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Exploring Tax Policy to Advance Population Health, Health Equity, and Economic Prosperity: A Workshop
Date: December 7, 2017 (8:15 AM Pacific)
Workshop on tax policies to further population health.
Exploring Early Childhood Care and Education Levers to Improve Population Health: A Workshop
Date: September 14, 2017 (8:30 AM Eastern)
A workshop on Early Education, sponsored by the Roundtable on Population Health Improvement
Advancing Obesity Solutions through Investments in the Built Environment: A Workshop
Date: September 12, 2017 (8:30 AM Eastern)
How can investments in the built environment advance obesity solutions? September 12, join the Roundtable on Obesity Solutions for a workshop that will explore the roles built environment policies and practices play in the prevention and treatment of obesity and will highlight promising, scalable, multi-sector strategies to create more healthful and equitable environments. Built environment topics that will be covered include urban planning and design, transportation systems, parks and recreation, and food systems. Register to attend either in person or via webcast. Due to seating capacity, in-person registration for this workshop is limited. The speakers' PowerPoint slides and a video recording of the proceedings will be available on this page shortly after the meeting. Learn more: http://bit.ly/ObesityRTBuiltEnvironment
A Workshop on Strategies to Limit Sugar-Sweetened Beverage Consumption in Young Children: Evaluation of Federal, State, and Local Policies and Programs
Date: June 21, 2017 - June 22, 2017 (8:00 AM Eastern)
The objectives of this 1½ day workshop include are to provide an overview of current and emerging strategies implemented at the federal, state, local, and tribal level intended to reduce consumption of sugar-sweetened beverages by young children, ages 0-5 years of age, and explore the evidence on effectiveness, contextualize the strategies by considering patterns and trends in beverage consumption broadly, and sugar-sweetened beverage consumption specifically, by U.S. children, examine current guidelines for sugar-sweetened beverage consumption among young children, explore the role of industry on influencing sugar-sweetened beverage consumption in young children, and identifying where knowledge gaps and opportunities exist for future policies, programs, and strategies.
Achieving Rural Health Equity and Well-being: Challenges and Opportunities: A Workshop
Date: June 13, 2017 (8:30 AM Central)
A joint workshop on Rural Health, sponsored by the Roundtable on Health Equity and the Roundtable on Population Health.
Protecting the Health and Wellbeing of Communities in a Changing Climate
Date: March 13, 2017 (8:30 AM Eastern)
A 1-day workshop exploring the implications of climate change for population health.
Open Meeting: Planning Committee for a Workshop on Strategies to Limit Sugar-Sweetened Beverage Consumption in Young Children
Date: March 8, 2017 (9:00 AM Eastern)
The Planning Committee for a Workshop on Strategies to Limit Sugar-Sweetened Beverage Consumption in Young Children will hold an open meeting on March 08, 2017 from 9:00-10:30am ET. Attendees may register to attend in-person or listen to the open meeting online.
Stakeholders Engagement Meeting on the Report 'The Health Effects of Cannabis and Cannabinoids'
Date: February 21, 2017 (9:45 AM Eastern)
This meeting is to present the report's key messages, and to engage with stakeholders and the general public.
The Potential Role of Sleep in Obesity Prevention and Management: A Virtual Workshop (Webinar)
Date: February 17, 2017 (12:00 PM Eastern)
This virtual workshop will examine the potential relationship between sleep and obesity. A relatively new development in research on the causes, prevention, and treatment of obesity is the increasing evidence and discussion about the potential relationship between sleep and obesity, as well as a strong interest on the part of the public health community in examining the evidence and its potential implications.
The Health Effects of Cannabis and Cannabinoids: The Current State of Evidence and Recommendations for Research Public Release
Date: January 12, 2017 (1:00 PM Eastern)
In one of the most comprehensive studies of recent research on the health effects of recreational and therapeutic cannabis use, a new report from the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine offers a rigorous review of relevant scientific research published since 1999.