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Childhood Obesity Conference Brings Community Together

http://ozarkspub.vo.llnwd.net/o37/KSMU/audio/mp3/childhoodo_4175.mp3

An estimated 1.6 billion people worldwide are now classified as overweight, and the number of children in this category continues to grow annually. Dr. Kant Patel, professor of political science, along with Carmen Parker Bradshaw from the Greene County Health Department and Jon Mooney from the Jordan Valley Community Health Center discuss "Childhood Obesity Prevention: A Call to Action." This conference will be held at Missouri State University March 27-28, 2009.

For more information, visit http://morriscenter.missouristate.edu/childhoodobesity