Obesity Issues Program 2013

Date: April 28- May 1, 2013
Location: Denver, CO

Fellowships for Journalists Presented By




 

 

 

 

On-the-record experts opened a window into the fascinating web of social, cultural, political, economic and scientific factors that contribute to our unhappy surplus. View audio and powerpoint resources below.

 
This program is funded in part by a grant from the Colorado Health Foundation

Resources

  • Obesity: The Current Landscape [download]
    James Hill, Ph.D. [read bio]
    Professor of Pediatrics and Medicine; Executive Director, Anschutz Health and Wellness Center
  • Why Are We Fat? [download]
    John C. Peters, Ph.D.
    Chief Strategy Officer Anschutz Health and Wellness Center, Professor of Medicine
  • Why Are We Fat? [download]
    John C. Peters, Ph.D.
    Chief Strategy Officer Anschutz Health and Wellness Center, Professor of Medicine
  • Obesity and Chronic Disease [download]
    Robert Eckel, MD [read bio]
    Charles A. Boettcher Endowed Chair in Atherosclerosis; Professor of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Diabetes
  • Obesity and Chronic Disease [download]
    Robert Eckel, MD [read bio]
    Charles A. Boettcher Endowed Chair in Atherosclerosis; Professor of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Diabetes
  • How Body Weight Works (Or Doesn't Work) [download]
    Dan Bessen, MD [read bio]
    Professor of Medicine University of Colorado, School of Medicine; Chief of Endocrinology ,Denver Health Medical Center
  • How Body Weight Works [download]
    Dan Bessen, MD [read bio]
    Professor of Medicine University of Colorado, School of Medicine; Chief of Endocrinology ,Denver Health Medical Center
  • Obesity Treatment: The Cutting Edge [download]
    Holly Wyatt, MD [read bio]
    Associate Professor in the Department of Medicine Divison of Endocrine, Metabolism and Diabetes, University of Colorado Denver
  • Obesity Treatment [download]
    Holly Wyatt, MD [read bio]
    Associate Professor in the Department of Medicine Divison of Endocrine, Metabolism and Diabetes, University of Colorado Denver
  • Obesity and Military Resources [download]
    Lt. General Mark Hertling [read bio]
    U.S. Army (retired)
  • Obesity and Military Resources [download]
    Lt. General Mark Hertling [read bio]
    U.S. Army (retired)
  • Preventing Childhood Obesity [download]
    Kim Gorman, M.S., R.D. [read bio]
    Weight Management Program Director, Anschutz Health and Wellness Center University of Colorado Denver
  • Preventing Childhood Obesity [download]
    Kim Gorman, M.S., R.D. [read bio]
    Weight Management Program Director, Anschutz Health and Wellness Center University of Colorado Denver
  • Obesity and the Built Environment [download]
    Janne Boone-Heinonen, Ph.D., MPH [read bio]
    Assistant Professor of Epidemiology Department of Public Health and Preventive Medicine Oregon Health and Science University
  • Obesity and the Built Environment [download]
    Janne Boone-Heinonen, Ph.D., MPH [read bio]
    Assistant Professor of Epidemiology Department of Public Health and Preventive Medicine Oregon Health and Science University
  • New Science: The Effect of Being Sedentary [download]
    James A. Levine, Ph.D. [read bio]
    Professor of Medicine, Mayo Clinic
  • What Should Society Be Talking About? [download]
    James Hill, Ph.D. [read bio]
    Professor of Pediatrics and Medicine; Executive Director, Anschutz Health and Wellness Center
    John C. Peters, Ph.D.
    Chief Strategy Officer Anschutz Health and Wellness Center, Professor of Medicine
    Khanh Nguyen [read bio]
    Portfolio Director, Health Living Colorado Health Foundation
    Lt. General Mark Hertling [read bio]
    U.S. Army (retired)
    James A. Levine, Ph.D. [read bio]
    Professor of Medicine, Mayo Clinic
  • Helping Consumers Build Healthier Diets [download]
    Pamela G. Bailey [read bio]
    President and Chief Executive Officer, Grocery Manufacturers Association
  • The Role of Industry [download]
    Pamela G. Bailey [read bio]
    President and Chief Executive Officer, Grocery Manufacturers Association
    Bill Layden [read bio]
    Partner and Co-Founder, FoodMinds
  • The Role of Industry [download]
    Bill Layden [read bio]
    Partner and Co-Founder, FoodMinds
  • The Obesity Solution: A vision for health AND prosperity in the 21st Century [download]
    John C. Peters, Ph.D.
    Chief Strategy Officer Anschutz Health and Wellness Center, Professor of Medicine
    James Hill, Ph.D. [read bio]
    Professor of Pediatrics and Medicine; Executive Director, Anschutz Health and Wellness Center
  • Does Marketing Need to Make Us Fat? Solutions for a Slim-by-Design World [download]
    Brian Wansink, Ph.D. [read bio]
    Director, Cornell Food and Brand Lab Co-Director, Cornell Center for Behavioral Economics in Child Nutrition Programs, Cornell
  • Does Marketing Need to Make Us Fat? [download]
    Brian Wansink, Ph.D. [read bio]
    Director, Cornell Food and Brand Lab Co-Director, Cornell Center for Behavioral Economics in Child Nutrition Programs, Cornell
  • The Obesity Solution [download]
    John C. Peters, Ph.D.
    Chief Strategy Officer Anschutz Health and Wellness Center, Professor of Medicine
    James Hill, Ph.D. [read bio]
    Professor of Pediatrics and Medicine; Executive Director, Anschutz Health and Wellness Center

Fellows

  • Pauline Dakin
    Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC)
  • Ralph Davis
    Floyd County Times and www.ralphdavis.com
  • Jose De La Isla
    Hispanic Link News Service
  • Katharine Gammon
    Freelance
  • Kimberly Hayes Taylor
    BLAC Detroit Magazine
  • Shuka Kalantari
    Public Radio International's The World & KQED
  • David Kroll
    Forbes.com
  • Christine Livoti
    BioPharm Insight
  • Mary MacVean
    Los Angeles Times
  • Katie McCrimmon
    www.healthpolicysolutions.org
  • Michael Miller
    Toledo Free Press
  • Liz Neporent
    ABC News National
  • Lauren Sausser
    The Post and Courier
  • Heather Tirado Gilligan
    California Health Report
  • Kevin Vaughan
    I-News Rocky Mountain PBS

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