251. Military Crisis: The Link Between Obesity and National Security

FNCE Recorded Sessions from 2018

This session will explore the impact of obesity on military readiness and national security.

  • SKU FNCE18251
Member Price
$32.00
Nonmember Price
$37.00

This product is free for those who attended FNCE® 2018.

Recruiters are struggling to find qualified candidates to enter the military. Just as challenging is the ability to retain those who serve. This session will explore the impact of obesity on military readiness and national security. Panelists will discuss policy changes that are needed to ensure the nation’s servicemen and servicewomen have access to nutrition services and the support needed to defend our country.

CPEU: 1.5
CPE Level: 2
Learning Codes: 1080, 5090, 5370

Learning Objectives

  • Describe the impact of obesity on military recruitment and retention.
  • Summarize how military cuts to personnel are influencing access to nutrition services.
  • Communicate effective messages to stakeholders regarding the need for policy changes that relate to national security.

Planned with the Legislative and Public Policy Committee

  • SKU FNCE18251