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ASPPH Presents: The Latest in Prepping Public Health Students for Obesity Prevention & Control

This webinar introduced the new obesity provider competencies, gave examples of how CEPH-accredited institutions of public health are teaching obesity prevention and control, and invited questions/stimulated discussion among attendees on the topics raised.

Learning Objectives:

  • Identify the Provider Competencies for the Prevention and Management of Obesity
  • Describe three examples of academic public health activities to prepare students to work interprofessionally in obesity prevention and control
  • Reflect on methods to apply the new Provider Competencies…into one’s own curricular and practice offerings
  • Featured Speakers

    Don Bradley, MD, MHS-CL

    Co-chair, Provider Training and Education Workgroup of the Integrated Clinical and Social Systems for the Prevention and Management of Obesity Innovation Collaborative; Associate Consulting Professor, Duke School of Medicine; Executive Director, The Practical Playbook

    Solveig Argeseanu Cunningham, PhD, MSc

    Associate Professor, Department of Global Health, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University

    David Sarwer, PhD

    Associate Dean of Research, Professor, Director, Center for Obesity Research and Education (CORE), College of Public Health, Temple University

    Hala Madanat, PhD, MS

    Director and Professor, San Diego State University Graduate School of Public Health

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