Innovative Approaches to Prevention and Management of Childhood Obesity

Webinar //


Nov 09 2016, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM EST


Webinar attendees will be able to understand the development of childhood obesity from a pathological perspective, be able to identify targets for intervention, and receive practical guidelines for prevention and management of childhood obesity from the family home.

Featured presenter:
Melinda Sothern, PhD, CEP
Professor, Louisiana State University School of Public Health and School of Medicine

Sothern is a licensed clinical exercise physiologist and a tenured Professor and Jim Finks Endowed Chair in Health Promotion in the Behavioral and Community Health Sciences Program, Schools of Public Health and Medicine at the Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center in New Orleans, Louisiana, and Pennington Biomedical Research Center in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. 

View the webinar slides (all PDF): Welcome, Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4, Part 5, Conclusion and Recommendations

Also, check out the related webinar "Health Equity Research and Practice: Using a Community-Centered View of Influences on Eating, Activity and Body Weight"

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