1. Sept. 30, 2013 - Maya Rockeymoore, Ph.D., director of Leadership for Healthy Communities, discusses the vital role played by individual champions of policies that promote healthy eating, active living and childhood obesity prevention. She describes state and local progress in helping improve childhood obesity rates in many communities across the nation.

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  2. Sept. 30, 2013 — Superintendent John Skretta of the Norris School District in Firth, Neb., discusses the importance of providing healthy food options and opportunities for physical activity throughout the school day. Superintendent Skretta was one of five recipients of the Leadership for Healthy Communities Award at the 2013 Leadership for Healthy Communities Childhood Obesity Prevention Summit in Baltimore, Md.

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  3. Sept. 30, 2013 — Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake discusses Healthy Baltimore 2020 and the work being done across the city to improve health and prevent childhood obesity at the 2013 Leadership for Healthy Communities Childhood Obesity Prevention Summit in Baltimore, Md.

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  4. Sept. 30, 2013 - Mayor Chip Johnson of Hernando, Miss., discusses the importance of healthy eating and nutrition education during a visit to Great Kids Farm, a living, working farm that educates students of all ages about healthy eating and sustainable agriculture in Cantonsville, Md.

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  5. Sept. 30, 2013 - Christina Heffner, a 7th and 8th grade guide with the Youghiogheny River Pod at the Baltimore Montessori Public Charter School discusses the importance of healthy eating for young students at the Great Kids Farm in Cantonsville, Md.

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2013 Childhood Obesity Prevention Summit

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Leadership for Healthy Communities is excited to announce that the 2013 Childhood Obesity Prevention Summit will be held on September 29-October 1, 2013, in Baltimore, Md. This year's summit, "The Future of Childhood Obesity: State and Local Success to…


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Leadership for Healthy Communities is excited to announce that the 2013 Childhood Obesity Prevention Summit will be held on September 29-October 1, 2013, in Baltimore, Md. This year's summit, "The Future of Childhood Obesity: State and Local Success to National Progress," will focus on how childhood obesity prevention efforts at the local and state level are influencing national efforts to promote healthy eating and active living.

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