Working with community partners in Boston to improve nutrition and physical activity policies and environments: The harvard school of public health prevention research center
Learning Areas:Program planning
Public health or related education
Public health or related public policy
Public health or related research
Discuss 2 strategies to increase healthy beverage consumption in Boston. Describe initiatives that have been implemented in afterschool settings to improve nutrition and physical activity.
Keyword(s): Obesity, Community Research
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I am Deputy Director at the Harvard Prevention Research Center on Nutrition and Physical Activity (HPRC) and a Senior Research Scientist at the Harvard School of Public Health where my research is primarily focused on the social and environmental factors associated with physical activity and nutrition behaviors among youth. Specific areas of interest include school and neighborhood environments, community-based intervention research, and policy research.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
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.