Every two years, the Canadian Obesity Network hosts a national summit on ‘all things obesity’. Continue reading
I received an email today from the Journal of Childhood Obesity to submit an article on any topic related to obesity in children. I hadn’t heard of the journal previously, so I went to their website. My first impression? Negative.
The 4th Canadian Obesity Summit in Toronto was a big hit and led to a few reflections. Continue reading
This morning, there’s a workshop at the Canadian Obesity Summit devoted to building capacity and networking among Ontario-based pediatric weight management programs. Continue reading
A number of us are off to Toronto this week to participate in the 4th Canadian Obesity Summit. Continue reading
Today, Arnaldo received a Travel Award from the Women and Children’s Health Research Institute (UAlberta) to support his participation in the upcoming Canadian Obesity Summit in Toronto. At the conference, he’ll be presenting a poster regarding parents’ strategies to enhance their children’s motivation to initiate weight management, which includes data from our Should I Stay or Should I Go study. Way to go, Arnaldo!
We have news on a few fronts related to using home visits for managing pediatric obesity at the Pediatric Centre for Weight and Health (Stollery Children’s Hospital), including: