An overview of CDC obesity prevention work: Projects, resources and partnerships
Learning Areas:Planning of health education strategies, interventions, and programs
Identify 3 CDC data sources, reports, or tool kits that are available to support obesity prevention intiatives. Describe 3 ways you could use CDC's data and resources to enhance obesity prevention efforts in your setting.
Keyword(s): Obesity, Prevention
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: As Chief of the Obesity Prevention and Control Branch at the CDC, I oversee the monitoring of obesity data as well as obesity-related behaviors. I also serve as the Senior Advisor to the National collaborative on Childhood Obesity Research and the Childhood Obesity Research Demonstration Projects that link primary care and public health initiatives to reduce obesity among underserved children ages 2-12 years. I also am the creator of the NOPREN PRC network.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
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