The Inter-Tribal Council of Michigan's National Native Network, in conjunction with the Indian Health Service Health Promotion and Disease Prevention and the Indian Health Service Clinical Support Center (Accredited Provider) present a webinar series: Cancer Risk Reduction in Indian Country. Title: Obesity Prevention: Using Multiple Approaches to Support Wellness
By the end of this webinar, participants will be able to:
- Examine the prevalence of obesity and overweight and how it contributes to the high rates of chronic conditions and diseases among American Indians and Alaska Natives.
- Identify risk factors that contribute to overweight and obesity.
- Collaborate through multiple sectors to implement effective strategies to address overweight and obesity.
Nurses, health educators, administrators, and support staff working with American Indian and/or Alaska Native communities.
Funding for this webinar was made possible by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention DP13-1314 Consortium of National Networks to Impact Populations Experiencing Tobacco-Related and Cancer Health Disparities. Webinar contents do not necessarily represent the official views of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.