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Thursday, January 30, 2014
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1:00 PM Eastern 12:00 PM Central 11:00 AM Mountain 10:00 AM Pacific


Description


As leaders across the country seek to improve student health, there is a growing need for tools to help navigate the complex world of school health policy. Join us to learn more about how school health policy works, and to learn about an innovative new tool that details the hierarchy of state policies for competitive foods and beverages, administration of medication in schools, and physical education and activity. This webinar will address questions such as: The webinar will introduce the new State School Health Policy Matrix and highlight how users can use it to better understand what policies are in place in the states and how they were adopted.


Speaker


Natasha Frost, JD
Staff Attorney, Public Health Law Center

Natasha Frost is a staff attorney for the Public Health Law Center. She provides legal technical assistance on public health issues to the American Heart Association, Kansas Health Foundation, Transform Wisconsin and various communities around the country in developing effective policies to promote active living and healthy eating. She was also the principal investigator for two research projects funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, one assessing the impact of Minnesota liability legislation on community recreational use of school facilities and the other assessing the potential for local governments to impose nutrition and physical activity standards in the child care setting. She has a J.D. from the University of Minnesota Law School.


Moderators


Rachelle Johnsson Chiang, MPH, National Association of Chronic Disease Directors

Whitney Meagher, MSW, National Association of State Boards of Education

Carly Braxton, American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance

Webinar is being co-hosted by the National Association of Chronic Disease Directors, the National Association of State Boards of Education, and the American Alliance of Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance


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