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Workshop on the Health Risks of Indoor Exposure to Particulate Matter
Date: February 10, 2016 - February 11, 2016 (8:30 AM Eastern)
The planning committee for the workshop on the Health Risks of Indoor Exposure to Particulate Matter held its workshop on February 10-11, 2016.
2015 NAM Annual Meeting - Aging: Complexities, Opportunities, And Impacts On Society
Date: October 19, 2015 (8:00 AM Eastern)
The National Academy of Medicine’s Annual Meeting (October 19, 2015) on Aging: Complexities, Opportunities, And Impacts on Society will explore this topic from a variety of perspectives and should make for a lively and worthwhile exchange.
2014 IOM Annual Meeting - The World Within: The Human Microbiome In Health And Disease
Date: October 20, 2014 (8:00 AM Eastern)
The Institute of Medicine’s Annual Meeting (20 October 2014) on The World Within: The Human Microbiome in Health and Disease will embrace basic science, clinical translation, social and regulatory issues, and ethical questions.
Creating Equal Opportunities for a Healthy Weight - A Workshop
Date: June 6, 2013 - June 7, 2013 (8:30 AM Eastern)
The workshop will examine childhood obesity prevention through the lens of working to achieve health equity.
A Conversation about Parents and Childhood Obesity Prevention
Date: February 21, 2013 (8:30 AM Eastern)
The Institute of Medicine Standing Committee on Childhood Obesity Prevention will host a public session, "A Conversation about Parents and Childhood Obesity Prevention," on February 21st, 2013.
New Challenges and Opportunities in Food Marketing to Children and Youth: A Workshop
Date: November 5, 2012 (9:30 AM Eastern)
Food Marketing to Children and Youth - A Workshop
A Workshop on Alliances for Obesity Prevention: Finding Common Ground
Date: October 20, 2011 (8:30 AM Eastern)
The IOM will hold a public workshop titled “Alliances for Obesity Prevention: Finding Common Ground.” The workshop will be hosted by the IOM Standing Committee on Childhood Obesity Prevention. The purposes of the workshop include: 1) Hearing from organizations and/or movements that may be allies for obesity prevention, and engendering dialogue with those organizations to identify common ground; 2) Discussing how to develop innovative alliances that will maximize resources, accelerate progress, and sustain efforts toward obesity prevention; and 3) Learning from other public health initiatives that have benefitted from forming such alliances in order to maximize resources and accelerate progress. The workshop is funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.
Fungal Diseases: An emerging challenge to human, animal, and plant health
Date: December 14, 2010 - December 15, 2010 (8:30 AM Eastern)
This public workshop will explore the causes and consequences of emerging fungal diseases. Invited presentations and discussions will illuminate the environmental, genetic, and anthropogenic factors influencing the emergence, establishment, and spread of fungal pathogens, as well as how these diseases impact human, animal and ecosystem health.
Legal Strategies in Childhood Obesity Prevention
Date: October 21, 2010 (8:30 AM Eastern)
IOM Workshop on Legal Strategies in Childhood Obesity Prevention - October 21, 2010
Meeting 3: Breast Cancer and the Environment
Date: September 15, 2010 (2:15 PM Eastern)