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Developing a coordinated school health approach to child obesity prevention in rural Appalachia: results of focus groups with teachers, parents, and students

Karen Schetzina1 MD, Assistant Professor, schetzin@etsu.edu
William Dalton III2 PhD, Assistant Professor, daltonw@etsu.edu
Elizabeth Lowe3 MS, Assistant professor, lowee@etsu.edu
Nora Azzazy4 MD, Resident, noraazzazy@gmail.com
Katrina vonWerssowetz5 MBA, MPH, Medical student, zkmv2@goldmail.etsu.edu
Connie Givens6 Director, Connie.Givens@state.tn.us
Harold Stern7 MD, Professor, stern@etsu.edu

1 Department of Pediatrics, James H. Quillen College of Medicine, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, Tennessee, USA.
2 Department of Psychology, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, Tennessee, USA.
3 Department of Family and Consumer Sciences, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, Tennessee, USA.
4 Department of Transitional Medicine, University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, Knoxville, Tennessee, USA.
5 Department of Pediatrics, James H Quillen College of Medicine, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, Tennessee, USA.
6 Tennessee Department of Education, Office of Coordinated School Health, Nashville, Tennessee, USA.
7 Department of Pediatrics, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, Tennessee, USA.

Correspondence: K Schetzina, PO Box 70578 , Johnson City, TN 37614, USA 

Citation: Schetzina KE, Dalton III WT, Lowe EF, Azzazy N, vonWerssowetz KM, Givens C, Stern HP.  Developing a coordinated school health approach to child obesity prevention in rural Appalachia: results of focus groups with teachers, parents, and students. Rural and Remote Health (Internet) 2009; 9: 1157. Available: http://www.rrh.org.au/articles/subviewnew.asp?ArticleID=1157 (Accessed 17 October 2017)

Submitted: 17 January 2009
Revised: 1 August 2009
Published: 24 October 2009
   
 

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