This conference is focused on preventing childhood obesity, reducing chronic diseases and creating healthy communities by using effective community prevention strategies, as well as implementing policy and environmental changes that have a lasting impact.
Please note that workshops for this program will be held on multiple floors which are only accessible via stairs. If this is a concern, please contact Bianca Scardina at 732-932-9271 x.643 for assistance in registering for workshops that are located on the same floor.
Who Should Attend:
School and PE Teachers, Early Care Educators, Health Educators, Health Care Providers, School Nurses, Food Service Providers, Dietitians, Local Health Departments, Wellness Councils, Parents, and Policy Makers
Jointly Sponsored By:
- New Jersey Partnership for Healthy Kids
- NJ YMCA State Alliance
- ShapingNJ, New Jersey Department of Health
- Family and Community Health Sciences, Rutgers Cooperative Extension
- New Jersey Chapter, American Academy of Pediatrics
Continental breakfast and lunch will be provided to you at no additional cost.
NOTE: If you have any dietary restrictions or food allergies, please alert us at least one (1) week in advance of the course start date so that we can make reasonable accommodations. We cannot guarantee accommodations for special requests made after that time.