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

2020-09-23T17:57:28-04:00 September 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 [...]

Upcoming: OC-SNP COVID-19 Webinar

2020-07-15T15:34:05-04:00 July 15th, 2020|Categories: SNP|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Today’s post comes from Malcolm Snow. Malcolm is a 4th year undergraduate student at Memorial University of Newfoundland. He is also one of the Chapter Representatives on the OC-SNP National Executive. In mid-May, fellow Chapter Representative Joyla Furlano and I [...]

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

2020-09-16T12:17:13-04:00 July 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 [...]

2018-2019 Wrap Up: Obesity Canada Students’ and New Professionals

2019-07-02T09:27:16-04:00 July 2nd, 2019|Categories: OC News, SNP|Tags: , , , , , , |

Here we are again at the end of another year reflecting on the accomplishments of Obesity Canada’s Students’ and New Professionals (OC-SNPs) National Executive. This year was the first year that we in introduced our From Grad School and Beyond series. This [...]

Why it is important to implement a sex & gender lens in obesity research

2018-09-18T19:49:33-04:00 September 18th, 2018|Categories: SNP|Tags: , , , , |

Why it is important to implement a sex & gender lens in obesity research Today’s post comes from Amanda Raffoul. Amanda is a PhD Candidate in the School of Public Health and Health Systems at the University of Waterloo. She is also [...]

Words of Wisdom from Taniya and Nadia

2018-08-08T15:25:17-04:00 August 8th, 2018|Categories: OC News, SNP|Tags: , , |

Obesity Canada Students and New Professionals (OC-SNP) 2018-2019 National Executive is looking forward to the upcoming year. We hope to continue implementing some of OC-SNP’s previously successful initiatives including the Infographic Competition, Pedometer Challenge and Research Blitz. Building on the momentum from [...]

Meet the New OC-SNP Executive Team!

2018-08-08T15:38:18-04:00 August 7th, 2018|Categories: OC News, SNP|Tags: , , |

The incoming Obesity Canada - Students and New Professionals executive team has been elected! Taniya Nagpal, Chair Nadia Browne, Vice-Chair Amanda Raffoul, Outgoing Chair Melissa Fernandez, Outgoing Vice-Chair Katherine Ford, Financial Director Joyla Furlano, Recruitment Coordinator Kristen Reilly & Rebecca Christensen, Chapter [...]

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