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Workshop Agenda

Institute of Medicine

Joint U.S.–Mexico Workshop on Childhood Obesity Prevention


National Institute of Public Health of Mexico


Av. Universidad No. 655, Col. Santa Ma. Ahuacatitlán, Cuernavaca, Morelos 62508

Phone: +52-777-329-3000 ext. 3371


Cuernavaca, Morelos


May 3–4, 2006

STATEMENT OF TASK

The IOM in collaboration with the National Institute of Public Health in Mexico will convene a two-day workshop to explore common issues and potential for collaboration in the area of preventing childhood obesity in populations of Mexican origin. From the perspective of the United States and Mexico, workshop presentations will consider the nature of the problem, current policies and programs to address it, lessons learned from current interventions, and potential public policy approaches.



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Joint U.S.–Mexico Workshop on Preventing Obesity in Children and Youth of Mexican Origin: Summary A Workshop Agenda Institute of Medicine Joint U.S.–Mexico Workshop on Childhood Obesity Prevention National Institute of Public Health of Mexico Av. Universidad No. 655, Col. Santa Ma. Ahuacatitlán, Cuernavaca, Morelos 62508 Phone: +52-777-329-3000 ext. 3371 Cuernavaca, Morelos May 3–4, 2006 STATEMENT OF TASK The IOM in collaboration with the National Institute of Public Health in Mexico will convene a two-day workshop to explore common issues and potential for collaboration in the area of preventing childhood obesity in populations of Mexican origin. From the perspective of the United States and Mexico, workshop presentations will consider the nature of the problem, current policies and programs to address it, lessons learned from current interventions, and potential public policy approaches.

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Joint U.S.–Mexico Workshop on Preventing Obesity in Children and Youth of Mexican Origin: Summary AGENDA Wednesday, May 3, 2006 9:00–10:00 am OPENING SESSION Moderators: Juan Rivera, Instituto Nacional de Salud Pública (INSP), Cuernavaca, Morelos Jeffrey Koplan, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 9:00–9:30 am Welcome and Introduction to INSP   Jaime Sepúlveda, Secretaria de Salud Mauricio Hernández, Instituto Nacional de Salud Pública 9:30–9:45 am Welcome from Institute of Medicine/Food and Nutrition Board. Workshop Agenda and Goals   Reynaldo Martorell, Emory University 9:45–10:15 am Self Introduction of Participants   Jeffrey Koplan, Emory University 10:30 am–1:30 pm PLENARY PRESENTATIONS Moderator: Jeffrey Koplan, Emory University 10:30–10:45 am Overview of IOM Childhood Obesity Prevention Report   Jeffrey Koplan, Emory University 10:45–11:10 am Group Discussion 11:10–11:30 am BREAK 11:30–11:50 am Preventing Obesity in Mexican-American Children and Adolescents   Fernando Mendoza, Stanford University, CA Frederick Trowbridge, Trowbridge & Associates, Inc., Decatur, GA

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Joint U.S.–Mexico Workshop on Preventing Obesity in Children and Youth of Mexican Origin: Summary 11:50 am–12:10 pm Preventing Obesity in Mexican Children and Adolescents   Bernardo Hernández, Instituto Nacional de Salud Pública Ruy Lopez, Instituto Nacional de Salud Pública 12:10–1:30 pm Group Discussion 1:30–4:00 pm LUNCH 3:00–4:30 pm WORKING GROUPS SESSION   Working Group 1: Common themes/factors. Differences and similarities between United States and Mexico   Working Group 2: Evidence gaps in data   Working Group 3: Actions implemented. Opportunities, challenges, and barriers 4:30 pm Adjourn for the Day Gala Dinner at 7:30 pm in Restaurant “El Madrigal” Thursday, May 4, 2006 8:30–10:00 am WORKING GROUPS SESSION (cont.) Moderator: Esteban Cruz, Kaiser Permanente 8:30– 9:00 am Working Groups Presentations   Rapporteurs 9:00–10:00 am Group Discussion 10:00 am–1:30 pm PLENARY SESSION: OPPORTUNITIES AND CHALLENGES Moderator: Jaime Sepúlveda, Secretaria de Salud

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Joint U.S.–Mexico Workshop on Preventing Obesity in Children and Youth of Mexican Origin: Summary PANEL PRESENTATIONS 10:00–11:00 am Panel 1: The roles of the public sector and private sector in preventing childhood obesity   Families and communities Private sector Public sector 11:00–11:20 am BREAK 11:20 am–12:20 pm Group Discussion 12:20–12:40 pm Panel 2: Opportunities for collaboration: A bi-national, common agenda to prevent childhood obesity 12:40–1:45 pm Group Discussion 1:45–3:00 pm LUNCH 3:00–3:30 pm SUMMARY AND CLOSING REMARKS   Juan Rivera, Instituto Nacional de Salud Pública Julio Frenk, Secretaria de Salud 3:30 pm Adjourn