Co-President: Angela Alberga
"The holy grail in my research field would be to develop a noninvasive strategy based on imaging that would reduce or alleviate the need for liver biopsy in patients with nonalcoholic fatty or nonalcoholic steatohepatitis", says Dr. An Tang. As an abdominal radiologist working in [...]
Obesity Canada has local chapters across the country. Get involved! With over 30,000 members nationwide, Obesity Canada is the largest organization of obesity professionals in the world. As the network spans such a large and diverse geography, there is a need to deploy Obesity Canada [...]
Meet the Obesity Canada - Montreal Local Chapter! Angela Alberga Dr. Angela Alberga is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Health, Kinesiology, and Applied Physiology at Concordia University. Her current research program focuses on understanding how societal, school and other institutional factors influence weight-related issues including obesity, [...]