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.

September Webinar: Philanthropy

September 30, 2022, 2:00 – 3:30pm EST

Foundations investing in child health will discuss the role of philanthropy in achieving equitable health outcomes and reducing food insecurity for children by promoting 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
  • Jamie Bussel, Senior Program Officer, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
  • Andrea Palmer, Program Officer, Pritzker Children’s Initiative
  • Colin Pekruhn, Program Director, Grantmakers in Health