Public Service Activities
Obesity prevention intervention in children
Dr. Angela Odoms-Young, Assistant Professor in the Department of Kinesiology and Nutrition in the College of Applied Health Sciences has had past projects with Chicago Public Schools, in collaboration with Marian Fitzgibbon, Professor of Medicine and School of Public Health, conducting an obesity prevention intervention in CPS early childhood centers.
They plan to start that program again in collaboration with the Chicago Partnership for Health Promotion and University of Illinois Extension. They are awaiting approval from CPS.
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Angela Odoms-Young, PhD, Assistant Professor Department of Kinesiology and Nutrition College of Applied Health Sciences
University of Illinois at Chicago
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