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Healthcare Award nomination info

6th Annual MOCAN Healthcare Professional Awards — Nominate someone today!

Know a healthcare professional or healthcare professions student who promotes healthy eating and active living in their community? Please nominate them for the MOCAN award for Excellence in Connecting Health to the Community!

The winner in each category will be recognized and will share their work at a MOCAN meeting, will be featured on a podcast, will be the subject of a press release in their local community and will receive a gift card! Nominations are due Monday, April 10th, 2017. Please see the links below for additional information and the nomination forms.

Amplify & Accelerate: 2016 Priority Actions to Align Missouri Efforts to Prevent and Treat Childhood Obesity

Implementing the statewide recommendations to prevent and treat childhood obesity, March 2016

Childhood Obesity Report from the Missouri Children’s Services Commission

For the full report, click on the image of the report cover on the left. For the executive summary, see the first presentation listed at

Changing the Future of Childhood Obesity: Aligning and Amplifying Statewide Efforts

For presentations from the conference, visit