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Get out and Play. Every Day. !

How many sodas does the average Alaska teen
drink per day?

Is obesity really on the rise
in Alaska?

What are the economic costs
of obesity in Alaska?

For answers to these and many more important questions read the Burden of Overweight and Obesity in Alaska, Summary Report:
Burden of Overweight and Obesity in Alaska, Summary Report

Obesity Prevention and Control Program

Events

The Alaska 32nd Annual Health Summit

January 27th-29th, 2015

The Hotel Captain Cook
939 W. 5th Ave., Anchorage, AK



Obesity Prevention and Control Program Sessions

Wednesday January
28th

10:30am-
11:45am


Promoting Policy Change for Healthy Alaskan Schools: Lessons Learned from State of Alaska Obesity Prevention & Tobacco Prevention Programs and Alaskan School Districts and Pennies for Prevention

Tuesday January
29th

1:30pm-
3:00pm


Does Media Work? Studying How the Obesity & Tobacco Prevention Programs Used Innovative Mass Media to Change Knowledge, Attitudes, and Behaviors

Download the Summit Brochure>

Contact

3601 C Street, Suite 722
Anchorage AK 99503
Fax: 907.269.5446
obesity@alaska.gov