Strategies for Developing School-Based Policies that Promote Nutrition and Physical Activity among Children and Youth

When: June 16, 2003 (1:00 PM Eastern)
Where: National Academy of Sciences Building • 2101 Constitution Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20418

Topics Children and Families, Diseases, Food and Nutrition, Public Health, Select Populations and Health Equity
Activity: Prevention of Obesity in Children and Youth
Board: Food and Nutrition Board

This workshop was led by the committee chair, Dr. Jeffrey Koplan. The first presentation was given by Harold Goldstein, Dr.P.H., on strategies for developing school-based health promotion policies. The next session focused on helping public schools to balance meeting expectations of obesity prevention and of fiscal and curriculm goals.

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