With a Master of Science in Exercise and Health Physiology degree from the University of Calgary, Jason is highly sought after as a consultant, expert speaker and health coach.
Jason has worked with the Physicians Primary Care Network and led the implementation of an innovative medically supervised weight management pilot project delivered with distance technology. This project in turn was published as The Proposal of a Collaborative Model of Care between Nurses, Physicians and, Community Based Partners for the Treatment of Obesity in the Canadian Journal of Diabetes. Additionally he has been published in numerous scientific journals including the Journal of Gerontology and Journal of Applied Physiology.
Further strengthening his presence in the medical community Jason currently proctors physicians from the University of Calgary Cumming School of Medicine during their obesity rotation and has examined wellness prescription for the Objective Structured Clinical Evaluation (OSCE) for internal medicine unit to assess the competency of medical students.
Jason’s vast experience includes over 10,000 hours of coaching experience in the area of behaviour change and weight management.