Early Bird Registration For Canadian Obesity Summit Ends March 3rd
Thursday, February 26, 2015
For all my Canadian readers (and any international readers planning to attend), here just a quick reminder that the deadline for early bird discount registration for the upcoming 4th Canadian Obesity Summit in Toronto, April 28 – May 2, ends March 3rd.
To anyone who has been at a previous Canadian Summit, attending is certainly a “no-brainer” – for anyone, who hasn’t been, check out these workshops that are only part of the 5-day scientific program – there are also countless plenary sessions and poster presentations – check out the full program here.
Public Engagement Workshop (By Invitation Only)
Pre-Summit Prep Course – Overview of Obesity Management ($50)
Achieving Patient‐Centeredness in Obesity Management within Primary Care Settings
Obesity in young people with physical disabilities
CON-SNP Leadership Workshop: Strengthening CON-SNP from the ground up (Invitation only)
Exploring the Interactions Between Physical Well-Being and Obesity
Healthy Food Retail: Local public‐private partnerships to improve availability of healthy food in retail settings
How Can I Prepare My Patient for Bariatric Surgery? Practical tips from orientation to operating room
Intergenerational Determinants of Obesity: From programming to parenting
Neighbourhood Walkability and its Relationship with Walking: Does measurement matter?
The EPODE Canadian Obesity Forum: Game Changer
Achieving and Maintaining Healthy Weight with Every Step
Adolescent Bariatric Surgery – Now or Later? Teen and provider perspectives
Preventive Care 2020: A workshop to design the ideal experience to engage patients with obesity in preventive healthcare
Promoting Healthy Maternal Weights in Pregnancy and Postpartum
Rewriting the Script on Weight Management: Interprofessional workshop
SciCom-muniCON: Science Communication-Sharing and exchanging knowledge from a variety of vantage points
The Canadian Task Force on Preventive Health Care’s guidelines on obesity prevention and management in adults and children in primary care
Paediatric Obesity Treatment Workshop (Invitation only)
Balanced View: Addressing weight bias and stigma in healthcare
Drugs, Drinking and Disordered Eating: Managing challenging cases in bariatric surgery
From Mindless to Mindful Waiting: Tools to help the bariatric patient succeed
Getting Down to Basics in Designing Effective Programs to Promote Health and Weight Loss
Improving Body Image in Our Patients: A key component of weight management
Meal Replacements in Obesity Management: A psychosocial and behavioural intervention and/or weight loss tool
Type 2 Diabetes in Children and Adolescents: A translational view
Weight Bias: What do we know and where can we go from here?
Energy Balance in the Weight- Reduced Obese Individual: A biological reality that favours weight regain
Innovative and Collaborative Models of Care for Obesity Treatment in the Early Years
Transition of Care in Obesity Management : Bridging the gap between pediatric and adult healthcare services
Neuromuscular Meeting workshop – Please note: Separate registration is required for this event at no charge
To register – click here.