Meet the Study Team

Jess Haines

Lead Investigator

University of Guelph

Jess studies ways to promote healthy weight in children and adolescents. This includes developing community and family-based programs that encourage healthy behaviours in preschool children.

Katherine Morrison


Master University

Katherine studies how families can work together to promote healthy weight in children both in clinical practice and in the home.


Research Staff

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  • Shannon Pare

    Site Coordinator

    University of Guelph

  • Elizabeth Gunn

    Site Coordinator

    McMaster University

  • Vivian Vaughn Williams

    Research Assistant

    McMaster University

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Erin Smith

Undergraduate Research Assistant

Biomedical Sciences

University of Guelph

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Flora Zhang

Undergraduate Research Assistant

Family Relations & Applied Nutrition

University of Guelph



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