Obesity and the university environment
Tina L. Ortiz, APRN, CPNP, School of Nursing, The Catholic University of America, Spotsylvania, Virginia, USA
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One of the most substantial challenges facing colleges today remains the creation of a healthy campus environment. Healthy Campus 2020 objectives helps colleges achieve their goals.
45th Biennial Convention 2019 Theme: Connect. Collaborate. Catalyze.
|Review Type||Abstract Review Only: Reviewed by Event Host|
|Keywords||Healthy Campus 2020 Goals;
Healthy Campus Environment;
Obesity in College-aged Students
|Name||45th Biennial Convention|
|Host||Sigma Theta Tau International|
|Location||Washington, DC, USA|
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