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Catalyzing Communities for Change: A Systems Approach to Obesity Prevention

The Sage Colleges Nutrition Lecture Series, sponsored by CDPHP

Date: Monday, March 26th, 2012

Time: 7:00 pm

Duration: 2 hours

Location: Bush Memorial, Troy campus

Contact: Nina Marinello l 244-2233 l marina1@sage.edu

For more information, visit: http://www.sage.edu/academics/nutrition/lecture_series/.

Presented by CDPHP


Catalyzing Communities for Change: A Systems Approach to Obesity Prevention

Christina Economos, PhD Tufts University
Emcee for the event: Kelly Lynch - Co-Host, Chuck & Kelly and the WGY Morning News

Monday, March 26, 2012 7:00 PM
Bush Memorial Center - Russell Sage College
Troy, New York

Christina D. Economos, associate professor at the Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy at Tufts University, has conducted extensive research addressing the interaction between exercise, diet, body composition, bone health and childhood obesity. She is the principal investigator of multiple large-scale studies examining childhood nutrition and physical activity with the goal of inspiring behavior, policy, and environmental change to improve the health of America's children.

1 CPEU will be awarded to RDs and DTRs Key CDR Learning Codes that apply include: 4000, 4010, 4020, 4100, 4150, 5070, 5370