Candy, Soda and Snacks, Oh My! JHSPH's Sara Bleich Can Speak to Back-to-School Nutrition Awareness

Article ID: 621983

Released: 13-Aug-2014 12:00 PM EDT

Source Newsroom: Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

Expert Pitch

Sara Bleich, PhD, Associate Professor Health Policy & Management, is an internationally recognized expert in obesity and its related diseases and the impact of high calorie sugar sweetened beverages on the health of the population, including young people. Her research focuses on 1) drivers of obesity, 2) disparities in physician practice patterns of obesity care, and 3) novel environmental strategies to reduce caloric intake.

Bleich has been featured in many local and national media outlets, including the New York Times, NPR, CBS Radio, San Francisco Chronicle, Boston Globe, CBS This Morning, NBCNews.com and the Baltimore Sun.

Media contact:
Susan Murrow
410-955-7624 | Smurrow1@jhu.edu


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