National Academy of Sciences
National Academy of Engineering
Institute of Medicine
National Research Council
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September 13, 2006

Running Time: 01:09:16
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Innovative actions and interventions to reduce childhood obesity are encouraging, but most of the programs are not being evaluated, making it difficult to identify effective practices, according to a new report from the Institute of Medicine.



Speakers:
Jeffrey P. Koplan, M.D., M.P.H. (chair), Vice President for Academic Health Affairs, Woodruff Health Sciences Center, Emory University, Atlanta