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Institute of Medicine (US) Committee on Prevention of Obesity in Children and Youth; Koplan JP, Liverman CT, Kraak VI, editors. Preventing Childhood Obesity: Health in the Balance. Washington (DC): National Academies Press (US); 2005.

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Preventing Childhood Obesity: Health in the Balance.

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Strategies for Developing School-Based Policies That Promote Nutrition and Physical Activity Among Children and Youth

Workshop sponsored by the Committee on Prevention of Obesity in Children and Youth

Institute of Medicine

June 16, 2003

1:00 pm—5:30 pm

National Academy of Sciences Auditorium

NAS Building

2100 C Street, NW

Washington, DC 20418

PROGRAM

1:00 pmWelcome and Introductions
Jeffrey Koplan, M.D., M.P.H., Chair, Committee on Prevention of Obesity in Children and Youth
1:10Strategies for Developing School-Based Health Promotion Policies
Harold Goldstein, Dr.P.H., California Center for Public Health Advocacy, Davis, CA
1:30Helping Public Schools Meet Expectations: Balancing Obesity Prevention and Physical Activity Goals with Fiscal and Curriculum Realities
Alex Molnar, Ph.D., Education Policy Studies Laboratory, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ
1:50Discussion
2:30Break
2:50Panel Discussion
Mark Vallianatos, J.D., Occidental College, Los Angeles, CA
Judith Young, Ph.D., National Association for Sport and Physical Education, Reston, VA
Jennifer Wilkins, Ph.D., R.D., Division of Nutritional Sciences, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY
Paula Hudson Collins, M.H.D.L., R.H.Ed., North Carolina Department of Public Instruction, Raleigh, NC
3:30Discussion
4:30Open Forum
Tracy Fox, M.P.H., R.D., Produce for Better Health Foundation
Dianne Ward, M.S., Ed.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Margo Wootan, Sc.D., Center for Science in the Public Interest
Kimberly F. Stitzel, M.S., R.D., The American Dietetic Association
Bill Wilkinson, A.I.C.P., National Center for Bicycling & Walking
Alicia Moag-Stahlberg, M.S., R.D., L.D., Action for Healthy Kids
William Potts-Datema, M.S., Harvard School of Public Health
Amy Harris, R.N., National Association of Orthopedic Nurses
Vivian Pilant, M.S., R.D., South Carolina Department of Education
Donna Mazyck, R.N., B.S.N., N.C.S.N., Maryland State Department of Education; National Association of School Nurses
Sandra Hassink, M.D., A.I. duPont Hospital for Children; American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)
5:30Adjourn

The Prevention of Childhood Obesity: Understanding the Influences of Marketing, Media, and Family Dynamics

Workshop sponsored by the Committee on Prevention of Obesity in Children and Youth

Institute of Medicine

Tuesday, December 9, 2003

1:00 pm—5:30 pm

Keck Center of the National Academies

Conference Room 100

500 Fifth Street, N.W.

Washington, DC 20001

PROGRAM

1:00 pmWelcome and Introductions
Jeffrey Koplan, M.D., M.P.H., Chair, Committee on Prevention of Obesity in Children and Youth
1:10Marketing and Media Influences: Identifying Challenges and Effective Strategies for the Prevention of Childhood Obesity

1:10 – 1:30 pm
Neal Baer, M.D., Executive Producer University City, CA

1:30 – 1:50 pm
Eric Rosenthal, B.B.A., M.S., Marketing Specialist, Frankel, Chicago, IL

1:50 – 2:10 pm
Mary Engle, Esq., Division of Advertising Practices, Federal Trade Commission, Washington, DC
2:10Discussion Among Presenters and the Committee
3:10Break
3:30Family Dynamics: Challenges and Opportunities for Preventing Childhood Obesity and Promoting Healthful Lifestyles
Susan McHale, Ph.D., The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA
4:00Discussion
4:45Open Forum
Joan Almon, U.S. Alliance for Childhood
Lilian Cheung, D.Sc., R.D., Harvard School of Public Health
Jessica Donze, M.P.H., R.D., American Dietetic Association
Tracy Fox, M.P.H., R.D., Produce for Better Health Foundation
Lynn Fredericks, B.A., FamilyCook Productions
Velma LaPoint, Ph.D., Howard University
David Meyers, M.D., United States Breastfeeding Committee
Jill Nicholls, Ph.D., National Dairy Council/Dairy Management Inc.
Anne-Marie Nocton, M.S., M.P.H., R.D., Sports, Cardiovascular, and Wellness Nutritionists
Robert Pallay, M.D., American Academy of Family Physicians
Mercedes Rubio, Ph.D., American Sociological Association
Margo Wootan, Sc.D., Center for Science in the Public Interest
5:30Adjourn
Copyright © 2005, National Academy of Sciences.
Bookshelf ID: NBK83823
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