Please join us for the 6th Annual Obesity symposium! You can check the preliminary schedule here.
Registration will likely open mid-March. Please check back for more information.
Cindy Leung will be giving a poster presentation entitled, "Sugar-Sweetened Soda Consumption is Associated with Shorter Leukocyte Telomere Length Among Healthy Adults", a the 2014 American Heart Association Epidemiology and Prevention/Nutrition, Physical Activity and Metabolism Conference in San Francisco, CA on March 18th at 5pm.
|Thanks to everyone who joined us for our latest COAST seminar, Pregnancy as a "Window of Opportunity" for Intervention: Obesity, Stress, and Perinatal Outcomes with Jeannette R. Ickovics, PhD.|
The UC Berkeley School of Public Health receives a Safeway grant to combat obesity! The grant will go toward funding the development of an online referral system - headed by COAST researcher, Kristine Madsen - which allows health providers to directly connect children at risk of obesity to local organizations and track their progress in the program. Read more about it here.
Congratulations to SEW investigator Patricia Crawford for receiving the 2013 David Kessler Award for Extraordinary Contribution to the Public's Health awarded by the California Center for Public Health Advocacy.