Pediatric Section March 2010 Announcement

Pediatric Section
March 2010
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Dear Colleague,  

We thought you might like to hear about the Third Annual Childhood Obesity Research Center Symposium, April 15-16, 2010 at the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA.
CORC Symposium 2010Childhood Obesity: Mechanisms, Interventions, Policy and New Frontiers 
April 15-16, 2010
University of Southern California,
Los Angeles, CA
Please Join Us!
Please join us for the Third Annual Childhood Obesity Research Symposium, April 15-16, 2010, at the University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine in Los Angeles, CA. 
Thursday, April 15, 2010: Trainee Symposium and Workshop
This event will bring together trainees and junior faculty from across the country in varying disciplines related to childhood obesity. Short presentations from trainees will be mixed with interactive sessions on grants development and career development.
Friday, April 16, 2010: Childhood Obesity Research Symposium
Confirmed speakers include:

       Tom Baranowski (Baylor College of Medicine)
       Joel Elmquist (University of Texas Southwestern)
       Harold Goldstein (California Center for Public Health Advocacy)
       Marientina Gotsis (University of Southern California)
       Martin Myers (University of Michigan)
       Elizabeth Parks (University of Texas Southwestern)
       Antonio Rangel (California Institute of Technology)
       Jeffrey Schwimmer (University of California, San Diego)
Date and Time: April 15-16, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM 
Location: University of Southern California Health Science Campus
Both events are free of charge.
Reservations can be made for this event at: using the codes listed below:
  • To RSVP for the Trainee Workshop on April 15, enter code: Workshop2010
  • To RSVP for the Symposium on April 16, enter code: CORC2010
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