US Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, & Pensions

Full Committee Hearing - Childhood Obesity: Beginning the Dialogue on Reversing the Epidemic


Senate Committee on Health Education Labor and Pensions


Thursday, March 04 2010, 10:00 AM



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Panel I

  • Regina M. Benjamin, MD, MBA , Surgeon General, U.S. Department of Health & Humans Services, Washington, DC

Panel II

  • Joe Thompson, MD, MPH , Director, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Center to Prevent Childhood Obesity, Little Rock, AR
  • Sandra Hassink, MD , Chair, American Academy of Pediatrics Obesity Leadership Workgroup, Wilmington, DE
  • Rashard Mendenhall , Pittsburgh Steelers Running Back, National Football League, Pittsburgh, PA