Appendix II: Planning Team

Mary S. Applegate, MD, MPH
Bureau of Women's Health

Mark S. Baptiste, PhD
Division of Chronic Disease Prevention and Adult Health

Elizabeth L. Berberian, MPH
Bureau of Chronic Disease Services

Sara B. Bonam, MS, RD
Obesity Prevention Program

Rachel M. de Long, MD, MPH
Bureau of Child and Adolescent Health

Barbara A. Dennison, MD
Bureau of Health Risk Reduction

Cynthia A. Ferrari, MS
Healthy Heart Program

Brian D. Fisher, PhD
Risk Factor Surveillance

Daniel J. French, MS
Obesity Prevention Program

Mary Gallant, PhD, MPH
Prevention Research Center
Asst. Professor, Social Behavior & Community Health

Patricia A. Hess
Division of Nutrition

David P. Hoffman, MEd
Bureau of Chronic Disease Services

Leslie A. Larsen, MPH
New York State Comprehensive Cancer Control Program

Gary F. Malys, MA
Bureau of Health Risk Reduction

Thomas A. Melnik, DrPH
Risk Factor Surveillance

Barbara B. Metzger, MS
Division of Chronic Disease Prevention and Adult Health

Stephen R. Onderdonk, CHES
Nutrition Policy and Health Promotion

Theresa N. Paeglow
Disability and Health Program

Lynne M. Patton, RHIA
Nutrition Policy and Health Promotion

Deborah C. Peters, MS
Center for Community Health

Patricia O. Race, MS, RD
Nutrition Policy and Health Promotion

Kyle R. Restina
Obesity Prevention Program

Deborah A. Spicer, RD, MPH
Healthy Heart Program

David Strogatz, PhD
Prevention Research Center

John Talarico, DO
Bureau of Child and Adolescent Health

Nancy A. Wade, MD, MPH
Division of Family Health

Elaine Zervos, RD
5 A Day - Nutrition Policy and Health Promotion

Additional thanks are extended to C. C. Rush Associates for writing assistance, and to Michael Seserman, American Cancer Society, for assistance in convening community forums.