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Vanderbilt Institute for Obesity & Metabolism

 

 

Tennessee Obesity Taskforce members with

Tennessee's First Lady, Andrea Conte

 

Tennessee Obesity Taskforce with Tennessee First Lady, Andrea Conte

 

During the 2010 legislative session, the Tennessee Obesity Taskforce supported policy efforts in the following areas:

  • Coordinated School Health - fully fund
  • Physical Activity/Physical Education in Schools
  • Healthy Foods and Beverages in Schools
  • Food Desert Relief
  • Soda Tax - reallocate funds to support childhood obesity
  • Children's Outdoor Bill of Rights