October 4, 2012

Community Research Partners Meeting to discuss obesity through the lens of public health at Oct. 5 meeting

"Obesity Through the Lens of Public Health: Did Our Numbers Really Go Down?" is the topic of the next meeting of Community Research Partners, to be tomorrow, Oct. 5, at 8:30 a.m. at the Downtown YMCA, 1000 Church St.

Presenters will be  Richard Canada from the Tennessee Department of Health and Joan Randall from the Vanderbilt Institute for Obesity and Metabolism.

The meeting will provide a review of healthy eating/active living efforts in Tennessee, what is working, who the champions are and how we are measuring success.

To RSVP contact Christine.c.king@vanderbilt.edu.

The meeting is sponsored by the Meharry-Vanderbilt Community Engaged Research Core. A light breakfast is provided.