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5As: Meet our Working Group Members

CON-RCO is a networking platform that brings together experts from across sectors and disciplines. For the 5As modules developed to date, we have benefited from the insight and expertise the following individuals brought to the table. Working group members are listed in alphabetical order.
 
5As Adult Working Group
 
Geeta Achyuthan, MD,MCFP (Regina, SK), Andrew Cave, MD, FCFP, FRCGP (University of Alberta, AB), Eleanor Benterud, RN, BN, MN (South Calgary Primary Care Network, AB), Denise Campbell-Scherer, MD, PhD, CCFP (University of Alberta ,AB), Cyd Courchesne, OMM, CD, MD, MCFP, D Av Med, CHE (Canadian Armed Forces), Heather Davis, MD, FRCPC (Hal fax, NS), Robert Dent, MD, FRCPC (Ottawa Hospital, ON), Eric Ducet, PhD (University of Ottawa, ON), Angela Estey, RN, MSc (Alberta Health Services), Mary Forhan, OT Reg (Ont), PhD (McMaster University, ON), Yoni Freedhoff, MD, CCFP (Bariatric Medical Institute, Ottawa, ON), Tracey Hussey, MSc, RD (Hamilton Family Health Team, ON), Brenda Gluska (Ontario Ministry of Health and Long Term Care, ON), Shahzeer Karmali, MD, FRCSC (University of Alberta, AB), Sara Kirk, PhD, (Dalhousie University, NS), Marie-France Langlois, MD, FRCPC, CSPO (Universite de Sherbrooke, QC), David C. W. Lau, MD,FRCPC (University of Calgary, AB), Anthony Levinson, MD, FRCPC (McMaster University, ON). Patricia Marturano (The College of Family Physicians of Canada), Raj Padwal, MD, FRCPC (University of Alberta, AB), Helena Piccinini-Vallis, MD, CCFP (Halifax, NS), Paul Poirier, MD, PhD, FRCPC (Universite Laval, QC), Valerie Taylor, MD, PhD, FRCPC (University of Toronto, ON), Rick Tytus, MD, CCFP (Hamilton Academy of Medicine, ON), Shahebina Walji, MD, CCFP (Calgary Weight Management Centre, AB), Sean Wharton, MD, FRCPC (Wharton Medical Clinic, ON), Ron Wilson, MD, CCFP (Vancouver, BC).
 
5As Pediatric Working Group
 
Geoff Ball, PhD, RD (University of Alberta, AB), Tracey Bridger, MD, FRCPC (Janeway Child Health Centre, NL), Jean-Pierre Chanoine, MD (BC Children’s Hospital, BC), Heather Davis, MD, FRCPC, MPH (Halifax, NS), Elizabeth Dettmer, PhD, CPsych (The Hospital for Sick Children, ON), Doug Klein, MD, MSc, CCFP (University of Alberta, AB), Amy McPherson, PhD, CPsychol, AFBPsS (Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital, ON), Arya Sharma, MD, PhD, FRCPC (University of Alberta, AB).
 
5As Healthy Weight Gain in Pregnancy Working Group
 
Content was developed by: Kristi Adamo, PhD (Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, ON), Rhonda Bell, PhD (University of Alberta, AB), Sarah McDonald, MSc, MD, FRCSC (McMaster University Health Sciences Centre, ON), Helena Piccinini-Vallis, MD, MSc, CCFP (Dalhousie University, NS), and Michael Vallis, PhD (Capital District Health Authority, NS) with oversight from the CON-RCO Canadian Obesity Network Healthy Pregnancy Working Group.
 
The CON-RCO Canadian Obesity Network Healthy Pregnancy Working Group includes: Stephanie Atkinson, PhD (McMaster University Health Sciences Centre, ON), Jean-Patrice Baillargeon, MD, MSc (University of Sherbrooke, QC), Kaberi Dasgupta, MSc, MD, FRCPC (McGill University, QC), Zach Ferraro, PhD (The Ottawa Hospital, ON), Jasmine Freed, RM, BA, BMW (Open Door Midwifery, BC), Laura Gaudet, MD, FRCSC (Horizon Health Network, NB), Ariane Godbout, MD, FRCPC (endocrinology division, Centre de Recherche du Centre Hospitalier de l’Université de Montréal (CR-CHUM), University of Montreal, QC), Adam King, MPH, BA (Provincial Health Services Authority, BC), Michael R. Lyon, MD, Dip. ABOM (University of British Columbia, BC), David Macklin, MD, CCFP (Weight Care, ON), Priya Manjoo, MSc, MD, FRCPC (University of British Columbia, BC), Lynne McLeod, MD, FRCSC (Dalhousie University, NS), Patricia S. McNiven, RM, MSc, PhD (McMaster University, ON), Michelle F. Mottola, PhD, FACSM (University of Western Ontario, ON), Kerri Ritchie, PhD, C.Psych (The Ottawa Hospital, ON), Christian Rueda-Clausen, MD, PhD (University of Alberta, AB), Mejda Shaiek, SF, M, Sc. (Midwife at Maison Bleue Parc Extension – CSSS de la Montagne, QC), Arya Sharma, MD/PhD, FRCPC (University of Alberta, AB), Sonja Wicklum, BSc, MD, CCFP, FCFP (University of Calgary, AB).