Exploring the Interplay Between Obesity and Vascular Health: Highlights from Vascular Day Sessions

2023-11-01T17:56:44-04:00November 1st, 2023|

Photo: (Left to right) Laurent Biertho, Judy Shiau,Sanjeev Sockalingam, Dayna Lee-Bagley, Michael Hawkins, Ximena Ramos-Salas, Mary Forhan (Missing: Stephen Glazer and Melanie Henderson) The recent Vascular Day sessions hosted by Obesity Canada brought to light the critical relationship between obesity and [...]

Get Connected in 2022

2021-12-17T14:17:34-05:00December 17th, 2021|

Get Connected in 2022 with Obesity Canada by joining us for our monthly webinar series Connected Conversations!  Kick the new year off right by joining hosts Lisa Schaffer and Ian Patton as they dig into the important conversations that need to [...]

Infographic Competition Results

2021-06-15T13:43:58-04:00June 15th, 2021|

Today’s post comes from Audrey St-Laurent. Audrey is a PhD Candidate in the Department of Nutrition at Laval University. She is also the current Chair of the OC-SNP National Executive. The OC-SNP National Executive just wrapped up their annual Infographic Competition [...]

Welcoming New Leadership

2021-06-03T12:07:27-04:00June 3rd, 2021|

Please join me in officially welcoming Dr. Mary Forhan, Chair of the Department of Occupational Therapy and Associate Professor, Faculty of Rehabilitation at the University of Alberta as our new Scientific Director. Mary has volunteered with OC since before day one, [...]

Setting Successful New Years Resolutions

2020-01-02T16:41:20-05:00January 2nd, 2020|

Today’s post comes from Jackie Brown. Jackie is a Research Assistant in the Centre for Global Child Health at The Hospital for Sick Children. She is also the current Resource Coordinator of the OC-SNP National Executive   Every new year brings a [...]