The Weight of the Nation

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A panel discussion following the screening of "The Weight of the Nation," a multi-part documentary series on the obesity epidemic in America. The film examines the severity of one of the most pressing health issues and its effects on the health care system.

Panelists include: Al Bavon, professor of public administration at the Clinton School; Ginny Ehrlich, CEO of the Alliance for a Healthier Generation; Dr. Joe Thompson, Arkansas Surgeon General; a student representative from the Little Rock Mayor’s Youth Council; and moderated by Matt DeCample.


  • health
  • obesity