167145 Is policy failing our youth?

Tuesday, November 6, 2007: 10:30 AM

Robert W. Blum, MD, MPH, PhD , Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD
This presentation, on the relationships between school & youth health outcomes, is part of a 3 person panel focused on policy.

Learning Objectives:
Describe the interrelationships between school characteristics & health outcomes; Identify how current federal education policy supports & undermines optimizing the school setting for health as well as educational outcomes.

Presenting author's disclosure statement:

Any relevant financial relationships? No
Any institutionally-contracted trials related to this submission?

I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.