Are you looking for an opportunity to get involved with an inspiring team of individuals to provide support to Canadians who are living with or who have been affected by Obesity? Obesity Canada is Canada’s leading obesity charity, composed of healthcare professionals, researchers, policy makers and people with an interest in Obesity. 

The Obesity Canada Students and New Professionals (OC-SNP) National Executive is a team of students and new professionals who are members of Obesity Canada and are committed to growing its vision and supporting OC-SNP university chapters across the country. OC-SNP members work together to organize and facilitate various initiatives including professional development video series, mentorship activities, journal clubs, conferences, guest lectures, public outreach events, friendly competition, and physical activity challenges/events across Canada. 

Being on the executive team is both an educational and memorable experience, as it allows you to expand your current network and take on a position of leadership. Our application is now open for the 2021 – 2022 year, with 11 different positions to choose from; all offering a unique experience and opportunity for you to help reach any professional and/or personal goals. 

The open positions are:

  • Chair
  • Vice Chair
  • Recruitment Coordinator
  • Special Event Coordinator(s)
  • Communications Coordinator
  • Resource Coordinator
  • Financial Coordinator
  • National Chapter Representative
  • Public Engagement Committee Representative

Download this PDF to learn more about each role!

If you are interested in joining our team, please send your letter of intent (~250 words) and C.V. to by July 23rd, 2021. Please include the position which you are applying for in the subject line of your email. We look forward to learning more about you!