McMaster University

Metabolism and Childhood Obesity

Scope of Search

Our Research

The MAC-Obesity Research Group is focused on developing an integrated approach to childhood obesity. Key elements of this approach will include:

  • Development as a clinical research centre of excellence for assessment and management of dysmetabolism in children
  • Integration of the clinical research program with leading scientists in obesity and metabolism research
  • Translating research findings into clinical and population based interventions