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Alliances for Obesity Prevention : Finding Common Ground : workshop summary /
Lynn Parker ... [et al.], rapporteurs ; Standing Committee on Childhood Obesity Prevention, Food and Nutrition Board, Institute of Medicine of the National Academies.
imprint
Washington, D.C. : National Academies Press, c2012.
description
x, 73 p. ; 23 cm.
ISBN
0309224721, 9780309224727
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Washington, D.C. : National Academies Press, c2012.
isbn
0309224721
9780309224727
contents note
Background and rationale -- Mission : readiness -- Food and agriculture -- Physical activity and the built environment -- Forming successful alliances -- Building alliances -- Final observations.
catalogue key
8574193
 
Also available online in Open Book format via the National Academies Press home page.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 51-55).
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Many organizations are making focused efforts to prevent obesity. To achieve their goals, accelerate their progress, and sustain their success, the assistance of many other individuals and groups--not all of them with a singular focus on obesity prevention--will be essential. In October 2011 the Institute of Medicine held a workshop that provided an opportunity for obesity prevention groups to hear from and hold discussions with many of these potential allies in obesity prevention. They explored common ground for joint activities and mutual successes and lessons learned from efforts at aligning diverse groups with goals in common.
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