Elaine Kolish, Children’s Food and Beverage Advertising Initiative (CFBAI)
Lisa Gable, Healthy Weight Commitment Foundation (HWCF)
Bill Dietz, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
CASE STUDIES IN IMPLEMENTING COMPREHENSIVE OBESITY PREVENTION PLANS PANEL
March 23, 2011
1. Hear first-hand accounts from state and local governments and community organizations that have developed and implemented obesity prevention initiatives.
2. Explore the successes, failures, and challenges that groups and individuals have encountered in their efforts.
3. Gain insights that may be useful in selecting recommendations to accelerate progress in obesity prevention.
Susan Combs, Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts
America Bracho, Executive Director, Latino Health Access
Anthony Iton, Senior Vice President, Healthy Communities, The California Endowment
Tom Farley, Commissioner, New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene
Karl Dean, Mayor, The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County