Body Image Research Lab - Media
Dr. Russell-Mayhew in the media
*A select sample of media interviews (print, radio and TV) (from 50+) includes:
How weight bias is harming us all (2019) The Conversation https://theconversation.com/how-weight-bias-is-harming-us-all-107352
What happens to weight bias when obesity is labeled a disease? (2018) Weighty Matters: Guest Post http://www.weightymatters.ca/2018/07/guest-post-what-happens-to-weight-bias.html
Weight bias: Another Lens on Obesity (2017) http://ucalgary.ca/explore/weight-bias-another-lens-obesity?
Mandatory Wellness Course a Good Idea for all Faculties (2017) The Gauntlet http://www.thegauntlet.ca/mandatory-wellness-course-a-good-idea-for-all-faculties
Rio 2016: Fashion Calgary apologizes for Caster Semenya, Margaret Wambui tweet (print and TV: August 2016) Global News http://globalnews.ca/news/2891986/rio-2016-fashion-calgary-apologizes-for-questionable-tweet/?sf33874084=1
All Bodies Matter: How body shaming makes America less healthy. (May 2016). Deseret News National Edition http://www.deseretnews.com/article/print/865655039/All-bodies-matter-How-body-shaming-makes-America-less-healthy.html
Werklund Researcher Gives Public Talk on Weight Bias. (January 2016) https://www.ucalgary.ca/utoday/issue/2016-01-12/werklund-researcher-gives-public-talk-weight-bias
Academics: Body Shaming Health Minister (or anyone else) is Unacceptable (June 2015) Calgary Herald http://calgaryherald.com/opinion/columnists/academics-body-shaming-healt...
CBC Television (2015). Weight Bias Summit. LIVE to tape http://globalnews.ca/news/1882321/calgary-conference-tackles-albertas-weight-bias/
QR 770 Radio (2015). Weight Bias. LIVE to tape https://soundcloud.com/newstalk770/fat-shaming?sc_ref=twitter
Controversial Skinny Jeans for Tots Flying Off Shelves. The Star (2012).
A Healthy Body Image. Today’s Parent Magazine (2009). http://www.todaysparent.com/family/parenting/a-healthy-body-image/
Graduate Students in the media
Bathroom Scale Smashing Event at Calgary City Hall to Kick Off Eating Disorder Awareness Week - Angela Grace https://globalnews.ca/news/3219271/bathroom-scale-smashing-event-at-calg...
Marketing to Children - Jewel Loewen https://werklund.ucalgary.ca/media-room/news-events/marketing-children
Helpful or Harmful - Emily Williams http://werklund.ucalgary.ca/media-room/news-events/helpful-or-harmful
Quick Chat: Academic Research and International Attitudes - Angela Alberta & Sarah Nutter https://werklund.ucalgary.ca/media-room/news-events/quick-chat-academic-...