Massachusetts Family Impact Seminar #5

A Lot on Our Plate: Chronic Health Threats in Massachusetts

March 26, 2014

Featured Speakers

Christina Economos, Assoc. Dir., John Hancock Research Center on Physical Activity, Nutrition, and Obesity Prevention, and New Balance Chair in Childhood Nutrition and Assoc. Prof. at the Gerald J. and Dorothy R. Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy and the School of Medicine, Tufts University
Child and Adolescent Obesity in Massachusetts: Opportunities for Effective Policy Interventions at the State Level

Ira Ockene, David and Barbara Milliken Professor of Preventive Cardiology, Director of the Preventive Cardiology Program, University of Massachusetts Medical School
Cardiovascular Disease

Barbara Goldoftas, Assistant Professor of Environmental Science and Policy, Clark University
Type 2 Diabetes in Massachusetts: A Population Perspective and Its Implications for Public Policy