Denise L. Campbell-Scherer is an Associate Professor in the Department of Family Medicine, University of Alberta, and a practicing family physician, researcher and teacher. She is co-Lead with Dr. Arya Sharma for the “Implementation and validation of the 5As framework of obesity in primary care: the 5As Team (5AsT) project.” The goal of the study is to increase the quality and quantity of obesity management in primary care by using the 5AsT intervention to change provider behaviour. Dr. Campbell-Scherer’s research focuses on innovations to transform clinical practice and result in change of benefit to patients, providers and the healthcare system. She has been active in the BETTER, BETTER2, and BETTERWISE projects (www.better-program.ca) that are seeking to transform primary prevention and screening of multiple conditions in diverse regions of Canada. In addition, she is a Co-Investigator and part of the Steering Committee for the ACPLF Innovation Stream on CHANGE. Dr. Campbell-Scherer is also an Associate Editor for the journal Evidence-based medicine, BMJ publishing group (http://ebm.bmj.com).