Session 5:
Overweight and Obesity in Children and Youth

Thursday, March 31
8:30 AM - 10:20 AM
Virginia Suite AB
Lobby Level

Chair: Michelle Frisco, Pennsylvania State University
Discussant: Molly A. Martin, Pennsylvania State University

  1. Simultaneous Stunting and Obesity in Egypt’s ChildrenNaa Dodua Dodoo, University of Ghana

  2. ’Stuffed and Starved’: Unraveling the Dual Burden of Childhood Obesity and Undernutrition in IndiaSangeeta Parashar, Montclair State University

  3. The Joint Impact of Income Supplementation and Food Prices on Child and Adolescent OverweightDavid Rehkopf, University of California, San Francisco; Kate W. Strully, University at Albany, State University of New York (SUNY)

  4. Maternal Union Status and Changes in BMI during Early ChildhoodKammi K. Schmeer, Ohio State University

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