A Lot on Our Plate: Chronic Health Threats in Massachusetts is the fifth Massachusetts Family Impact Seminar, and is designed to emphasize a family perspective in policymaking on issues related to childhood obesity, cardiovascular disease, and type 2 diabetes. In general, Family Impact Seminars analyze the consequences an issue, policy, or program may have for families.
Ockene, Ira S. M.D.; Economos, Christina D. Ph.D; Goldoftas, Barbara Ph.D; Hines, Denise A. Ph.D.; Alcorn, Caitlin; Daigneault, Jacqueline A.; Daley, Jordan R.; Flanagan, Maura A.; Rasche, Carsten-Hendrik; Rios, Heather; Tran, Julia; and Kelly Fleming, Liam, "2014 Massachusetts Family Impact Seminar: A Lot On Our Plate; Chronic Health Threats in Massachusetts" (2014). Mosakowski Institute for Public Enterprise. Paper 30.