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Policy insights from the nutritional food market transformation model: The case of obesity prevention

Wed, 2015-03-04 11:26

Authors: Struben, J.Chan, D.Dubé, L.

Publication: Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, December 2014

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Convergent innovation for sustainable economic growth and affordable universal health care: Innovating the way we innovate

Fri, 2015-02-27 15:40

Authors: Laurette Dubé, Srivardhini Jha, Aida Faber, Jeroen Struben, Ted London, Archisman Mohapatra, Nick Drager, Chris Lannon, P. K. Joshi and John McDermott

Publication: Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, December 2014

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L'épidémie d'obésité: un échec de la médecine?

Fri, 2014-12-05 14:14

Depuis 30 ans, les approches médicales et diététiques ont montré leurs limites.

... "Derrière chaque obèse, il y a un individu, et cet individu ne peut être dissocié de l'écosystème dans leque il se trouve.", ajoute Laurette Dubé, professeure à la faculté de Management Desautels et présidente et présidente fondatrice et directrice scientifique du Centre de la convergence en santé et économie de l'Université McGill.

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Why efforts against obesity aren’t working

Obesity rates continue to skyrocket around the world.
Fri, 2014-06-06 13:52

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Why efforts against obesity aren’t working

Wed, 2014-06-04 16:08

Obesity rates continue to skyrocket around the world. The Lancet medical journal recently reported that the number of overweight and obese people doubled over the past 30 years, reaching 2.1 billion worldwide in 2013, despite public health campaigns and other measures that promote healthy eating and exercise.

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Christine Lagarde, Joe Oliver, Christian Noyer, Lawrence H. Summers, Jean-Claude Trichet, Philippe Couillard and Several other Political and Economic Leaders to Open the 20th Conference of Montreal

Wed, 2014-06-04 15:30

Organized by the International Economic Forum of the Americas, the 20th edition of the Conference of Montreal will begin on June 9, 2014, under the theme of “Economy, Governance and Pension“.

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Silver Bullet solutions are not the answer to tackling obesity

Tue, 2014-04-08 11:34

Isolated attempts to curb the growing obesity pandemic are doomed to fail to reach their potential, according to recent research from the Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill University.

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"Policy Insights from the Nutritional Food Market Transformation Model: the Case of Obesity Prevention," Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences

Fri, 2014-03-21 12:45

Authors: Struben, Jeroen; Chan, Derek; Dube, Laurette

Publication: Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences

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"Beyond the "i" in the Obesity Epidemic: A Review of Social Relational and Network Interventions on Obesity," Journal of Obesity

Fri, 2013-09-27 16:08

Authors: Leroux, Janette S.; Moore, Spencer D.; Dubé, Laurette

Publication: Journal of Obesity, 2013

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Why do anti-hunger and anti-obesity initiatives always fall short?

Tue, 2013-09-24 17:18

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