The series will focus on the assessment, treatment, and prevention of maternal and pediatric obesity and will emphasize the Maternal and Child Heath Life Course Framework as a way to explain the interconnectedness between maternal and pediatric obesity. One colloquium will be held each spring and fall from Spring 2014 through Spring 2018. Check the website frequently for updates on specific dates, topics, and featured speakers.
Save the date for the Fall 2017 Promoting Healthy Weight Colloquium to be held on
The archived March 24, 2017 webcast is now available and can be found HERE.
This project is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under grant number T79MC09805, Leadership Education in Maternal and Child Health Nutrition, $176,795, 50% funded by the University of Tennessee, Department of Nutrition. This information or content and conclusions are those of the author and should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsements be inferred by HRSA, HHS or the U.S. Government.