On May 7, 2015 Dr. Zach Ferraro gave a keynote address titled “Pregnancy weight gain: What’s the limit? How to stay within it?” at the OSNPPH annual conference at Niagara-on-the-Lake. It was a well-attended and engaging event with over 200 RDs who work in public health in attendance. Details of the OSNPPH can be found here: www.osnpph.on.ca
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December 15, 2016
December 4, 2014
The Healthy Active Living and Obesity Research Group (HALO) was established in 2007 in response to the escalating obesity crisis and the increasing complexity of related co-morbidities. Today the HALO team consists of 17 staff (including 6 researchers), a childhood obesity clinical team (Centre for Healthy Active Living), 17 graduate students, and many community volunteers. Since its inception in 2007, HALO has received over $12 million in research funding; produced more than 520 peer-reviewed publications; has given more than 980 scholarly presentations locally, nationally and internationally; and secured more than 1.3 billion media impressions!