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

Senate Committee on Health Education Labor and Pensions Date: Thursday, March 4, 2010 Time: 10:00 AM Location: SD-430

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Witnesses

Panel I

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

Panel II

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

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