The Sandbox Project Partner – The Canadian Obesity Network presents: Pediatric Weight Management In Focus

What: A practical, interdisciplinary training session for primary care clinicians with an interest in enhancing the weight management care they provide to children and youth (and their families) with obesity.

When: April 2-4, 2012

Where: Sheraton Wall Centre, Vancouver, BC

Who: Any primary care clinician (e.g., dietitians, nurses, psychologists, physicians, kinesiologists, physical therapists, occupational therapists and social workers)

Learning Objectives

To enhance healthcare professionals' knowledge, skill and competence in:

  • Behavioral, physiological, psychosocial, and sociocultural factors that impact pediatric obesity
  • Clinical assessment methods in pediatric obesity
  • Evidence-based intervention strategies for managing pediatric obesity
  • Practical tips and tools that can be integrated into everyday practice

We hope to welcome you in Vancouver!

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