Program of Events

 

Thursday, September 4

 

 

4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Bill Harbaugh, University of Oregon

“Economic Man as a Child”

PowerPoint 1                    PowerPoint 2

 

 

6:00 p.m.

Dinner

 

 

Friday, September 5

 

 

8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.

Brian Wansink, Cornell University

“Constrained Volition and Healthier School Lunches”

 

 

9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

Tom Baranowski, Baylor College of Medicine

“Toward Consensus in Designing Childhood Obesity Prevention Programs”

 

 

10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Break

 

 

11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

David Allison, University of Alabama, Birmingham

“Environmental Influences on Obesity:  Expect the Unexpected”

 

 

12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Lunch

 

 

2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Megan McCrory, Purdue University

“Eating Patterns Associated with Overweight and Obesity in Children and Adolescents: Methodological Considerations”

 

 

3:00 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.

Break

 

 

3:45 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.

Mary Burke, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston

“Has Overweight Become the New Normal?  Evidence of a Generational Shift in Body Weight Norms”

 

 

6:00 p.m.

Conference Dinner

 

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