Full Program for the 6th Canadian Obesity Summit!

2019-03-27T11:00:34+00:00 March 27th, 2019|Categories: OC Events, OC News|Tags: , , , , |

CANADIAN OBESITY SUMMIT PROGRAM The Canadian Obesity Summit is a unique interdisciplinary conference designed to share current understanding of the causes, complications, treatments and prevention approaches for obesity. It is as much a networking event as it is a cutting-edge [...]

Summit Distinguished Lecturer (April 23, 2019): Carbs, Calories or Quality: What Matters Most for Weight Control?

2019-02-15T10:55:35+00:00 February 15th, 2019|Categories: OC News|Tags: , , , |

Dr. Kevin Hall, Senior Investigator, National Institute of Diabetes & Digestive & Kidney Diseases, National Institutes of Health (NIH), Bethesda, MD Fat makes you fat. Carbs make you fat. It’s as simple as calories in, calories out. The endless debates about putative dietary [...]

Now Accepting Student Travel Award Applications to the Canadian Obesity Summit!

2019-02-15T10:01:08+00:00 February 13th, 2019|Categories: Awards|Tags: , , , , , |

Obesity Canada 2-126 Li Ka Shing Centre for Health Research Innovation 8602 - 112 Street Edmonton, AB. T6G 2E1 Obesity Canada is pleased to offer up to eight travel awards to students (undergraduate, masters and PhD students) who have an obesity-related [...]

A Note on Professional Membership in Obesity Canada & Related Conference Discounts

2019-02-04T15:26:15+00:00 February 4th, 2019|Categories: OC News|Tags: |

Signing up for our professional newsletter replaces the more formal membership structure in place when Obesity Canada was known as the Canadian Obesity Network. If you were a professional member of the Canadian Obesity Network, your information was not transferred automatically to the Obesity [...]

6th Canadian Obesity Summit Plenary Speakers Vol. 1: A Who’s-Who in Obesity

2019-02-19T13:16:25+00:00 January 30th, 2019|Categories: OC News|Tags: , , |

Planning is picking up steam for the 6th Canadian Obesity Summit. Below, check out some of the dozens of plenary speakers and talks we will be featuring in Ottawa this April! As usual, it is a stellar lineup of leading Canadian [...]

6th Canadian Obesity Summit: Late-Breaking Call for Abstracts Closed – REGISTRATION IS OPEN!

2019-02-15T13:10:59+00:00 January 8th, 2019|Categories: OC Events, OC News|Tags: , , , , , , |

There is still time to submit an abstract to the 6th Canadian Obesity Summit, a truly unique, multidisciplinary conference. It only happens every other year, so submit your research by January 31, 2019! Also, registration is now open at the Westin Ottawa. [...]

TOPS New Investigator Research Award: Extended Application Deadline February 28, 2019

2019-01-31T14:28:01+00:00 November 26th, 2018|Categories: Awards, OC Events|Tags: , , , |

Mary Forhan with TOPS from the 2017 TOPS award presentation. EXTENDED APPLICATION DEADLINE - February 28, 2019 This award recognizes an individual for a singular achievement or their career contributions to research in the field of obesity. This award is made [...]

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