Establishing Healthy Habits at Home

Parenting is not easy, but the health of our children is important. This 120-minute session will help parents to identify and implement strategies to establish healthy habits at home. Drawing from the expertise being brought to Atlanta for ObesityWeekSM, our panelists will increase public awareness about parenting strategies that can help prevent and treat obesity through everyday actions.

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Panelists include the best investigators and educators working in the area of obesity research, each having expertise in presenting evidence-based strategies to the public for their personal implementation. The session will include four, 20-minute presentations followed by a moderated panel discussion to answer questions from the audience.



Print out this filer to spread the word to parents in the Atlanta area.

Date & Time:

Tuesday, November 12, 2013, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Georgia World Congress Center Atlanta, GA



Penny Gordon-Larsen, PhD

Steven Heymsfield, MD

Marie-Pierre St-Onge, PhD


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Target Audience:

The general public, but health care providers, public health officials, and advocates working to support legislative action to increase funding for and access to obesity prevention programs and research will benefit.


Registration is free. Click here to register.

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