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Your Health Lecture Series

The Your Health Lecture Series is a collaborative community event sponsored by Michigan State University College of Human Medicine and its community partners throughout the state. 

See sidebar for upcoming lectures. All events are free and open to the public.

Questions? Call 616-234-2613.


Childhood Obesity: Understanding the Nature of the Problem and its Solutions

Tuesday, April 9 at 7 PM
Aquinas College, Albertus Hall Room AH119
1700 Fulton St E, Grand Rapids

Click here to RSVP or call 616.234.2694

Join Angela Andrews, MD, and Amy Bragagnini, registered dietitian, for an informative conversation about childhood obesity. You’ll learn about:

- The prevalence of childhood obesity and factors contributing to its rising rate
- Short-term and long-term consequences of childhood obesity
- How parents can help children develop a healthy lifestyle and build healthy eating habits

Angela Andrews, MD
Internal Medicine & Pediatrics Physician, Mercy Health Physician Partners
Clinical Assistant Professor, Michigan State University College of Human Medicine

Amy Bragagnini MS, RD, CSO
Registered Dietitian, Mercy Health

Your Health Lecture Series Sponsors
Aquinas College, Mercy Health and Michigan State University College of Human Medicine