SELF-REGULATION

Elaine Kolisb, 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

Irvine, CA

Panel Goals:

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 Bracbo, 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



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