• Job Posting
    Postdoctoral Fellow in Interventions Targeting Physical Activity and Sedentary Behaviour
    Deadline August 1, 2017 – View details
  • Study in progress
    Smoking and reactivity to mental stress
    Examining the physiological effects of acute smoking on stress reactivity including the specific effects of traditional vs. electronic cigarettes.
  • Job Posting
    Clinical Exercise Physiologist – Research Assistant
    Deadline July, 9 2017 – View details
  • Participate in our studies
    Looking for participants
    Our studies are about understanding how lifestyle influences chronic diseases.
  • Featured publication
    Motivational interviewing
    Dr. Kim Lavoie reveals how motivational interviewing (MI) may enhance health self-management behaviors.
  • Study in progress
    MI-ACT2 Study
    Assessing the impact of motivational interviewing (MI) techniques on asthma medication adherence in adults.

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Most of our work focuses on understanding and improving weight management, physical activity, smoking, and coping with stress.

Study

Opportunities at the postdoctoral, PhD, masters, fellow, and undergraduate level for national and international trainees.

Collaborate

Emphasizing innovative, multidisciplinary research, and developing new and exciting collaborations with interested partners.

Train

Workshops on motivational communication, improving adherence, and behavioural interventions for chronic disease management.