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Public Health Research Seminar: Structural and Social Determinants of Dietary Behaviors in Black Women – Implications for Obesity Prevention

September 16 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

Free

Presented by Angela Odoms-Young, PhD
Associate Professor, Kinesiology and Nutrition, University of Illinois, Chicago
Associate Director, UIC Chicago Partnership for Health Promotion

Black women have the highest prevalence of obesity in the United States. Evidence suggests that social and structural determinants of health (SSDOH) are important in shaping dietary behaviors. Yet, few obesity interventions focus beyond the individual level. This presentation explores implications of the SSDOH for healthy eating and weight management in Black women.

Details

Date:
September 16
Time:
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Cost:
Free
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Venue

Zilber 590
1240 N. 10th Street
Milwaukee, WI 53205 United States
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Website:
uwm.edu/publichhealth