From Tobacco to Obesity Prevention Policies: A Framework for Implementing Community-Driven Policy Change
September 27, 2018
Thursday2:00pm to 3:00pm (Eastern Daylight Time)
About this event
This webinar will provide an overview of an evidence-based community engagement model used to advance local public health policy. Case studies of recent policy efforts in Los Angeles County addressing early childhood obesity prevention and marketing to children in multiple environments will be provided. Discussion of lessons learned will provide public health practitioners with actionable strategies to pursue policy, systems, and environmental change in their own community.
1) Describe 1 evidence-based community engagement model used to engage key community stakeholders in public health policy.
2) Identify 2 lessons learned for pursuing public policy strategies at the local level.