Join Boston Children’s Hospital for an unprecedented conference addressing how the latest childhood obesity research is being translated into successful community interventions.
Come explore new approaches to childhood obesity with community leaders, health care providers and researchers. This unique conference will examine the underlying science, real-world challenges, and opportunities for more effective prevention and treatment in the community.
Thursday, October 10th through Friday, October 11th, 2013
Full day Thursday and a half day Friday
The conference will be held at the Boston Marriott Long Wharf on 296 State St. in Boston, MA. The hotel is within walking distance of the historical Freedom Trail, Boston's North End, Fanieuil Hall, and much more that the city has to offer.
The conference costs $150 to attend. Refunds will not be available, and registrations will be subject to a small processing fee.
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org to learn more.
The New Balance Foundation Obesity Prevention Center Boston Children’s Hospital is dedicated to helping families, health care providers and community organizations fight to end childhood obesity.
Fueled by our culture, media and economics, children in the United States are eating fewer healthful foods, exercising less and weighing more. The result is an epidemic that puts happy, healthy futures at risk.
Our mission is to empower people to live healthy, active lives by: