PhD student Jessica McNeil, Research Associate Dr. Zach Ferraro and Junior Research Chair Dr. Jean-Philippe Chaput attended the Canadian Student Obesity Meeting (COSM) last weekend in Waterloo, Ontario. A list of presentations is below:
- ZM Ferraro, N Barrowman, D Prud’homme, M Walker, SW Wen, M Rodger, KB Adamo. Examining the effects of discordant gestational weight gain guidelines on neonatal birth weight. Canadian Obesity Student Meeting – COSM. Waterloo, ON. June 18-21, 2014.
- J McNeil, A Schwartz, R Rabasa-Lhoret, J-M Lavoie, M Brochu, E Doucet. Changes in leptin and peptide YY do not explain the greater than predicted decreases in resting energy expenditure following weight loss. A MONET study. Canadian Obesity Student Meeting – COSM. Waterloo, ON. June 18-21, 2014.
- J McNeil, MS Tremblay, G Leduc, C Boyer, P Belanger, AG LeBlanc, MM Borghese, J-P Chaput. Objectively-measured sleep and its association with adiposity and physical activity in a sample of Canadian children. Canadian Obesity Student Meeting – COSM. Waterloo, ON. June 18-21, 2014.
Congratulations to Jessica on winning the Michael Lyon COSM 2014 Travel Award, which provides up to $500 in travel reimbursements for the conference! And congratulations to Zach for winning Runner Up Best Oral Presentation in the New Professional division!