Session 1:
WIC and Birth Outcomes

8:30

Moderator:

Gail Harrison, Chair

Speakers:

Michael Lu, University of California, Los Angeles

Theodore Joyce, City University of New York

Discussants:

Marianne Bitler, University of California, Irvine

Patrick Catalano, Case Western Reserve

9:45

Break

 

Session 2:
WIC and Overweight and Obesity

10:05

Moderator:

Patricia Crawford, University of California, Berkeley

Speakers:

Robert Whitaker, Temple University

Elsie Taveras, Harvard Medical School (via teleconference)

Discussant:

Sara Benjamin Neelon, Duke University Medical Center

Session 3:
WIC and Breastfeeding

11:05

Moderator:

Miriam Labbok, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

Speakers:

Karen Bonuck, Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Maya Bunik, University of Colorado, Children’s Hospital, Denver

Cynthia Howard, University of Rochester, School of Medicine

Discussant:

Larry Grummer-Strawn, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

12:20 p.m.

Lunch

 



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