CON-CIHR -- Developing a Research Agenda to Support Bariatric Care in Canada (2010)
The Canadian Obesity Network - Réseau canadien en obésité (CON-RCO) and the CIHR Institute of Nutrition, Metabolism, and Diabetes (INMD) held a national workshop in Montreal, PQ December 8th to 10th, 2010. The objectives of the event were:
- To identify strengths, gaps and opportunities in Canadian bariatric care research;
- To develop a Canadian bariatric care research agenda that can ultimately improve health services available to obese patients;
- To identify opportunities for international collaboration in the area of bariatric care;
- To engage potential research funders that can support an emerging bariatric care research agenda in Canada.
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