University of Manitoba

CON-SNP Chapter

The University of Manitoba Chapter of the Canadian Obesity Network for Students and New Professionals (CON-SNP) exists to bring together students and recent graduates in the healthcare, research, and policy fields interested in management and preventing overweight and obesity. Another of UManitoba CON-SNP’s mandate is to organize regular events/initiatives to provide a forum for discussions with the general community related to the reduction of weight bias and increasing support for people affected by overweight and obesity. The group is also committed to stay in touch with other CON-SNP Chapters across Canada and to the Canadian Obesity Network.


Membership is free and open to any undergraduate or graduate student of the University of Manitoba as well as to recent graduates (less than 10 years from last degree obtained), research technicians, associates or other professionals, health professionals, and established faculty.


Current executive committee

Chair – Laetitia Guillemette, MSc, PhD(c)

Executive Co-chair – Stephanie Kereliuk, BSc

Executive Secretary – Jacqueline Hay, Msc

Treasurer – Matthew Martens, BSc

Vice President (Events) – Wajihah Mughal, MSc

Vice President (Communications) – Brittany Moyce, BSc

Vice President (New Professionals) – Dylan Mackay, PhD

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