Welcome to our Conference

Canadian Obesity Weekend is the annual Conference of the Canadian Association of Bariatric Physicians and Surgeons (CABPS). The Conference will convene on May 4 – 6, 2023 at Marriott Downtown Toronto Eaton Centre Hotel, Toronto, Ontario. You can’t afford to miss it.


Conference Objectives:


Welcome Messages

Message from the President
Stephen A. Glazer, MD, FRCPC, FCCP, FAASM

English || French

Message from the Conference Chair
Sharadh Sampath, MD, FRSCS

English || French



Call for Abstracts
  • Abstract submission deadline: February 23, 2023 March 13, 2023
  • Notification of abstract review: March 10, 2023 March 31, 2023
  • Early Bird registration deadline: March 31, 2023 April 16, 2023
  • Presentation date: May 4, 2023

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Travel Awards/Grants

The Canadian Association of Bariatric Physicians and Surgeons (CABPS) will award a minimum of three (3) travel awards/grants annually

Apply Before It's Too Late!

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Discover Toronto


2023 Conference Committee

Dr. Sharadh Sampath, MD, FRCSC, Chair

Dr. Laurent Biertho, MD

Dr. Vanessa Boudreau, MD, FRCSC

Dr. Sarah Chapelsky, MD, FRCPC, Dipl. of ABOM

Ms. Jennifer Brown, MSc., RD

Dr. Stephen Glazer, MD, FRCPC, FCCP, FAASM

Dr. Sarah Nutter, PhD

Dr. Artan Reso, MD, FRCSC

Dr. Judy Shiau, MD, FRCPC, Dipl. of ABOM

Dr. Sanjeev Sockalingam, MD, MHPE, FRCPC

Time to get social!

Join CABPS on social media! Share your experience with us this year during Canadian Obesity Weekend by following CABPS on Twitter @Cabps_obesity ,  Facebook , and on our LinkedIN page.

We will be posting all that is happening at the conference using the hashtag #CABPS2023.

Make sure you include this hashtag in your posts to stay connected!

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