Wednesday
Dec 03
2014

Helping Kids Learn to Eat Healthier with Peter Rabbit

Peter Rabbit was always one of my favorite books as a child. Though I grew up in suburban New Jersey – far from the rolling hills of England – I always identified with him. Maybe it’s his mischievous nature. Maybe it’s Ms. Potter’s masterful writing.

Thursday
Sep 26
2013

The Alliance and McDonald's: Bringing Industry to the Table

Yesterday at the final day of the Clinton Global Initiative Annual Meeting, the Alliance and McDonald’s announced a groundbreaking collaboration to increase access to fruits and vegetables and help families and children make informed decisions in keeping with a balanced lifestyle.
Leading The Fight To Reverse The Epidemic Of The Century

Leading The Fight To Reverse The Epidemic Of The Century

Aug 26, 2013
For 18 years I helped lead the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) efforts to address one of the costliest and most damaging health epidemics facing our nation: child obesity. One of our key roles at CDC was to rigorously review scientific evidence to develop guidelines on the most effective practices communities could implement to prevent obesity.