With summer a distant memory and the new school year in full swing, there’s lots of news to catch up on, including:
Over the past few weeks, our clinical and research teams made news worth sharing. Continue reading
It hasn’t been long since the last post in 2017, but a lot has happened since then!
We offer a number of weight management services for families at the PCWH since we know that a one-size-fits-all won’t meet the varied preferences and needs of our families. Continue reading
Few things are more gratifying for a clinical researcher than knowing that your research had a direct impact on clinical care. Continue reading
On a day-to-day basis, most of the research we do relates to managing and preventing obesity in children. However, a number of years ago, one of my mentors gave me advice to ‘branch out’ a bit to develop additional research interests and projects, especially ones that were complementary to the studies I spent most of my time on. Continue reading
Over the past several years, Arnaldo Perez (Dept of Pediatrics, UAlberta) played a leadership role in our research to better understand issues related to families’ engagement in pediatric weight management, which included drawing on data collected from families enrolled in our Should I Stay or Should I Go study. Continue reading