Nursing’s Shirley Moore explains childhood obesity intervention program

Addressing childhood obesity where children live, learn, and play

National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute: Shirley Moore, associate dean for research at the Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing, discussed the collaborative IMPACT trial to implement childhood obesity interventions. “We have learned that change is interdependent on the people you live with and your environment,” she said. “In the IMPACT trial we aim to change families’ patterns.”