The ASCEND Global Obesity Training Centre Programme

2022-05-17T14:46:38-04:00February 1st, 2022|Categories: Education|Tags: , , |

Welcome to the ASCEND Global Obesity Training Centre Programme Apply to join the training session on 25–29 April 2022 with the team from the Edmonton Bariatric Subspecialty Clinic  The ASCEND Global Obesity Training Centre Programme is seeking health-care professionals in Canada who [...]

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 [...]

Obesity Canada is looking for a graphic designer/web designer

2021-03-03T16:53:53-05:00March 3rd, 2021|Categories: OC News|Tags: , , , |

Job Type: Full time, Temporary position Hours: The position is for 35 hours per week, Monday through Friday Office Location: University of Alberta, Li Ka Shing Centre for Health Research Innovation With the current COVID 19 situation the applicant will be [...]

Obesity Canada is looking for a Social Media / Marketing Coordinator

2021-03-03T16:43:21-05:00March 3rd, 2021|Categories: OC News|Tags: , , , |

Job Type: Full time, Temporary position Hours: The position is for 35 hours per week, Monday through Friday Location: University of Alberta, Li Ka Shing Centre for Health Research Innovation  With the current COVID-19 situation the applicant will be required to [...]

We Need Your Voice: Tell Your Governments to Do More on Obesity

2021-03-04T10:36:48-05:00March 3rd, 2021|Categories: OC News|Tags: , , , |

Blog written by Ian Patton, Director of Advocacy and Public Engagement.  For 5 years I have had some amazing opportunities to contribute on behalf of individuals living with obesity as a patient advocate.  I am proud of the work that Obesity [...]

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) [...]

Announcing the Winners of OC-SNP Awards for 2019/20!

2020-09-23T17:57:28-04:00September 23rd, 2020|Categories: Awards, SNP|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Today’s post comes from Laura Vergeer. Laura is a PhD Candidate in the Department of Nutritional Sciences at the University of Toronto. She is also the current Outgoing Chair of the OC-SNP National Executive. The OC-SNP National Executive is [...]

Introducing the 2020-2021 OC-SNP National Executive

2020-11-02T09:22:24-05:00September 21st, 2020|Categories: SNP|Tags: , , , , , |

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. As another summer comes to an end, it is time to [...]

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