Obesity Canada Job Posting: Social Media Coordinator

2021-09-09T15:37:48-04:00September 9th, 2021|Categories: OC News|Tags: , , |

Job Description: Social Media Coordinator Job Type: Part-time, contract Salary: $18.00-$22/hr (based on experience) Hours: The position is part-time, Monday through Friday with the possibility of full-time dependent on funding Location: Applicant will be required to work remotely from home __________________________________________________________________________________ [...]

Unfit for Work: Weight Discrimination in the Workplace

2021-06-04T13:31:52-04:00June 4th, 2021|Categories: Weight Bias|Tags: , , , , , , |

Today's blog post comes from Marcus Moore. Marcus is the Resource Coordinator of the Students and New Professionals National Executive and a law student at Western University. You can read his full bio on our SNP National Executive page. In the [...]

Students and New Professionals – National Executive Elections

2021-05-05T18:22:15-04:00May 4th, 2021|Categories: SNP|Tags: , , , , , , , |

The OC-SNP National Executive is a rewarding experience. We asked past and present OC-SNP National Executives, and 100% said they would recommend joining the OC-SNP Executive to their friends and colleagues. Below you’ll find what some had to say about their [...]

OC-SNP National Executive Team – What are you looking forward to in this new year?

2021-02-08T15:08:37-05:00February 8th, 2021|Categories: SNP|Tags: , , , , |

Today’s post was prepared by Claudia Holody in collaboration with the OC-SNP National Executive Team. Claudia is a graduate student at the University of Alberta and the current Communications Coordinator for the OC-SNP National Executive Team. Happy New Year! With the [...]

What are you looking forward to over the holidays?

2020-12-22T14:55:48-05:00December 22nd, 2020|Categories: SNP|Tags: , , , , |

Today’s post was prepared by Claudia Holody in collaboration with the OC-SNP National Executive Team. Claudia is a graduate student at the University of Alberta and current Communications Coordinator for the OC-SNP National Executive Team. With the holiday season coming up [...]

Applications now open: Director, School of Health Studies, Western University

2021-01-06T10:35:13-05:00December 21st, 2020|Categories: Education|Tags: , , , , , , |

Applications are invited for the position of Director, School of Health Studies in the Faculty of Health Sciences. The School of Health Studies was established in 2009, a natural evolution from its roots in an undergraduate Bachelor of Health Sciences (BHSc) [...]

UPDATE: Clinical Practice Guidelines for Managing Pediatric Obesity

2020-11-13T13:34:48-05:00July 28th, 2020|Categories: OC News|Tags: , , , , |

Over the past few months, work has continued on updating the clinical practice guidelines for managing pediatric obesity in Canada. The group has been working with research methodologists who will be helping to lead the systematic reviews (5 will be conducted) [...]

Select 5As materials are now completely free! Only pay the shipping!

2020-07-09T11:56:50-04:00July 9th, 2020|Categories: OC News|Tags: , , , , , , , |

That's right, select materials are now completely free of charge - you just pay the shipping! Our No Size Fits All Brochure, Adult & Pregnancy Obesity Management Guides, and Obesity Fact Sheets are all available upon request.  The 5As were initially [...]

Volunteerism: 3 reasons to join the Obesity Canada Students and New Professionals

2020-09-16T12:17:13-04:00July 8th, 2020|Categories: OC News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Today’s post comes from Nadia Browne. Nadia is a Registered Dietitian and a PhD candidate in the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Alberta. She is also the Outgoing Vice-Chair of the OC-SNP National Executive. Since becoming a member [...]

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