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Advancing Obesity Solutions through Investments in the Built Environment: A Workshop

September 12, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Where: National Academy of Sciences Building (Lecture Room) • 2101 Constitution Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20418

Topics Children, Youth and Families, Food and Nutrition, Public Health, Health Care Workforce

Activity: Roundtable on Obesity Solutions

Board: Food and Nutrition Board

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.



September 12, 2017
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm