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6th Conference on Recent Advances in the Prevention and Treatment of Childhood and Adolescent Obesity

October 24, 2016 - October 26, 2016

Strengthening our Understanding of the Mind-Body Interconnection


The 6th Conference will focus on the role of mental health in the etiology and management of childhood and adolescent obesity. Specifically, the conference will provide insight on prevention and management strategies in childhood obesity at the policy, school, public health, and all care levels through a mental health lens.

Our conference brochure, registration and schedule have all now been released.  This year we are in collaboration with CHEO and we have a full schedule of speakers to present such as Meg Zeller, Jean Philippe Chaput and Christopher Mushquash (see brochure for more).


Website: http://interprofessional.ubc.ca/Obesity2016
Brochure: http://www.interprofessional.ubc.ca/Obesity2016/brochure2016.pdf

Registration: https://ubc.eventsair.com/cao/registration/Site/Register

Email marketing.ipce@ubc.ca for questions or to get on an enquiry list for updates.



October 24, 2016
October 26, 2016


Ottawa, Ontario Canada


UBC Interprofessional Continuing Education
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