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The Resource Measuring progress in obesity prevention : workshop report, Committee on Accelerating Progress in Obesity Prevention, Food and Nutrition Board, Institute of Medicine of the National Academies, (electronic resource)

Measuring progress in obesity prevention : workshop report, Committee on Accelerating Progress in Obesity Prevention, Food and Nutrition Board, Institute of Medicine of the National Academies, (electronic resource)

Label
Measuring progress in obesity prevention : workshop report
Title
Measuring progress in obesity prevention
Title remainder
workshop report
Statement of responsibility
Committee on Accelerating Progress in Obesity Prevention, Food and Nutrition Board, Institute of Medicine of the National Academies
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • "Nearly 69 percent of U.S. adults and 32 percent of children are either overweight or obese, creating an annual medical cost burden that may reach 1.47 billion dollars. Researchers and policy makers are eager to identify improved measures of environmental and policy factors that contribute to obesity prevention. The IOM formed the Committee on Accelerating Progress in Obesity Prevention to review the IOM's past obesity-related recommendations, identify a set of recommendations for future action, and recommend indicators of progress in implementing these actions. The committee held a workshop in March 2011 about how to improve measurement of progress in obesity prevention"--Publisher's description
  • "Nearly 69 percent of U.S. adults and 32 percent of children are either overweight or obese, creating an annual medical cost burden that may reach 1.47 billion dollars. Researchers and policy makers are eager to identify improved measures of environmental and policy factors that contribute to obesity prevention. The IOM formed the Committee on Accelerating Progress in Obesity Prevention to review the IOM's past obesity-related recommendations, identify a set of recommendations for future action, and recommend indicators of progress in implementing these actions. The committee held a workshop in March 2011 about how to improve measurement of progress in obesity prevention"--Publisher's description
  • "Nearly 69 percent of U.S. adults and 32 percent of children are either overweight or obese, creating an annual medical cost burden that may reach 1.47 billion dollars. Researchers and policy makers are eager to identify improved measures of environmental and policy factors that contribute to obesity prevention. The IOM formed the Committee on Accelerating Progress in Obesity Prevention to review the IOM's past obesity-related recommendations, identify a set of recommendations for future action, and recommend indicators of progress in implementing these actions. The committee held a workshop in March 2011 about how to improve measurement of progress in obesity prevention"--Publisher's description
  • "Nearly 69 percent of U.S. adults and 32 percent of children are either overweight or obese, creating an annual medical cost burden that may reach 1.47 billion dollars. Researchers and policy makers are eager to identify improved measures of environmental and policy factors that contribute to obesity prevention. The IOM formed the Committee on Accelerating Progress in Obesity Prevention to review the IOM's past obesity-related recommendations, identify a set of recommendations for future action, and recommend indicators of progress in implementing these actions. The committee held a workshop in March 2011 about how to improve measurement of progress in obesity prevention"--Publisher's description
  • "Nearly 69 percent of U.S. adults and 32 percent of children are either overweight or obese, creating an annual medical cost burden that may reach 1.47 billion dollars. Researchers and policy makers are eager to identify improved measures of environmental and policy factors that contribute to obesity prevention. The IOM formed the Committee on Accelerating Progress in Obesity Prevention to review the IOM's past obesity-related recommendations, identify a set of recommendations for future action, and recommend indicators of progress in implementing these actions. The committee held a workshop in March 2011 about how to improve measurement of progress in obesity prevention"--
Assigning source
Publisher's description
Cataloging source
AEHE
LC call number
RC628
LC item number
.I45 2012
NLM call number
  • 2012 E-188
  • WD 210
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Institute of Medicine (U.S.)
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  • Obesity
  • Program Evaluation
  • Research Report
  • Risk Assessment
  • Risk Factors
  • United States
Label
Measuring progress in obesity prevention : workshop report, Committee on Accelerating Progress in Obesity Prevention, Food and Nutrition Board, Institute of Medicine of the National Academies, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographic references
Contents
  • Introduction and workshop boals -- Physical activity and the built environment -- The food and nutrition environment -- Looking across domains -- Assessing the impact of marketing and industry -- Assessing state and community efforts -- Disparities and measurement -- Summary of workshop themes -- Appendix A : workshop agenda -- Appendix B : biographical sketches of committee members -- Appendix C : fiographical sketches of speakers -- Appendix D : acronyms and abbreviations
  • Introduction and workshop boals -- Physical activity and the built environment -- The food and nutrition environment -- Looking across domains -- Assessing the impact of marketing and industry -- Assessing state and community efforts -- Disparities and measurement -- Summary of workshop themes -- Appendix A : workshop agenda -- Appendix B : biographical sketches of committee members -- Appendix C : fiographical sketches of speakers -- Appendix D : acronyms and abbreviations
  • Introduction and workshop boals -- Physical activity and the built environment -- The food and nutrition environment -- Looking across domains -- Assessing the impact of marketing and industry -- Assessing state and community efforts -- Disparities and measurement -- Summary of workshop themes -- Appendix A : workshop agenda -- Appendix B : biographical sketches of committee members -- Appendix C : fiographical sketches of speakers -- Appendix D : acronyms and abbreviations
  • Introduction and workshop boals -- Physical activity and the built environment -- The food and nutrition environment -- Looking across domains -- Assessing the impact of marketing and industry -- Assessing state and community efforts -- Disparities and measurement -- Summary of workshop themes -- Appendix A : workshop agenda -- Appendix B : biographical sketches of committee members -- Appendix C : fiographical sketches of speakers -- Appendix D : acronyms and abbreviations
  • Introduction and workshop goals -- Physical activity and the built environment -- The food and nutrition environment -- Looking across domains -- Assessing the impact of marketing and industry -- Assessing state and community efforts -- Disparities and measurement -- Summary of workshop themes
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000646716
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780309222396
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000646716
Label
Measuring progress in obesity prevention : workshop report, Committee on Accelerating Progress in Obesity Prevention, Food and Nutrition Board, Institute of Medicine of the National Academies, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographic references
Contents
  • Introduction and workshop boals -- Physical activity and the built environment -- The food and nutrition environment -- Looking across domains -- Assessing the impact of marketing and industry -- Assessing state and community efforts -- Disparities and measurement -- Summary of workshop themes -- Appendix A : workshop agenda -- Appendix B : biographical sketches of committee members -- Appendix C : fiographical sketches of speakers -- Appendix D : acronyms and abbreviations
  • Introduction and workshop boals -- Physical activity and the built environment -- The food and nutrition environment -- Looking across domains -- Assessing the impact of marketing and industry -- Assessing state and community efforts -- Disparities and measurement -- Summary of workshop themes -- Appendix A : workshop agenda -- Appendix B : biographical sketches of committee members -- Appendix C : fiographical sketches of speakers -- Appendix D : acronyms and abbreviations
  • Introduction and workshop boals -- Physical activity and the built environment -- The food and nutrition environment -- Looking across domains -- Assessing the impact of marketing and industry -- Assessing state and community efforts -- Disparities and measurement -- Summary of workshop themes -- Appendix A : workshop agenda -- Appendix B : biographical sketches of committee members -- Appendix C : fiographical sketches of speakers -- Appendix D : acronyms and abbreviations
  • Introduction and workshop boals -- Physical activity and the built environment -- The food and nutrition environment -- Looking across domains -- Assessing the impact of marketing and industry -- Assessing state and community efforts -- Disparities and measurement -- Summary of workshop themes -- Appendix A : workshop agenda -- Appendix B : biographical sketches of committee members -- Appendix C : fiographical sketches of speakers -- Appendix D : acronyms and abbreviations
  • Introduction and workshop goals -- Physical activity and the built environment -- The food and nutrition environment -- Looking across domains -- Assessing the impact of marketing and industry -- Assessing state and community efforts -- Disparities and measurement -- Summary of workshop themes
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000646716
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780309222396
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000646716

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