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    National Summit on Legal Preparedness for Obesity Prevention and Control.Donald E. Benken, Meredith S. Reynolds & Alicia S. Hunter - 2009 - Journal of Law, Medicine and Ethics 37 (s1):5-6.
    The National Summit on Legal Preparedness for Obesity Prevention and Control was conceived by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention as a strategic conference to review the current status of legal preparedness for obesity prevention and control, identify potential gaps, and develop specific action options for improving the contribution law can make to reduce the health threat posed by obesity. Working with the collaborating partners and planning committe, the host committe planned and modeled after the Summit CDC’s 2007 conference (...)
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    Legal Preparedness for Obesity Prevention and Control: The Public Health Framework for Action.William H. Dietz & Alicia S. Hunter - 2009 - Journal of Law, Medicine and Ethics 37 (s1):9-14.
    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has focused its obesity prevention and control efforts on improving population-level health. A recent Institute of Medicine report identified systems that affect population health, to include health care delivery systems, schools, businesses and employers, communities, and governmental public health infrastructure. CDC uses the public health model to engage these systems, and this process coordinates multiple settings, sectors, and jurisdictions to develop an integrated approach to identify, prevent, and control obesity. The public health approach (...)
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    National Summit on Legal Preparedness for Obesity Prevention and Control.Donald E. Benken, Meredith S. Reynolds & Alicia S. Hunter - 2009 - Journal of Law, Medicine and Ethics 37 (s1):5-6.
    The National Summit on Legal Preparedness for Obesity Prevention and Control was conceived by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention as a strategic conference to review the current status of legal preparedness for obesity prevention and control, identify potential gaps, and develop specific action options for improving the contribution law can make to reduce the health threat posed by obesity. Working with the collaborating partners and planning committe, the host committe planned and modeled after the Summit CDC’s 2007 conference (...)
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    Legal Preparedness for Obesity Prevention and Control: The Public Health Framework for Action.William H. Dietz & Alicia S. Hunter - 2009 - Journal of Law, Medicine and Ethics 37 (s1):9-14.
    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has focused its obesity prevention and control efforts on improving population-level health. A recent Institute of Medicine report identified systems that affect population health, to include health care delivery systems, schools, businesses and employers, communities, and governmental public health infrastructure. CDC uses the public health model to engage these systems, and this process coordinates multiple settings, sectors, and jurisdictions to develop an integrated approach to identify, prevent, and control obesity. The public health approach (...)
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    Weight of the Nation – Moving Forward, Reversing the Trend: Editorial Note.Alicia S. Hunter - 2013 - Journal of Law, Medicine and Ethics 41 (s2):5-7.
    Weight of the Nation is a national forum for obesity prevention leaders who are “game changers” — those who are leading the field of innovative obesity prevention practice — to provide opportunities to expand and advance evidence-based and emerging solutions to the epidemic and brainstorm on collaborative efforts to apply these solutions in settings that reach individuals across the lifespan. WON is hosted by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for (...)
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