15th to 17th August, 2013 07:00 am - 07:00 pm

Website: Ancestral Health Symposium


Sheraton Atlanta
165 Courtland Street NE
Atlanta,Georgia 30303
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August 17, 2013, 11:15 am

What Are the Health Policy Implications of Ancestral Health Research for Obesity?


How does the environment get under our skin, and why should that matter for health policy in regard to obesity? In this presentation, I offer a multi-disciplinary exploration of the various ways in which ancestral health research ought to - but in fact may not - impact political strategies for addressing obesity in the US and beyond.

Hall: Capitol Ballroom North Track: Academic Type: