Prevention Research Center, Division of Prevention & Population Sciences, UNM Department of Pediatrics

MSC11 6145
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131

Physical Location:
2703 Frontier Ave NE
Research Incubator Building (RIB) Suite 120

Phone: (505) 272-4462
Fax: (505) 272-3955

Healthy Weight Assessment Project (HWAP): Childhood Obesity Trends in Albuquerque Public Schools 2007-2013

October 6, 2014

Tuesday, October 7, 2014

Rio Grande Institute (RGI) Noon Conference Series: Research Seminar

Healthy Weight Assessment Project (HWAP):
Childhood Obesity Trends in Albuquerque Public Schools 2007-2013 (Flier attached

Presenter: Andrea Cantarero, Associate Scientist
Date: Tuesday, October 7, 2014
Time: 12:00 (noon) to 1:00 pm
Place: Research Incubator Building (RIB) Commons
UNM Campus, 2703 Frontier NE Albuquerque, NM 87131

The Healthy Weight Assessment Project has compiled a unique dataset that allows study of the impact of community, school and student characteristics on the BMI status of 65,000 students over 6 school years. What is its value for proposals, programs, practice and policy? Your input will be solicited.

For more information please contact Sally Davis at ( 505) 272-4462 or by email at SDavis@salud.unm.edu 

This presentation is sponsored by the New Mexico Prevention Research Center – funded by CDC Prevention Research Office 5U48DP005034-01.