Family Medicine Residency Childhood Obesity Projects
Grants Fund Childhood Obesity Projects in Family Medicine Residencies
The American Academy of Family Physicians, the AAFP Foundation and MetLife Foundation announce a series of grants to nine family medicine residency programs across the nation to help reduce childhood obesity in their communities.
Residency Program Project Descriptions
Nine residency programs will implement innovative, community-based projects designed to reduce childhood obesity by promoting fitness within the entire family.
Americans In Motion – Healthy Interventions is an AAFP initiative designed to help family physicians and their practice staff work with families to prevent and treat obesity and overweight through a multifaceted fitness initiative that incorporates physical activity, healthy eating and emotional well-being.