May 24: Anti-Racist Systems and Policies to Reduce Childhood Obesity

Hosted by the Pediatric Obesity Initiative, Department of Pediatrics, Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians & Surgeons

Provost Seed Grant Award: Moving Towards Anti-Racist Systems and Policies to Reduce Childhood Obesity

“Health Equity Systems and Frameworks to Address Childhood Obesity” 

Monday, May 24, 2021

12-1:30 p.m.

Zoom Webinar
Register here
(Registration is required)





Olajide Williams, MD, MS

Professor of Neurology

Associate Dean of Community Research and Engagement

Chief of Staff of the Department of Neurology

Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons







William Dietz, MD, PhD

Chair, Sumner M. Redstone Global Center for Prevention and Wellness

Chair, STOP Obesity Initiative

George Washington University School of Public Health






Fatima Cody Stanford, MD, MPH, MPA, MBA

Obesity Medicine Physician Scientist

Educator and Policy maker

Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School




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For more information visit the Office of the Provost's Seed Grant Award page