New Paper Accepted – Metabolically Healthy Obesity in Adolescents

A couple of years ago, I started working with Jennifer Kuk and one of her graduate students (Sarah Heinzle) from York University on a study of metabolically healthy obesity (MHO) in adolescents (n~600) who participated in the US-based National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES)Continue reading

Samah’s first publication

As many of you know, we’re one of eight sites participating in the CANadian Pediatric Weight management Registry (CANPWR), a longitudinal study of children and youth enrolled in multidisciplinary weight management clinics across the country. Our protocol paper describing the study has been accepted for publication by BMC Pediatrics. Will link to a pdf (open access) of the paper once it comes online.

Importantly for Sam (one of our PhD students), this will be her first academic publication. Congratulations, Sam! Sure to be the first of many…