Obesity in children and youth has reached epidemic proportions. In Ontario alone, more than 25 per cent of children between the ages of two and 17 are considered overweight or obese.
Teams of Canada’s brightest students attending Shad Valley at Carleton University will be presenting their innovations to address the unique challenges presented by childhood and youth obesity on Thursday, July 26. Media are invited to attend.
When: Thursday, July 26, 2012 from 11:30 a.m. until 4 p.m.
Where: Prescott Residence Lobby, Carleton University
Parking: Available in Lot 2. Media are welcome to leave identification on their dashes.
For more information:
Media Relations Co-ordinator
613-520-2600, ext. 1391