Program Schedule

Monday, September 30, 2002
Time Activity Speaker
8:00-8:30 a.m. Registration and Breakfast  
8:30-9:00 Welcome and Introductions Dean Noreen Clark, PhD
9:00-10:15 The Obesity Epidemic: Causes, Consequences and Solutions (1.25 CME hours) William Dietz, MD, PhD
10:15-10:30 Travel to Concurrent Breakout Sessions
10:30-noon Concurrent Breakout Sessions (1.5 CME hours each)
  1. Biological Markers of Obesity Related Diseases
    Kellogg Auditorium Dental School
  2. Changes in the Incidence and Prevalence of Obesity: Gathering the Evidence
    Michigan League Hussey Room
  3. Health Outcomes Related to Obesity
    Alumni Center
  4. The Role of Environment and Policy in Improving Public Health: Reducing Obesity in America
    Michigan League Ballroom
  5. Community Initiatives to Promote Healthy Eating and Exercise
    Michigan League Vandenberg Room
  6. Novel Approaches to Weight Management: The Role of Psychosocial and Cultural Tailoring
    Power Center Auditorium
12 :00-1:30 p.m. Lunch under the tent
Travel to Concurrent Breakout Sessions
1:30-3:00 Concurrent Breakout Sessions, Repeated (1.5 CME hours each)
3:15 Reception, Michigan League, Second Floor Concourse
Celebration to honor the contributions of Dr. Eugene Feingold
Professor Emeritus, School of Public Health (Health Management and Policy)