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Weight of the Nation Series

Thu, February 7, 2013 6:00 PMThu, February 7, 2013 7:30 PM
6:00pm - 7:30pm

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Location

Map of <span>Legacy Good Samaritan Medical Center</span>

Legacy Good Samaritan Medical Center
1015 NW 22nd Ave.
Portland, Oregon 97210

Medical Office Building 2 - Auditorium

WMi

The Weight of the Nation:  Choices - Adults

Legacy Weight and Diabetes Institute hosts a community conversation about obesity with a six-part screening of the HBO documentary “The Weight of The Nation” followed by a discussion including a panel of experts. 

Losing Weight and Improving your Health.  Discover what science has shown about losing and maintaining weight. Learn simple steps to start losing weight, keep the weight off and improve your health today.

Join our experts for a film clip, panel discussion and question and answer session. This presentation is part of our series featuring the HBO documentary “The Weight of the Nation," presented by Legacy Weight and Diabetes Institute.

Expert panel:

Emily York, Ph.D., psychologist

Sarah Curole, R.D., registered dietitian

Emma Patterson, M.D., bariatric surgeon

Tony Wolff, M.S., MSPT, physical therapist

 

We are offering three free body-fat testing time slots.  Limited appointments available. Register here:

5 - 5:15

5:15 - 5:30

5:30 - 5:45


Future topics include:  Food Policy and Community Design; Overweight in the Workplace

Learn more about Legacy Weight and Diabetes Institute

This is a FREE event, open to the public.  Pre-registration is required, as space is limited. If you'd like to bring a friend, please note that all attendees require an email address to register.



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