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A Population Approach to Childhood Obesity: Using Implementation Science and Community-Engaged Research to Solve Complex Child Health Issues

Children's Health & Discovery Initiative: "Great Minds Think for Kids" Seminar and Brainstorming Series

The goal of the Children's Health & Discovery initiative (CHDI) is to foster multidisciplinary and innovative research that will positively impact childhood and lifelong health. As part of our goal of fostering multidisciplinary collaborations, the CHDI is holding seminar/brainstorming sessions, which we've termed "Great Minds Think for Kids". These sessions will include a 40-minute research-in-progress talk from a guest speaker, followed by a 40-minute brainstorming/group discussion session led by the guest speaker and a member of the CHDI scientific leadership.

Seminar Title: "A Population Approach to Childhood Obesity: Using Implementation Science and Community-Engaged Research to Solve Complex Child Health Issues"
Speaker: Sarah C. Armstrong, MD, FAAP
Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Community & Family Medicine
Associate Director, Duke Center for Childhood Obesity Research
Affiliate, Duke Global Health Institute
Member, Duke Clinical Research Institute

Start Date
Monday, April 23, 2018
Start Time
8:30 am
Location
Trent Semans Center for Health Education, Room 4067