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Dr. Debora Burgard, 2012 Keynote speaker for NAAFA 2nd HAES Summit
Health At Every Size ® Pioneer Dr. Debora Burgard, PhD to be 2012 Keynote Speaker for NAAFA’s 2nd HAES Summit. Address explores the problems with the current public health approaches that target weight loss rather than health and social justice.
Dr. Burgard’s keynote presentation, entitled, “Your Problem with My Body is a Problem for My Health: Promoting Peace in the War on the Fat,” will explore the problems with the current public health approaches that target weight loss rather than health and social justice. Join NAAFA for this thought provoking and interactive summit presentation.
Dr. Burgard is an internationally-
Founded in 1969, NAAFA is a non-profit civil rights organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for fat people. NAAFA works to eliminate discrimination based on body size and provides fat people with the tools for self-empowerment through public education, advocacy, and member support.
On the web: http://www.naafa.org
For more information contact:
Peggy Howell, Public Relations Director, NAAFA