We Are Hiring: Education Coordinator

2024-02-13T14:10:10-05:00February 13th, 2024|

February 13, 2024 Location: Remote, Canada Duration: Full-time, 1-year contract (Possibility of extension depending on funding) Hours: 35 hours per week, Monday through Friday Position: Education Coordinator About Obesity Canada: Obesity Canada is the leading obesity-registered charity in Canada, with a [...]

New Publication: Transforming the landscape of obesity education – The Canadian obesity education competencies

2023-11-03T14:30:28-04:00November 3rd, 2023|

Obesity Canada’s Education Action Team has been working diligently and has recently published a robust obesity education competency set. Below is the abstract for the paper. Background With ongoing gaps in obesity education delivery for health professions in Canada and around [...]

New Publication: A scoping review of obesity education interventions for current and prospective medical professionals in Canada

2023-09-26T09:45:22-04:00September 13th, 2023|

Obesity Canada's Education Action Team has been working diligently and has recently published a Scoping Review in Obesity Pillars. Below is the abstract for the paper. Background Obesity is a prevalent chronic disease in Canada. Individuals living with obesity frequently interact [...]

New Publication: Implementing evidence-based obesity management guidelines requires development of medical competencies: A commentary outlining future directions in obesity education in Canada

2023-09-14T15:01:30-04:00September 13th, 2023|

Some members of Obesity Canada's Education Action Team recently published a commentary paper on obesity Education in Canada and planned activities for the Education Action  Team over the coming months. Below is the abstract for the article. Background This commentary provides [...]

Obesity Training Days Postponed

2023-08-30T15:25:11-04:00August 30th, 2023|

Unfortunately due to changing circumstances we have elected to postpone Obesity Training Days. In lieu of this, Obesity Canada will be hosting a Summit in-person, in Banff, Alberta April 3-6, 2024. Stay tuned for further details. If you have any questions [...]

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