Delaware Primary Care Initiative on Childhood Overweight
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.