Adult Obesity Prevention - Blue Island, IL (Cohort 1 - 2012)

Team Members

  • Gita Rampersad
  • Sandra Wilks
  • Ross Bruni
  • Rita Pacyga

Team Overview

The project seeks to extend the work done by the Blue Island Healthy Communities program in 2011 in order to create partnerships to develop sustainable ways to promote healthy weight and eliminate health disparities for all residents of Blue Island by

  • Identifying, sharing and implementing community interventions to improve obesity prevention and reversal
  • Building relationships that support change and foster collaboration toward a healthier community
  • Promoting multi-sector, team-oriented decision making to improve health outcomes

Team Documents