For any school participating in the federal Childhood Nutrition Programs, developing a school wellness policy is a must. However, how can schools and districts ensure their wellness policy meets best practice, has community buy-in, and is implemented comprehensively across the school campus and day?
- Jamie F. Chriqui, PhD, MHS, Professor of Health Policy and Administration, UIC School of Public Health
Elizabeth Fitzsimmons, MS, RDN, Principal Consultant, Nutrition Division, Illinois State Board of Education
Marlene Schwartz, PhD, Director, Rudd Center for Obesity & Food Policy
Kate Yager, Director of State Policy and Advocacy, Healthy Schools Campaign