Posts Tagged ‘Childhood Obesity’

Congressional Briefing: The State of Obesity: Better Policies for a Healthier America

Organized by Trust for America’s Health, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, and the American Heart Association The State of Obesity 2017: Better Policies for a Healthier America February 14 11:45 AM – 1:00 PM SVC-203 Capitol Visitor’s Center Washington, DC MORE INFORMATION AND REGISTRATION Lunch will be provided starting 11:30 AM Presented by Trust for America’s…

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WHO Director-General Establishes High-level Commission on Ending Childhood Obesity

In an effort to better inform and fashion a comprehensive response to childhood obesity the WHO Director-General established a high-level Commission on Ending Childhood Obesity, which comprises 15 accomplished and eminent individuals from a variety of relevant backgrounds. The aim of the Commission is to raise awareness and build momentum for action to address childhood…

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