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The Committee on Balancing Food & Activity for Health seeks to define the state of the science and identify research gaps with regard to balancing food and activity for health.

Why is this important?

Obesity is a major public health concern in the United States and around the world, with over 72 million individuals in the United States being considered obese. Creating a unified, successful obesity reduction strategy relies on understanding the underlying causes of obesity.

Request for Proposals - Use of technology to assess activity and dietary intake in underserved population(s)

The ILSI North America Committee on Balancing Food & Activity for Health will support a pilot research study addressing the use of technology in the assessment of both physical activity and dietary intake in underserved or disparate population(s). Deadline for submissions is 15 March 2017.

COMMITTEE MEMBERS 
Dr Pepper Snapple Group
The Hershey Company
Mars, Incorporated
Mondelēz International
PepsiCo, Inc.
SCIENTIFIC ADVISORS
Krista Varady, PhD
University of Illinois, Chicago
Stella Volpe, PhD
Drexel University

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