Mensah In the News
Dr. Gary H. Gibbons, director of the NHLBI, and Dr. George Mensah, director of NHLBI’s Center for Translational Research and Implementation Science, co-authored a study published in the Journal of the American Heart Association. The study examined the factors existing at the state level that may influence cardiovascular health outcomes.
A new obesity prevention initiative by the Children’s Museum of Manhattan in collaboration with the National Institutes of Health seeks to teach children who cannot yet spell the names of their fruits and vegetables to love them and eat them every day.
Funded by the National Institutes of Health, the EatPlayGrow curriculum features 11 lessons, ranging from healthy portion sizes to healthy beverages. EatPlayGrow is one of the first programs designed for children under six-years-old.