Department of Nutrition

The University of Tennessee, Knoxville

Promoting Healthy Weight Colloquium Series 2.0 Overview

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.

The archived webcast for Fall 2017 Promoting Healthy Weight 2.0 is now available HERE.

To complete the evaluation for the archived webcast colloquium click HERE.

Save the date for the Spring 2018 Promoting Healthy Weight Colloquium to be held on

Friday, March 23, 2018. To view and distribute the flyer click 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, $176,649, 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.

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