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  • April 22, 2015 - 8:00am - April 26, 2015 - 6:00pm
    Columbia University Medical Campus William Black Medical Research Building Alumni Auditorium (Wednesday - Saturday) (Sunday, April 26, 2015) Hammer Health Sciences Building 701 West 168th Street, Room 401 New York, NY 10032
    Academic: Conference, Medical Center
    Lifestyle behaviors including diet, physical inactivity, alcohol abuse, and tobacco use have been linked to increased risk of leading causes of death and chronic diseases. The challenge of reversing the obesity epidemic in the US and beyond has highlighted the need for new ways to teach complex skill sets which effectively target lifestyle behaviors, particularly diet and physical activity.
  • April 22, 2015 - 8:00am - April 26, 2015 - 6:00pm
    Columbia University Medical Campus William Black Medical Research Building Alumni Auditorium*
    Medical Center
    Obesity: Etiology, Prevention and Treatment A five-day course providing in-depth coverage of obesity topics, presented by renowned basic science, public health, and clinical medicine practitioners and researchers. A discounted rate is available for CUMC students, fellows, trainees and integrated health professionals.