Advance Program

6:30 – 18:00 Registration Desk Open
8:30 – 10:00 Session Title Speaker(s)
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Redesigning the Obesity Experience Mary Forhan, Chris Ferguson, Mike Loveless, Michelle McCune
Obesity & Fetal Programming:
How Important Is 9 Months Anyway
Helena Piccinini‐Vallis, Laura Gaudet, Andrée Gruslin, Christian Rueda-Clausen, Kristi Adamo, Zach Ferraro, Rhonda Bell
Beyond Numbers: Improving Nutritional Management of Bariatric Surgery Patients Through Improved Intake, Counseling and Physical Diagnosis Jacqueline Jacques, Margeaux Maniatis
5A's of Pediatric Obesity Management Jane Rutherford, Stasia Hadjiyannakis, Laurie Clark, Annick Buchholz, Anna Aylett
Health at Every Size: A Compassionate Approach to Body Weight Jacqui Gingras, Julie Rochefort, Lucy Aphramor
Building an Interdisciplinary Treatment Team:
Lessons Learned from a Collaborative Bariatric Treatment Program
Susan Wnuk, Patti Kastanias, Raed Hawa, Mary Weiland, Marlene Taube-Schiff
Public Health in Focus (hosted by the Public Health Agency of Canada):
Surveillance of Environmental Influences and Behaviours Associated with Child and Adolescent Obesity - within the Canadian context
Margaret de Groh, Elaine Jones-McLean, Yipu Shi, Monique Potvin-Kent
Clinic in Focus

Co-Chairs: Priya Manjoo, Vancouver Island Health Authority & David Macklin, WeightCare

10:00 – 10:30 Coffee Break*
10:30 – 12:00 Session Title Speaker(s)
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Redesigning the Obesity Experience(continued) Mary Forhan, Chris Ferguson, Mike Loveless, Michelle McCune
Obesity & Fetal Programming:
How Important Is 9 Months Anyway (continued)
Helena Piccinini‐Vallis, Laura Gaudet, Andrée Gruslin, Christian Rueda-Clausen, Kristi Adamo, Zach Ferraro, Rhonda Bell
Beyond Numbers: Improving Nutritional Management of Bariatric Surgery Patients Through Improved Intake, Counseling and Physical Diagnosis (continued) Jacqueline Jacques, Margeaux Maniatis
5A's of Pediatric Obesity Management (continued) Jane Rutherford, Stasia Hadjiyannakis, Laurie Clark, Annick Buchholz, Anna Aylett
Health at Every Size: A compassionate approach to body weight (continued) Jacqui Gingras, Julie Rochefort, Lucy Aphramor
Building an Interdisciplinary Treatment Team:
Lessons Learned from a Collaborative Bariatric Treatment Program (continued)
Susan Wnuk, Patti Kastanias, Raed Hawa, Mary Weiland, Marlene Taube-Schiff
Public Health in Focus (hosted by the Public Health Agency of Canada):
Complementary Approaches to Modeling Projected Health and Economic Impacts of Obesity in Canada
Suzanne Ross, Patricia W. Lau, Ronald Wall, Claude Nadeau, Christina Bancej (moderator)

Clinic in Focus

Co-Chairs: Tom Warshawski, Kelowna, BC & Jean-Pierre Despres, Quebec City, QC

12:00 – 13:30 Lunch Break*
12:15 - 13:15

Hosted by the Canadian Obesity Network - Student and New Professional (CON-SNP):
Private Partnerships: Solution or Problem?
Open to all Summit delegates


Co-Chair: Diane Finegood

Speakers: Michael Lyon, Richard Ellis, Kim Raine, Yoni Freedhoff

13:30 – 15:00 Session Title Speaker(s)
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Promoting Healthy Weights - Evidence for a new Paradigm to Address Weight Bias and Promote Mental Health Ann Pederson, Lydia Drasic, Kimberley Korf-Uzan, Kiera Ishamel, Alberta Girardi
Obesity & Fetal Programming: 
How Important Is 9 Months Anyway (continued)
Helena Piccinini‐Vallis, Laura Gaudet, Andrée Gruslin, Christian Rueda-Clausen, Kristi Adamo, Zach Ferraro, Rhonda Bell
Overconsumption of Sugar-Sweetened Beverages:
A Powerful Marketing Unveiled, a Multi Level Range of Actions to Explore
Suzie Pellerin, Tom Warshawski, Kim Raine, Philippe Jacques
5A's of Pediatric Obesity Management (continued) Jane Rutherford, Stasia Hadjiyannakis, Laurie Clark, Annick Buchholz, Anna Aylett
Behavioural Responses to Obesity Policy Interventions Sean Cash, Helen Jensen, Monika Hartmann, Jutta Roosen, Anna Farmer, Larissa Drescher, ShirleyMacLaughlin, Carola Grebitus
Mind, Exercise, Nutrition, Do It! (MEND) Canadian Adaptation: How Canada is supporting the Declaration on Prevention and Promotion and the Federal Neil MacDonald, Paul Sacher, Farah Bandali, Carrie Matteson, Carol Rodgers, Patti-Jean Naylor

Clinic in Focus

Co-Chairs: Dina Panagiotopoulos, Vancouver, BC & Gillian Hawker, Toronto, ON

This program was supported in part by an educational grant from PGX Health Care Solutions.

 


15:00 – 15:30 Coffee Break*
15:30 – 17:00 Session Title Speaker(s)
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Promoting Healthy Weights - Evidence for a new Paradigm to Address Weight Bias and Promote Mental Health (continued) Ann Pederson, Lydia Drasic, Kimberley Korf-Uzan, Kiera Ishamel, Alberta Girardi
Obesity & Fetal Programming: 
How Important Is 9 Months Anyway (continued)
Helena Piccinini‐Vallis, Laura Gaudet, Andrée Gruslin, Christian Rueda-Clausen, Kristi Adamo, Zach Ferraro, Rhonda Bell
Overconsumption of Sugar-Sweetened Beverages:
A Powerful Marketing Unveiled, a Multi Level Range of Actions to Explore
(continued)
Suzie Pellerin, Tom Warshawski, Kim Raine, Philippe Jacques
5A's of Pediatric Obesity Management (continued)
Jane Rutherford, Stasia Hadjiyannakis, Laurie Clark, Annick Buchholz, Anna Aylett
Behavioural Responses to Obesity Policy Interventions (continued) Sean Cash, Helen Jensen, Monika Hartmann, Jutta Roosen, Anna Farmer, Larissa Drescher, MacLaughlin, Carola Grebitus
Mind, Exercise, Nutrition, Do It! (MEND) Canadian Adaptation: How Canada is supporting the Declaration on Prevention and Promotion and the Federal (continued) Neil MacDonald, Paul Sacher, Farah Bandali, Carrie Matteson, Carol Rodgers, Patti-Jean Naylor
The Development of a Translational Research Program in Bariatric Care in Newfoundland and Labrador Laurie Twells, Kendra Lester, Deborah Gregory

Clinic in Focus

Co-Chairs: Geeta Achyuthan, Regina, SK & Scott Lear, Vancouver, BC

17:00 – 18:30 Canadian Obesity Summit 2013 Opening Ceremony
Words of Welcome - Ian Janssen, Chair CON-RCO Science Committee, COS Organizing Committee
Special Guests Welcome
Introduction to TOPS New Investigator Award - Barbara Cady, Take Off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS) President
TOPS Award Plenary
Introduction to CON-RCO Distinguished Lecturer Award - Ian Janssen
CON-RCO Distinguished Lecture Plenary
18:30 – 20:30 Welcome Reception and CON-SNP Networking Session "Get to Know You Bingo"
Exhibits will be open
19:45 Optional Dinner & Social Event:
"Summit Sushi Social" Meet in Westin Bayshore hotel lobby entrance at 7:45pm & walk together to Ebisu Sushi on Robson (827 Bute Street) restaurant and/or join us afterwards at The Mill Marine Bistro (1199 West Cordova Street, at Bute)

*Selected coffee / meals included with full registrations.