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26% of youth between the age of 2 and 17 years old are overweight or obese.
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Board of Directors

In October 2013, CDPAC became a federally incorporated not-for-profit, and voted in its board of directors.

(Updated Jan 2016)

The Arthritis Society
Mary Collins (past-Chair)
BC Healthy Living Alliance
Lisa Crawley
Clinical Manager, Ontario Shores Centre for Mental Health Sciences
Board Member, 
Canadian Alliance on Mental Illness and Mental Health
Canadian Cancer Society 
Jane Tsai 
Analyst, Public Policy, Government Relations and Public Affairs
Canadian Diabetes Association
Pat Vanderkooy
Public Affairs Manager
Dietitians of Canada
Lisa Ashley (Chair)
Senior Nurse Advisor
Canadian Nurses Association
Sarah Cruickshank
National Manager of Programs and Public Policy
The Kidney Foundation of Canada
Manuel Arango
Director, Health Policy
Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada
Ida Thomas 
Vice President, Children, Teens and Young Adults
YMCA Canada
Barbara Willet
Executive Director, Health Nexus
Chair, Ontario Chronic Disease Prevention Alliance

CDPAC's treasurer is Jill Skinner, Associate Director, Policy Development and Analysis, Canadian Medical Association.