2021-10-12T16:15:25-04:00October 12th, 2021|Categories: Research|Tags: , , |

Read Obesity Canada’s findings on the ACTION study by clicking the images (top thumbnail for full report and bottom thumbnail for infographic).  Healthcare professionals, employers and people living with obesity disagree on how the disease develops, how to manage it and [...]

Report Card

2021-10-12T14:43:50-04:00October 12th, 2021|Categories: Research|Tags: , , , |

Download here: Report Card on Access to Care Infographic on Access to Care PowerPoint Slide Deck Appendices to the Report Card on Access to Care Download the archived 2017 Report Card on Access to Obesity Treatment for Adults in Canada Obesity [...]

Pediatric Obesity Management in Canada: Current Attitudes and Practices of Physicians towards Pharmacotherapy and Bariatric Surgery in Youth

2021-10-07T13:19:28-04:00October 7th, 2021|Categories: Research|Tags: , , |

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 & [...]

Reasons to attend the 2021 Obesity Canada Summit

2021-04-01T13:40:37-04:00March 29th, 2021|Categories: cos7, OC Events, Research|Tags: , , , |

Today’s post comes from Kerri Delaney. Kerri is a PhD Candidate in the Department of Health, Kinesiology, and Applied Physiology at Concordia University. She is also the current Special Events Coordinator of the OC-SNP National Executive. The Obesity Canada Summit is [...]

Member Profile

2021-03-08T10:54:44-05:00March 8th, 2021|Categories: OC News, Research|Tags: , |

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 [...]

Member Profile

2021-03-01T09:02:59-05:00March 1st, 2021|Categories: OC News, Research|Tags: , |

Today’s member profile comes from Ms. Candace Vilhan B.A Psych., E.C.E, C.B.E Behaviourist, Certified Bariatric Educator, and Weight Management Clinic & Bariatric Centre of Excellence at The Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa, Ontario.  Ms. Vilhan sits on the Clinical Adults Committee .    [...]

Member Profile

2021-02-22T09:24:08-05:00February 22nd, 2021|Categories: OC News, Research|Tags: , |

Today’s member profile comes from Dr. Geoff Ball, Geoff DC Ball, PhD, RD is Professor and Associate Chair (Research), Department of Pediatrics of Alberta Health Services Chair in Obesity Research Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry, University of Alberta, and Director, Pediatric [...]

Member Profile

2021-02-16T11:19:45-05:00February 16th, 2021|Categories: OC News, Research|Tags: , |

Today’s member profile comes from Dr. Helena Piccinini-Vallis MD PhD CCFP FCFP, Associate Professor and Clinician Researcher at the Department of Family Medicine, and Cross-appointment with Obstetrics and Gynecology, Interim Research Director, Department of Family Medicine at the Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada Dr. Piccinini-Vallis [...]

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