Overcoming Childhood Obesity Through Advocacy: Embolden, Equip and Mobilize Healthcare Professionals
WHAT: A project to develop and deliver unique obesity advocacy training for 20,000 healthcare professionals in one or more of the following areas: school food, healthy food access, physical activity out of school time, and changes to the built environment.
WHO: Healthcare professionals across the country.
WHEN: August 2012 to July 2014
FUNDER: The project was funded by The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation in partnership with Medscape, a leading provider of medical education through online training.
NICHQ'S ROLE: Developed a strategy and provided content expertise in quality improvement for the development of the training modules.