Ottawa Gatineau Chapter

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Welcome to the Ottawa Gatineau chapter of Obesity Canada!

Le OC-YOW Ottawa Gatineau est un groupe local multidisciplinaire de professionnels de la santé et de membres de la communauté intéressés par les problématiques de l’obésité et de la santé au Canada.

Notre mission est de favoriser les échanges socioprofessionnels entre les professionnels de la santé, les chercheurs, les étudiants, les professeurs et les membres de la communauté intéressés par la problématique de l’obésité et ses répercussions sociales, culturelles, économiques et physique au Canada

The OC- YOW Ottawa-Gatineau Chapter is a multidisciplinary group of local health professional members interested in obesity treatment and prevention in Canada.

Our mission is to promote networking opportunities between healthcare professionals, researchers, students, teachers, and person affected by obesity interested in obesity and the associated social, cultural, economic and physical interactions on the health of Canadians.

If you are interested in joining the Ottawa Gatineau local chapter, please email us!

President:  Judy Shiau

Vice President: David Harris

Secretary: Jennifer Brown

Treasurer: Aurelie Baillot

If you are interested in joining the Executive team, email us!

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