• Looking for healthy smokers or non-smokers
    Help us see through the smoke
    Participate in a study on stress and cigarettes. Learn more
  • Funding Opportunities
    Masters, PhD, and Postdoctoral Research Positions
    Deadline December 13, 2019 – View details
  • Contribute your views to science!
    Become a patient-investigator
    Looking for patients to volunteer and to take part in our research processes. Learn more
  • Recruiting now
    Discussion groups among patients, professionals and health administrators
    Share your opinion on the resources needed to improve weight management in bariatric surgery – Learn more
  • Participate in our studies
    Looking for participants
    Our studies are about understanding how lifestyle influences chronic diseases.


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


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


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


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