|Degrees:||MSc (University of Toronto); PhD (University of Toronto); BComm (Laurentian University); BPHE (Laurentian University)|
Professor Tremblay obtained his M.Sc. and Ph.D. from the University of Toronto, Department of Community Health with a specialty in Exercise Science. Dr. Tremblay is a Senior Scientist in the Healthy Active Living and Obesity Research Group (HALO) at the Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute and Full Professor of Pediatrics in the Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa. He is a Fellow of the American College of Sports Medicine, Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Health Sciences, President of the Active Healthy Kids Global Alliance, and Founder of the Sedentary Behaviour Research Network. Dr. Tremblay has published >500 scientific papers and book chapters in the areas of pediatric exercise science; outdoor play and health; physical activity, fitness and health measurement; sedentary behaviour; health surveillance; and healthy active living knowledge translation and mobilization.