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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

Research

Shedding light on weight bias

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

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