A look into public health priorities for the Americas: Moving to action in obesity
Learning Areas:Implementation of health education strategies, interventions and programs
Planning of health education strategies, interventions, and programs
Public health or related education
Describe and discuss good practices that could be useful to put forward in a collective way that leads to a common strategy throughout the region, involving a wide range of stakeholders.
Keyword(s): Partnerships, Obesity
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I have been honored to be appointed by the President of the Mexican Society of Public Health, Dr. Miguel Lombera, to be in charge of the international affairs department. One of my responsibilities is building bridges in public health among countries of the Americas, therefore, the initiative of the Alliance of Public Health in the Americas is a powerful convenor that may lead to synergy and innovation on health prevention and promotion.
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.