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On behalf of the Canadian Obesity Network and the Summit organizing committee we want to thank you for taking the time to be with us this week! Please remember to fill out the conference evaluation and session evaluations which can be accessed by clicking on the session titles

If you missed some of the plenary sessions, most videos will be posted here soon. For those who submitted their files to us, PDFs of the powerpoint presentations will be available. 

Follow us on Twitter @CanObesityNet and we will let you know when they are up. Update your membership and subscribe to our newsletters for the latest information or visit the official Summit website 

Concurrent Oral Presentations (.pdf)

(Note: you must must be a CON member and login to the website to view these presentations)

Wednesday May 1, 2013
Thursday May 2, 2013
Friday May 3, 2013
Saturday May 4, 2013

*Not all presentations were received from the speakers. If you wish to provide an updated version of your presentation, please contact info@obesitynetwork.ca 

Videos of the Plenary Presentations

Wednesday May 1, 2013

Opening Ceremony - Dr. Arya Sharma

Private Partnerships: Solution or Problem?
(Chaired by Dr. Diane Finegood)

Thursday May 2, 2013

Plenary Hot Topics & Controversies (am):

Research in Focus:

Plenary Hot Topics & Controversies (pm):

Can a Beverage Company Make a Positive Difference in the Fight Against Obesity? - Dr. Rhona Applebaum (presentation pdf)

*Please note that not all presentations were filmed (due to prohibitive expense and/or permission was not granted by the presenter). We are currently waiting for the Friday plenary videos from our audiovisual provider at the conference and hope to have them up shortly.

Photos from the Summit

Pictures from the conference are available at  https://www.facebook.com/CONSNP

Abstracts from the Summit

Abstracts from the conference are available in the Canadian Journal of Diabetes Volume 37, supplement 2, Pages A1-A6, S217-S290 (April 2013). Your institution may have free access of the journal or you may check here http://www.canadianjournalofdiabetes.com/

Award Recipients:

CON-RCO Distinguished Lecturer Award:
 Dr. Jean-Pierre Després, Université Laval

TOPS New Investigator Award:
Dr. Valerie Taylor, Toronto Women's College Hospital

Behavioural Obesity Research Award:
Gillian Mandich, Western University 

CON-SNP Rising Star:
Angela Alberga, University of Ottawa

CON-SNP Champion Award:
McMaster University CON-SNP

CON-SNP Faculty Supervisor Award:
Dr. Ian Janssen, Queen's University

Masters Poster:
David Trill, University of Victoria

PhD Poster:
Atif Kukaswadia, Queen's University

New Professional Poster:
Aurélie Baillot, Service d'endocrinologie, CHUS

Masters Oral:
Jacqueline Hay, University of Winnipeg

PhD Oral:
Melissa Glier, University of British Columbia

New Professional Oral:
Kanta Chechi, Université Laval