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COMMUNITIES PUTTING PREVENTION TO WORK OBESITY INITIATIVE

​From 2010-2012, the Boston Public Health Commission oversaw a $6.4 million funding award from the U.S. Centers for Disease Prevention and Control through the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act to implement high-impact interventions improving nutrition and physical activity to address the prevalence of obesity. Led by a high-level leadership team, the CPPW Obesity Prevention Initiative addressed policy, systems, and environmental changes in the following areas:
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