Thanks to everyone for joining the #CochraneChild Twitter journal club on March 25th, 2015. The archived discussion is at http://bit.ly/JC3Obesity
What: Twitter journal club on interventions for preventing obesity in children
When: Wednesday, March 25th, 2:00pm Vancouver | 3:00pm Edmonton & Calgary | 5:00pm Toronto | 9:00pm United Kingdom | 8:00am Thursday March 26th, Melbourne, Australia
Where: Follow #CochraneChild on Twitter and join in the discussion by including #CochraneChild in all your posts. See these tips for participating in a Twitter chat.
Link to paper: Interventions for Preventing Obesity in Children
Questions we will be addressing:
Our guest host for the journal club is Dr. Geoff Ball
Geoff Ball is the Founding Director of the Pediatric Centre for Weight and Health, an inter-professional obesity management clinic at the Stollery Children’s Hospital in Edmonton, AB. His research program in the Department of Pediatrics (University of Alberta) applies a number of research methods, including clinical trials, qualitative inquiry, epidemiology, and literature reviews that are designed to generate, translate, and apply new knowledge that can optimize obesity management and prevention for children, youth, and families.