Pediatric Grand Rounds Archived Webcasts

New Ideas for Preventing Childhood Obesity

Recorded October 30, 2009 at 12:30 PM

Presented by:
Frank Diamond, MD 
Professor of Pediatrics, University of South Florida College of Medicine; Pediatric Endocrinologist, All Children's Hospital, St. Petersburg, FL

CME credit is no longer available for this program

This program is presented for educational purposes only and is no longer available for CME credit.

Clinical Content Reviewer: Juan Dumois, MD

Learning Objectives: As a result of attending this presentation, participants will be able to:

  • Review the effects of prenatal growth on excess postnatal weight gain in children.
  • Discuss genetics risks for childhood obesity.


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General 
  • Broadband internet access (DSL, Cable, T1, Wi-fi)
  • Speakers or Headphones
Windows 2000, XP, or Vista
Mac OS Version - OS X
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Mac OS Version - OS 9

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