Community Engaged Learning in Obesity for Medical Students

2022-04-14T11:06:42-04:00April 14th, 2022|Categories: OC News|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

When we published our second Report Card on Access to Obesity Treatment back in 2019, one of the findings highlighted a significant issue in obesity management that has been echoed by our community members over and over. That is, the severe lack [...]

Join Our Online Communities

2020-09-01T08:56:23-04:00August 3rd, 2020|Categories: Canadian Adult Clinical Practice Guidelines, OC News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Healthcare professionals and people living with obesity can connect with peers to learn and share via Obesity Canada's new online community hubs.  OC Connect is a Mighty Networks community for anyone affected by obesity to meet and discuss their experience, ask questions [...]

Webinar Series: Adult Obesity Guidelines: What’s New? Part 1

2020-09-03T13:55:38-04:00July 23rd, 2020|Categories: Canadian Adult Clinical Practice Guidelines, OC Events, OC News, OC Online CE|Tags: , , , , , , |

Registration is still available for this webinar series! If you are registering after the start date of the series, a link to the recording's will be emailed to you. Register for the Tuesday sessions Register for the Thursday sessions [...]

Obesity Education Day for Healthcare Providers: Oakville, ON November 10th!

2018-11-14T16:49:03-05:00November 7th, 2018|Categories: OC Events|Tags: , |

It is with great pleasure we invite you to Obesity Education Day, which will focus on the latest research on obesity management and its complications. Guest Speakers: Dr. Sandy Van - CBT for weight management Dr. Sean Wharton - Future of Obesity medicine - [...]

2nd Annual Obesity Update for Healthcare Professionals – expired

2019-11-25T13:24:37-05:00July 26th, 2018|Categories: Education|Tags: , , , , , |

2nd Annual Obesity Update for Healthcare Providers Overview   Do you deliver primary care to patients living with obesity? 6 million Canadians are living with obesity, yet many healthcare professionals feel uncomfortable managing this chronic condition. During this SCOPE-accredited program leaders from [...]

New, Accredited Case Study Modules for Obesity Management

2018-03-01T14:18:01-05:00March 1st, 2018|Categories: OC News, OC Online CE|Tags: , , , , , , |

CON, in collaboration with our obesity society affiliates and mdBriefCase, has been working to expand resources and case studies available to primary care clinicians on obesity management. This international initiative has resulted in accredited learning, along with valuable publications and resources closely aligned with the 5As [...]

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