Obesity and chronic disease prevention has a place on the agenda of governments and other stakeholders at local, national and global levels. However, as comprehensive as they may be, traditional governmental policies and programs alone cannot reach the scale, scope and speed of changes needed to reverse current obesity and chronic diseases trends.
Co-hosted by Johns Hopkins Global Obesity Prevention Center and Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center (PSC)
The BRIDGE webinar series is designed to prepare for the next generation of big data analytics, woven into transdisciplinary and intersectoral sciences, policy and innovation, and serving as catalyst for solutions at scale to better address the seemingly intractable problems that lie at the nexus of health and wealth production, distribution and consumption.
Inventing “One-World” Food Solutions for Sustainable Development and Affordable Healthcare
Co-chaired by: Laurette Dubé, Scientific Director & Founding Chair of MCCHE and Gordon Bacon, CEO of Pulse Canada.
Past Webinar Series
Initially launched as an engagement tool for potential sponsors of the “Global Health Eating, Healthy Living Project (a project in collaboration with Q:Quest, TNS, and Firmenich), this webinar series has evolved into a broader engagement and dissemination tool for the spectrum of MCCHE activities.