This white paper highlights best practices of Registered Dietitians working in pediatric weight management programs.
Learn more about joining the Pediatric Obesity Weight Evaluation Registry (POWER).
View recordings of past childhood obesity webinars.
Reviews the literature and summarizes practices for screening, diagnosis, and treatment of prediabetes at childhood obesity treatment centers.
Participants of FOCUS on a Fitter Future II developed consensus statements for pediatric obesity-related comorbidities.
Developed by members of the FOCUS on a Fitter Future Healthy Hospitals Committee, this list combines best practices in their institutions.
Presented at ACSM's 61st Annual Meeting, 5th World Congress on Exercise is Medicine® and World Congress on the Role of Inflammation in Exercise, Health & Disease.
This poster was presented at the Society for Pediatric Psychology in March 2014.
This poster was presented at the Society for Pediatric Psychology, March 2014.
Learn more about joining the Childhood Obesity Multi Program Analysis and Study System (COMPASS)
This poster was presented at the 2013 Children’s Hospital Association Annual Leadership Conference.
Recommendations to help children's hospitals advance a healthy hospital environment for patients, families and employees.
This poster was presented at the American Psychological Association Division 54 Meeting, April 2013.
This poster was presented at the 2012 Children’s Hospital Association’s Annual Leadership Conference
This value piece gives policymakers examples of the community benefit provided by obesity programs within children's hospitals.
Informs hospital staff on statistics and information that can support advocacy efforts on a local, state and national level.
The FOCUS on a Fitter Future 2011 Executive Report is a brief summary of the work of FOCUS on a Fitter Future II.
These guidelines aim to assist psychologists working with obese youth in a multidisciplinary setting.
This Survival Guide provides practical steps for children's hospitals ready to take their weight management programs to the next level.
This presentation of recommendations from the collaborative on childhood obesity took place at the 2010 Annual Leadership Conference.
This poster was presented at Creating Connections in 2010.
This poster was first presented at the 2010 meeting of The Obesity Society and then again at the Association's 2010 Annual Leadership Conference.
Learn about optimal ways to deliver high-quality, cost-effective care and improved services for children and families affected by obesity.
This poster was presented at NACHRI's 2009 Annual Meeting and the 2009 meeting of The Obesity Society.
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