News and Events

A Community Discussion: Children in Crisis

Date:
10/09/2012
Time:
7-9pm
Location:
Sundance Cinemas, Hilldale Mall, Madison, WI
Registration:
For more information:
Call (608) 262-6343 or email eschwenn@uwhealth.org
Join us for a free film screening and panel discussion featuring the HBO documentary, Weight of the Nation: Children in Crisis.

Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2012: 7-9pm
Sundance Cinemas at Hilldale Mall

Many parents are concerned about how to help their kids maintain a healthy weight and lifestyle, but are at a loss as to what to do. Watch the film and talk to UW Health Pediatric Fitness Clinics experts about:

  • How the environment and culture we live in impacts our children’s health
  • How to identify if your child’s health may be at risk and how to talk to your child about it
  • How to take action as a family to become healthy

7-8pm: “Weight of the Nation: Children in Crisis” Film Screening
8-9pm: Discussion and Audience Q&A

Hosted by NBC15 News Anchor Carleen Wild, and featuring UW Health Pediatric Fitness Clinic experts:

  • Randy Clark, Manager, Pediatric Fitness Clinic
  • Alex Adams, MD, Family Physician
  • Amy Mihm, RD, Nutritionist
  • Blaise Nemeth, MD, Pediatric Orthopedist

This event is sponsored by the UW Health Pediatric Fitness Clinic and Unity Health Insurance.