Our mission

Can-Change is made up of a group of scientific and practice leaders in the design and delivery/dissemination of evidence-based health behaviour change interventions that promote the adoption and maintenance of healthy lifestyles. Read more…

Our programs

Our training programs and workshops target multiple healthcare professionals (physicians, nurses, psychologists, allied health) and trainees, and have covered a range of topics (e.g., motivational communication approaches, adherence interventions, stress management, health behavior change strategies, multidisciplinary medicine). Read more…

Recent posts

April 29, 2021

Can-Change developing vaccination hesitancy resources

Can-Change has recently added Vaccine Hesitancy to its list of training program and workshop topics and will be generating resources to help healthcare professionals and trainees promote vaccination adherence. Find here a preview of these resources.

March 26, 2021

Can-Change member Justin Presseau part of a new Canadian network for better researching and responding to the global threat COVID-19 variants pose

Aimed to create a national network for better researching and responding to the global threat COVID-19 variants pose will enable the real-time assessment of both the immune response to the virus variants and whether these variants are resistant to existing vaccines. The findings will provide decision makers with guidance regarding drug therapy, vaccine effectiveness, and other public health strategies.

March 1, 2021

Can-Change member Dr. Kim Corace applauds new Eastern Ontario access to mental health initiative

The AccessMHA initiative brings together numerous organizations and partners to streamline the process for those seeking help. “We need to make sure that when people are reaching out, that they know where to go," says Dr. Corace.