Thinking Outside the Box!

Event Information

Share this event

Date and Time

Location

Location

University of Toronto, Medical Science Building Room 3154

1 King's College Circle

Toronto, ON M5S 3K1

Canada

View Map

Event description
Leadership and Innovation Insights to Build a Better Health System

About this Event

At this networking event, physician and innovator, Dr. Vipan Nikore, will provide a keynote address on the changing landscape of healthcare discovery, and the need for new models of collaboration to optimize health and healthcare service delivery.

In addition, there will be TED talks by Obesity Canada, Student and New Professional (OC-SNP) members on cutting-edge obesity research and technology topics as listed below:

Evaluating the Effectiveness of the Foodbot Factory Mobile Application on Increasing Nutrition Knowledge in Children - Hannah Froome, UOIT

Regenerative Cell Exhaustion and Obesity: Opportunities to Improve Vascular Health - Daniella Terenzi, UofT

The Associations between Blood and Urinary Concentrations of Heavy Metal Metabolites, Obesity, and Type 2 Diabetes - Sarah Swayze, YorkU

The Effectiveness of a Low Carbohydrate and High Fat and/or Intermittent Fasting Diet for Weight Loss - Rebecca Christensen, UofT

From Research to Practice: Clinical Public Health in Nutrition and Dietetics- Jennifer Lee, UofT

Dr. Sean Wharton will lead the discussion on applying innovation to clinical practice.

Keynote Speaker:

Vipan Nikore, MD, MBA , CEO, Homecare Hub, Chief Medical Director, TD Bank , Internal Medicine Physician, Cleveland Clinic and Trillium Health Partners, Assistant Professor, University of Toronto Faculty of Medicine.

Chair:

Sean Wharton, MD, PharmD, FRCP(C)Director, Wharton Medical Clinics. Adjunct Professor, McMaster University and York University. Obesity Canada GTA Chair

TED Talks by Obesity Canada - SNP members

*Light refreshments will be provided*

Agenda:

6:00 – 7:00: Registration and Networking

7:00 – 7:10: Welcome & Opening Remarks

7:10 – 7:50: TED Talks (OC-SNPs)

7:50 – 8:00: Q & A Speed Round

8:00 – 8:30: Keynote (Dr. Vipan Nikore)

8:30 – 9:00: Panel Discussion

9:00 – 9:10: Closing remarks

Directions to the meeting room.

Once you enter the Medical Science Building continue straight past the Starbucks and you will reach the elevator. Go to the 3rd floor and follow the signs for ROOM 3154 where the event is being held.

Date and Time

Location

University of Toronto, Medical Science Building Room 3154

1 King's College Circle

Toronto, ON M5S 3K1

Canada

View Map

Save This Event

Event Saved