Would you consider that living with the risk of obesity is now understood to be
a real condition
that is not your fault
for which treatment exists
The Macklin method site represents a loyal, near comprehensive, knowledge translation of the behavioural treatment chapter found in the 2020 Canadian clinical practice guidelines for the treatment of obesity.
The Gate Keeper, the Go-Getter, and the Sleepy Executive
ABOUT DR. DAVID MACKLIN
David A. Macklin is a lecturer at the University of Toronto Faculty of Medicine and a University of Toronto trained family physician.
David has committed his career to the prevention and treatment of obesity; has for 16 years directed multidisciplinary, evidence based – behavioural weight management programs. He is the Medical Director of the Weight Management Program at the Medcan Clinic. He is also the Medical Director the Weight Management Program at the Toronto Mount Sinai Hospital High Risk/Special Pregnancy BMI unit. He is a Science Committee member at Obesity Canada (OC).
David is a co-author of the Canadian Action Study.
David is also a co-author of the Behavioural Treatment Chapter in 2020 Canadian Clinical Practice Guidelines for the treatment of Obesity in adults.