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Title of Collaborative Activity:

We Can! Health Education Campaign and the Program Media-Smart Youth: Eat, Think, and Be Active!

Description of Collaborative Activity:

In FY13, the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD) held a conference for organizational leaders and partnered with the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Center for Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships to promote the We Can! (Ways to Enhance Children’s Activity and Nutrition) health education campaign and the program Media-Smart Youth: Eat, Think, and Be Active! NICHD and NHLBI staff co-led a series of training webinars, hosted by the Partnership Center, to train hundreds of community leaders across the country in implementing We Can! programs, including Media-Smart Youth.

Type of Collaborative Activity:

Meeting/ Workshop

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