Delaware Primary Care Initiative on Childhood Overweight

Status: Complete

WHAT: A project to help develop and accelerate the efforts in Delaware to reduce the prevalence of overweight children.

WHO: The collaborative involved 15 teams representing healthcare professionals from private pediatric clinics, school wellness centers, Nemours clinics and federally qualified health center throughout the State of Delaware.

WHEN: January 2007 to December 2008

FUNDER: This project was funded and run by Nemours.

NICHQ'S ROLE: Provided strategic planning assistance in the development of the learning collaborative as well as expert technical assistance to coach participating teams.

 

Map of Delaware

A Statewide Strategy to Battle Child Obesity in Delaware

Learn more about the results of this project and its related initiatives in this summary reportExternal Link from Nemours.