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OHSC Conference Resources

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Thank you for visiting my web page Shift the Focus.  Please see below for resources spoken about during my presentation: First do no harm: raising the flag of school obesity prevention strategies” 67 more words

Spanning the Spectrum

I’m excited to share that I was selected as a student poster and podium presenter for ISU’s Division of Health Research Day 2014, “Spanning the Spectrum.” This Friday afternoon, I will be sharing about weight bias, which is the negative attitude towards overweight and obese people, specifically in the health care setting. 9 more words


Shedding light on weight bias

Here is an article that will be published in the CSA’s April issue of Oasis magazine.  Enjoy!


Quick.  What comes to mind when you think of a person who is overweight or obese?  892 more words