FRC News

I-TOPP Lecture Series: Dr. Myles Faith

11/21/2011  8:00 am

The Family Resiliency Center welcomes Dr. Myles Faith to campus, as part of the I-TOPP Lecture Series on Tuesday, December 6, from Noon - 1 in Bevier.  

Dr. Faith, an Associate Professor of Nutrition at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill's Gillings School of Global Public Health, will be giving a talk titled "Family-Based Treatment of Early Childhood Obesity".  Dr. Faith's research areas include familial influences on the development of child eating patterns, weight status, and obesity; lifestyle interventions for childhood obesity trreatment and prevention; and school- and primary care-based interventions to prevent childhood obesity.

The lecture will be held in room 180 in Bevier Hall.  Please direct questions to I-TOPP Coordinator Donna Whitehill.