For Immediate Release: May 7, 2012
Contact: CDC Division of News and Electronic Media
CDC to Host Second Weight of the Nation Conference to Address Obesity
CDC will host a telebriefing to present findings of a study being presented at CDC’s Weight of the Nation obesity conference, “Obesity and Severe Obesity Forecasts through 2030.”
William H. Dietz, M.D., Ph.D, director, CDC’s Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity and Obesity
Monday, May 7 at 11:45 a.m.
Eric A. Finkelstein, Ph.D., M.H.A., Associate Professor, Assistant Director of the Health Services and Systems Research Program, Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School, Singapore
Justin G. Trogdon, Ph.D., M.A. Health Economist, Research Triangle Institute (RTI) Public Health Economics Program
PASSCODE: CDC Media
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A transcript of this media telebriefing will be available following the briefing at the CDC web site at www.cdc.gov/media.
- Historical Document: May 7, 2012
- Content source: Office of the Associate Director for Communication, Division of News and Electronic Media
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