Obesity epidemic expert to speak in Santa Cruz

Dr. Robert Lustig
March 24, 2011, 4:30 -6:30 pm
New Brighton Middle School, Capitola

In a special event hosted by the County Office of Education, Dr. Robert Lustig: Professor of Clinical Pediatrics, in the Division of Endocrinology Director of the Weight Assessment for Teen and Child Health (WATCH) Program at UCSF will speak about the role of sugar and the contribution of biochemical, neural, hormonal, and genetic influences in the expression of the current obesity epidemic both in children and adults.

This is a rare opportunity to hear directly from a leader in youth health and obesity issues.