Gaining traction: What Maine has done to move the needle on childhood obesity
Learning Areas:Administer health education strategies, interventions and programs
Chronic disease management and prevention
Implementation of health education strategies, interventions and programs
Planning of health education strategies, interventions, and programs
Public health or related education
Systems thinking models (conceptual and theoretical models), applications related to public health
Evaluate efforts to reduce childhood obesity through support for environmental change and evidence-based practices in ME.
Keyword(s): Child Health Promotion, Obesity
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: Dr. Victoria W. Rogers is the Director of The Kids CO-OP at The Barbara Bush Childrenâs Hospital at Maine Medical Center. There, she oversees the development, coordination, and promotion of community-oriented, pediatric healthcare initiatives.
Currently, Dr. Rogers is the Director of the Letâs Go! program. Letâs Go! uses a multi-sector approach to reach youth and families where they live, learn, work and play to reinforce the importance of healthy eating and physical activity.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
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