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Let's Go: National Obesity Conference


  • Maine Health Conference Center Portland, Maine (map)

Conference objectives:

1. Explore the critical period from preconception to age 2 in preventing obesity.

2. Provide evidence of the impact of maternal factors on the prevalence of childhood obesity.

3. Increase health care provider knowledge of the role of early childhood factors in promoting healthy weight.

4. Share practical tools and resources to engage families in establishing and maintaining healthy habits.

More details forthcoming.

Earlier Event: September 10
Topic Discussion: IV fluids in OOH Birth
Later Event: October 3
Maine State Breastfeeding Coalition