4069.0 Changes in School Nutrition and Physical Activity Environments

Tuesday, October 30, 2012: 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Session Objectives: Describe the process and outcomes of the Cook County Communities Putting Prevention to Work (CPPW)
Kelly A. Beckwith, MPH, CHES

Toward healthier schools in Suburban Cook County, IL: Policy, systems, and environmental changes as health promotion strategies
Yuka Asada, MHSc RD LDN, Kelsey Gilmet, RN, MN, Wesley Epplin, MPH, Vamsi Vasireddy, MD, MPH, DrPH, Sarah Redman, MPAff, Devangna Kapadia, MS MPH and Michael Fagen, PhD MPH
Are obesity practices in high schools associated with school district wellness policies?
Julie Metos, PhD, RD, James VanDerslice, PhD, Elizabeth Joy, MD, MPH, Rebecca Utz, PhD, Christy Porucznik, PhD, MPH and Norman J. Waitzman, PhD
Improving average daily participation through alternative school breakfast models
Kelly A. Beckwith, MPH, CHES, Sharon Adams-Taylor, MA, MPH and Sapna Batheja, MS, RD

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Organized by: School Health Education and Services
Endorsed by: Maternal and Child Health, Physical Activity, Chiropractic Health Care

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH) , Masters Certified Health Education Specialist (MCHES)