Events

Date
October 25, 2017

Location Details
October 25-26, 2017

Oakham House, Ryerson Student Centre
Thomas Lounge
55 Gould Street
Toronto ON M5B 1E9
http://ryersonstudentcentre.ca/

FEES (add HST)
Early bird, by Sep. 30
  • DC and/or CON Member = $595
  • Non Member = $750
Regular, after Sep. 30
  • DC and /or CON Member = $750
  • Non Member = $850


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BROCHURE

8th Learning Retreat on the Principles and Practice of Interdisciplinary Obesity Management for Dietitians - Toronto

The CON and DC Learning Retreat on the Principles and Practice of Interdisciplinary Obesity Management for Dietitians is an intensive educational experience with a strong emphasis on the practical aspects of obesity management and the role of the dietitian in inter-professional bariatric care.  This certification will build knowledge in the areas of: 5As of Obesity Management; EOSS; your role(s) as part of the interdisciplinary obesity management team; clinical assessment and medical management of obesity.

SPEAKERS

  • Jennifer Brown, MSc, RD, Ottawa Hospital Weight Management Clinic and Bariatric Centre of Excellence
  • Éric Doucet, PhD, Professor, Faculty of Health Sciences, School of Human Kinetics, University of Ottawa
  • Angie Hong, MD, CCFP, FCFP, ABOM diplomate, Discovery Weight Clinic, Toronto
  • Ian Patton, PhD, Vice-chair, CON Public Engagement Committee
  • Arya Sharma, MD, PhD, FRCPC, Professor and Chair, Obesity Research and Management, University of Alberta
  • Michael Vallis, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Psychology, Dalhousie University
  • Sean Wharton, MD, PharmD, FRCPC, Internal Medicine Specialist Adjunct Professor York, University, Department of Kinesiology and Health Sciences
Certificate of Attendance & Credits:
Upon having attended the Learning Retreat in its entirety, delegates will receive a certificate of attendance. This event is pending accreditation for SCOPE points and Continuing Professional Development (CPD) certification.
 
Co-Hosts: The Canadian Obesity Network (CON-RCO) and Dietitians of Canada (DC) are joint hosts of this retreat.

Contact: events@dietitians.ca

Last Updated: July 17, 2017


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