Please read Prevention of Childhood Obesity.
Professional nurses are instrumental in working collaboratively with families, communities, and other professionals to eliminate the health hazard of childhood obesity.
- 1.Identify two specific examples of how this article integrates epidemiology to make a compelling case for advocating for and preventing childhood obesity.
- 2.Describe one specific example of how you will integrate relevant and contemporary epidemiological research to support policy formation or reformation at local, regional, state, national or international levels on contemporary societal issues like childhood obesity.
- 3. Describe your area of greatest learning from your learning this week on the role of DNP-prepared nurses to use and apply scientific principles of epidemiology to inform relevant policy development and advocacy for contemporary societal issues like childhood obesity in contemporary society.
Must have at least two unique peer-reviewed, scholarly references. These references should come from sources other than your textbook or web sites and must be included in the text of the initial discussion post.
The article information
OJIN Table of Contents
Vol 14 – 2009No 1 Jan’09
Prevention of Childhood Obesity
Advocating for the Prevention of Childhood Obesity: A Call to Action for Nursing
Provides clear examples supported by course content and references. Cites three or more references, using at least one new scholarly resource that was not provided in the course materials. All instruction requirements noted.
Correct APA formatting with no errors. The writer correctly identifies reading audience, as demonstrated by appropriate language (avoids jargon and simplifies complex concepts appropriately).Writing is concise, in active voice, and avoids awkward transitions and overuse of conjunctions. There are no spelling, punctuation, or word-usage errors.