CAMBIO (Canada - Mexico Battling Childhood Obesity) is a multidisciplinary, international team of investigators participating in a program to enhance research capacity in the field of childhood obesity in Mexico. The network, led by Dr. Ian Janssen, at Queen's University, Canada, Dr. Juan López Taylor Universidad de Guadalajara, Mexico, is strengthened by researchers specialising in obesity, epidemiology, physical activity and health, nutrition, pediatrics, population and community health, sociology, health surveillance, physiology, and other research areas.
CAMBIO’s long-term goals are to increase research capacity and knowledge transfer, and to promote partnerships and collaborations. To achieve these goals, four key activities are being undertaken:
For more information visit: http://www.cambio-red.net
Founded in 2005, CORE was established in response to the need to address obesity and related co-morbid conditions as a major threat to public health.
For more information visit: http://www.corecanada.net/
Revved Up - is a twice-weekly assisted exercise program for adults with a mobility impairment.