2022-09-27T15:46:48-04:00September 27th, 2022|

Obesity Canada Community - We Need Your Help! We are looking for family doctors, pediatricians, and nurse practitioners to participate in a focus group on clinical assessment in managing pediatric obesity, as part of the development of the new clinical practice [...]

Call for PhD students, residents and postdoctoral fellows for the winter camp of CMDO network

2022-09-06T19:26:54-04:00September 6th, 2022|

Today's blog post is brought to you by Lucien Junior Bergeron, Chief Operating Officer of the Quebec Cardiometabolic Health, Diabetes and Obesity Network – www.rrcmdo.ca/en. Created in April 2012 by the Fonds de Recherche du Québec - Santé (FRQS), the mission [...]

Study Participants Needed

2022-07-27T10:56:19-04:00July 27th, 2022|

Hello colleagues! If you are a physician with expertise in obesity, I hope you will consider supporting my medical school research project by completing an online survey of obesity knowledge based on the 2020 Canadian Adult Obesity Clinical Practice Guidelines.  My [...]

Not Until you Lose Weight! Experiences of weight bias and being denied treatment based on BMI

2022-09-06T17:24:49-04:00July 6th, 2022|

Living with obesity comes with many challenges, from the impact on health to social or environmental limitations. These challenges are hard enough on their own without being made unnecessarily worse from the people and systems that are supposed to help, however [...]

Closed: Study participants needed: Investigating perspectives of maternal healthcare providers caring for patients who have obesity

2022-07-13T10:11:10-04:00June 14th, 2022|

You are invited to participate in this study as you are currently a practicing or in training Canadian maternal healthcare provider. The primary purpose of this study is to learn about the attitudes and opinions that practicing and in-training maternal [...]

Published: Pediatric Obesity

2022-06-06T13:45:37-04:00June 6th, 2022|

Summary Objective To assess stakeholder ratings of health indicators and subgroup analyses in systematic reviews used to update the Canadian Clinical Practice Guideline for Managing Paediatric Obesity. Methods Stakeholders (caregivers of children with obesity and Clinical Practice Guideline Steering Committee members) completed [...]

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