Session: Nutrition and Physical Activity Research: Toward the Prevention of Overweight and Obesity
5099.0: Wednesday, November 19, 2003: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Nutrition and Physical Activity Research: Toward the Prevention of Overweight and Obesity
Learning Objectives: Refer to the individual abstracts for learning objectives
See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.
Moderator(s):Patricia B Crawford, DrPH, RD
12:30 PMDietary determinants of obesity: Are we on target?
Gail M. Woodward-Lopez, MPH, RD, Lorrene Ritchie, PhD, RD, Dana Gerstein, MPH, RD, Patricia B Crawford, DrPH, RD
12:42 PMFindings from the Fit WIC California focus groups: Implications for successful obesity prevention efforts for parents and children under five
Amy M. Carroll, MPH, Patricia B Crawford, DrPH, RD, Poppy Strode, MS, MPH, RD, Yolanda Becerra-Jones, Wendi A. Gosliner, MPH, RD, Cindy Anderson, MPH, Lisa Craypo, MPH, Sarah E. Samuels, DrPH
12:54 PMWithdrawn -- Behavioral factors and education are predictors of dietary change in the Women's Health Trial: Feasibility Study in Minority Populations
Alok Bhargava, Professor
1:06 PMLifestyle characteristics of Overweight and At-risk of Overweight Children and their Families
Virginia R Chomitz, PhD, Juhee Kim, MS, Robert McGowan, PhD, David Bor, MD, Karen Ann Hacker, MD, MPH
1:18 PMEarly findings from the Massachusetts Partnership for Healthy Weight (PHW) school-based physical activity and nutrition intervention (5-2-1 Go!)
Philip J. Troped, PhD, MS, Jean L. Wiecha, PhD, Maria F. Bettencourt, MPH, Vivien M. Morris, MPH, MS, RD, LDN, Karen E Peterson, ScD, RD, Daniel M. Finkelstein, EdM, MA, Julie Robarts, MS, MPH, RD, LDN, Vanessa Cavallaro, MS, RD, LDN, Wee Lock Ooi, DrPH
1:30 PMDietary variety choices and the risk of obesity in U.S. adults
P. Peter Basiotis, PhD, Andrea C. Carlson, PhD, Suzanne P. Murphy, PhD, RD
Organized by:Food and Nutrition
Endorsed by:Alternative and Complementary Health Practices; American Indian, Alaska Native and Native Hawaiian Caucus; Epidemiology; Medical Care; Public Health Education and Health Promotion; Socialist Caucus
CE Credits:CME, Health Education (CHES), Nursing, Pharmacy

The 131st Annual Meeting (November 15-19, 2003) of APHA