Thursday, March 5, 2015

Shaping the obesity messenger

My colleague in blogging (and at Drexel University), Rob Field, who normally writes about health policy and can put even the Affordable Care Act into understandable language, takes on a different topic today: Overweight physicians.

Shaping the obesity messenger

Associated Press
Associated Press

By Michael Yudell

My colleague in blogging (and at Drexel University), Rob Field, who normally writes about health policy and can put even the Affordable Care Act into understandable language, takes on a different topic today: Overweight physicians.

It's a provocative piece. Take a look.


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Michael Yudell, PhD, MPH Associate Professor, Drexel University School of Public Health
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