A new and exciting opportunity for a fully funded postdoctoral fellowship in the Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Alberta is available. The 2-year position is contingent upon securing funding from the Alberta Bone and Joint Health Institute. Located in Edmonton, the University of Alberta is one of Canada’s top teaching and research universities.
The CON-SNP Mentorship Matching Program aims to build a relationship between established researchers and leaders in obesity and trainees early in their career. This program is intended to facilitate and promote networking and career development opportunities for mentees
York University, School of Kinesiology and Health Science, Faculty of Health, Toronto, Ontario –
Applications are invited for a position in the School of Kinesiology and Health Science in the area of
Chronic Diseases and Global Health at the rank of Assistant Professor
YORK UNIVERSITY, School of Kinesiology and Health Science, Faculty of Health, Toronto, Ontario –
Applications are invited for a full-time tenure-track position in Chronic Diseases and Global
Health at the rank of Assistant Professor to commence July 1, 2018.
Tuesday, May 30, 2017, from 6-8pm
The 5th Canadian Obesity Summit was another success - thank you to all who attended! Each biennial conference begins and ends with awards acknowledging the great research being done in Canada by both established and emerging professionals. Congratulations to the 2017 award recipients
Canadians living with obesity are gravely underserved by Canada’s public health systems and private benefits plans, according to a report released today by the Canadian Obesity Network (CON-RCO).
The Obesity Action Coalition (OAC) is excited to announce that registration for the 6th Annual Your Weight Matters National Convention is now open!
The Canadian Obesity Network asks media to refresh visuals with non-biased, respectful images of people living with obesity to avoid stigmatizing portrayals
Learning Retreat on the Principles and Practice of Interdisciplinary Obesity Management for Dietitians.
Dedicated exclusively to children and their families, The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids) is one of the largest and most respected paediatric healthcare centres in the world. As innovators in child health, we lead and partner to improve the health of children through the integration of healthcare, leading-edge research and education.
Don’t miss out on the opportunity to work alongside the world’s best in paediatric healthcare. Link to Website
Participants are needed in a clinical research study at the University of Alberta. The study will look at how the accuracy of autonomic blood pressure monitor compares to standard blood pressure measurements in individuals with obesity.
As the province’s largest health research study, Alberta’s Tomorrow Project (ATP) has amassed a vast database over the past sixteen years, and is inviting researchers to apply for access.
Celebrate the 10th anniversary of CON-RCO, showcase your research and connect with your peers at the 5th COS in Banff, Alberta next April.
Drs. Chaput and LeBlanc answer viewers' questions following their webinar 'Sleep, Exercise & Obesity' (July 27, 2016).
Stock up on our 5A’s of Obesity Management tools today!
The Canadian Obesity Network is pleased to offer 2 travel awards to students or postdoctoral fellows who have an obesity-related abstract accepted for presentation at the conference.
Dr. Sean Wharton answers viewers' questions following his webinar 'Obesity Treatment in Canada: What are the options?' (June 29, 2016).
Drs. Angela Alberga and Sara Kirk answer viewers' questions following their webinar 'EveryBODY Matters: Challenging Weight Bias & Discrimination in Our Everyday Lives' (May 24, 2016).
We aim to create an online list of services available to children and youth with obesity in order to showcase the important elements of each program and where it is offered.