Virginia Foundation for Healthy Youth & Prevention Connection
Weight of the State 2019 Conference on April 28-30, 2019
NEW Abstract deadline October 19, 2018

Individuals and organizations engaged in strategies to reduce childhood obesity and create healthier communities are invited to submit proposals for consideration for conference sessions. Proposed sessions should focus on developing, implementing and evaluating policy, systems and environmental changes and highlight replicable strategies for communities throughout Virginia. For further information about conference and instructions for abstract submissions, see For questions or assistance, contact Henry Harper at


If you are accepting papers or abstracts for a program or publication,
please send us an e-mail with information and we will gladly post it.