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Dr. Barbara Fiese will present at the 2nd Annual ObesityWeek Symposium

Tyler Wolpert
11/4/2014  12:00 pm

Dr. Barbara Fiese, director of the Family Resiliency Center, is presenting at the 2nd annual ObesityWeek symposium hosted by the Obesity Society in Boston, Massachusetts. Her presentation will explore the core concepts behind the social construction of children’s food.

Bringing together scientists, clinicians, surgeons, physicians, integrated health professionals, and policymakers from around the world, ObesityWeek provides a comprehensive agenda focusing on the science, treatment, and prevention of obesity. Nearly every aspect of obesity research, education, and policy will be explored. The symposium features over 100 sessions, including abstract presentations, partner symposia, educational courses, and video sessions.

For more information about ObesityWeek, please visit