Webinar Series: Advancing Equity in Early Childhood

Webinar Series: Advancing Equity in Early Childhood

Nemours Children’s Health and Healthy Eating Research at Duke University are pleased to announce a new webinar series, “Healthy Kids, Healthy Future: Advancing Equity in Early Childhood.”  Through four webinars, this series will explore how to leverage early care and education settings to achieve equitable health outcomes by highlighting opportunities and advances in:

Webinars will focus on strategies to advance progress in preventing obesity and reducing food insecurity in early childhood.

October Webinar: Innovation

October 26, 2022
2:00 pm – 3:30 pm ET

Registration link 

Speakers will explore how to leverage policy, research, and philanthropy to implement innovations and proven practices that lead to more equitable health outcomes for children through healthy eating and physical activity in early care and education settings.


  • Moderators- Allison Gertel-Rosenberg, Vice President, National Prevention and Practice, Nemours Children’s Health and Megan Lott, Deputy Director, Healthy Eating Research, Duke Global Health Institute
  • Roshelle Payes, Project Director of Early Childhood and Health, Nemours Children’s Health
  • Emia Oppenheim, Farm to ECE Programs Director, Association of State Public Health Nutritionists
  • Daithi Wolfe, Senior Early Education Analyst, Kids Forward