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 [...]

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 [...]

Join a Study: Assessing the relationship between gestational weight gain and internalized weight bias in pregnant women.

2022-03-01T11:51:47-05:00February 18th, 2022|

Today's blog post is brought to you by Jacklyn Stewart, medical student, and Helena Piccinini-Vallis, MD PhD CCFP FCFP, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS. Those living with obesity commonly face stigmatization and pressures to lose weight, which can lead to adverse psychological [...]

No longer accepting applicants. Pediatric Obesity Management in Canada: Current Attitudes and Practices of Physicians towards Pharmacotherapy and Bariatric Surgery in Youth

2021-11-19T14:33:14-05:00October 7th, 2021|

Today's blog post is brought to you by Trisha Chloé Baluyot. Trisha is a kinesiologist at CEASO clinic at the Montreal Children’s Hospital and a MSc Candidate at Concordia University. Trisha is a Master’s student in the Department of Health, Kinesiology [...]

Member Profile

2021-03-08T10:54:44-05:00March 8th, 2021|

Today’s member profile comes from Dr. Taniya Singh Nagpal, PhD, Post-Doctoral Fellow at The University of Ottawa (Adamo Lab – Prevention in the Early Years Research Program) and with The Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada.  Dr. Nagpal is vice-chair [...]

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