The 2014 Pennington Biomedical Research Center Childhood Obesity & Public Health Conference
The Conference

Young faces need healthy spaces.  Join us at Pennington Biomedical Research Center’s seventh annual childhood obesity and public health conference to discover how parks, neighborhoods, and schools shape our children’s health and learn from key leaders about how to create more happy faces in your community.

Learning Objectives

The participants in this conference will be able to

  • Recognize the different ways that local environments shape our children’s health
  • Identify resources and successful strategies to create healthy spaces for children throughout Louisiana

Who Should Attend?

This conference is designed for professionals engaged in public health efforts, including: physicians, nutritionists, physical activity specialists, registered dietitians, nurses, health educators, psychologists, and counselors; healthcare policy makers, researchers, media, business and civic leaders, parks and recreation personnel, and early childhood and school-age educators and decision-makers.

Conference Sponsors
Presenting Sponsors
BlueCross BlueShield of LA
Contributing Sponsors
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