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Ontario Society for Health and Fitness
9th Annual Conference

Friday November 4, 2016
Greater Toronto Area
Le Parc Banquet Centre — Thornhill, ON


Registration for this event is now closed.
We look forward to seeing you at our 10th Annual Conference in November 2017. 


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Ontario Society for Health and Fitness is pleased to be hosting its 9th Annual Conference on Friday, November 4 at Le Parc Banquet Centre, centrally located just north of the Toronto core.  Coming in from out of town?  The opening keynote is set to begin at 10:00am.  Ready for an earlier start? Join us for morning refreshments, networking and pre-conference yoga.

OSHF's 2016 event is a valuable opportunity to expand your physical activity knowledge in areas related to both health and performance.  A range of timely topics will be covered, including exercise prescription for chronic disease, ageing, nutrition and the promotion of healthy behaviours.  Optional practical sessions offer hands-on experience and a chance for delegates to keep active throughout the day. 

 CONFERENCE TOPICS & SPEAKERS

Active Living with Diabetes: Practitioner Guidelines  ⋅  Agnes Coutinho  ⋅  PhD, RKin 

Core Stability Training Techniques**  John Gray MSc, RKin, CSCS

Effective Techniques for Group Exercise   Winnie Talan  ⋅  HBA, DJur

Counteracting the Effects of Sedentary Behaviour    Jamie Burr   PhD 

 Exercise is Medicine Canada    Daniel Santa Mina    PhD, CSEP-CEP

 Implications of Low Carbohydrate Diets  ⋅  Ben Sit  ⋅  BASc, RD

 Mobility & Stability for Multi-joint Complex Exercises** ⋅  Ray LeBlanc  ⋅  BSc, BEd, CSCS, CSEP-CEP

"Nudging" Positive Health and Wellness Behaviours  ⋅  Avni Shah  ⋅  PhD

 Nutrient Periodization for Health & Performance    Adam Upshaw    PhD, CSEP-CEP

Physical Literacy and Aging  ⋅  Robert Grisdale  ⋅  MSc, DC

Plyometrics: When & How** ⋅  Adam Douglas  MSc, CSCS, CSEP-CEP

 Denotes a practical session.  PAR-Q+ clearance required.


Building on past conference successes, an audience of
300+ physical activity and wellness professionals is expected, including Kinesiologists, fitness trainers, clinicians and health promoters.  Register early to secure your first session choices and take advantage of early bird pricing.

As a
Canadian Society for Exercise Physiology affiliate organization, CSEP Certified Exercise Physiologists® and CSEP Certified Personal Trainers® are eligible to claim 12.5 Professional Development Credits for attending.  The conference is also eligible for credits with the Canadian Athletic Therapy AssociationOntario Fitness Councilcanfitpro and YMCA.


 


CSEP 12.5 PDC    CATA 2.8 CEU    canfitpro 3 FIS 3 PTS 1 HWL    OFC 8 CEC  YMCA 6 CEC


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Is your company or institution interested in hosting an exhibit booth or providing support for the conference?  Special rates are available for OSHF members and not-for-profit organizations.  Contact Jennifer Prosen at jprosen@oshf.ca or (613) 230-1108 for details.

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