Online Program

Childhood Obesity in Epidemiological Research

Tuesday, November 3, 2015: 8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Nico Rizzo, PhD, Med.Dr, M.Sc.

Association between family history of high cholesterol and childhood obesity using a longitudinal study of fifth grade Appalachian children   
Amna Umer, BDS, MPH, Candice Hamilton, MPH, Christine Britton, Martha Mullett, Collin John, MD, MPH, William Neal, MD and Christa Lilly, PhD
First results from a new National Cohort - Investigating Associations between Health Behaviors, Socio-Cultural Context, Obesity and Health Outcomes in School Children   
Nico Rizzo, PhD, Med.Dr, M.Sc., Ahmed Al Abdrabalnabi, MPH, Nasira Burkholder-Cooley, MPH, BFA, Wonha Kim, MD, MPH, CPH, FAAP, Gina Siapco, DrPH and Robert Thomas, EdD
Gender diversity of boys' social networks is associated with their weight status   
Mark C. Pachucki, PhD, Alene Kennedy-Hendricks, BA and Craig Pollack, MD, MHS
Early life exposure to behavioral risk factors of obesity and subsequent weight among preschool-aged children in Los Angeles   
Roch Nianogo, MD, MPH, PhD(c), May C. Wang, MA, MPH, DrPH, Aolin Wang, MSc, PhD(c), Tabashir Sadegh-Nobari, MPH, Catherine Crespi, PhD, Shannon E. Whaley, PhD and Onyebuchi Arah, MD, MSc, DSc, MPH, PhD

See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.

Organized by: Epidemiology
Endorsed by: Food and Nutrition, School Health Education and Services, Breastfeeding Forum, APHA-Committee on Women's Rights

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

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