SAVE THE DATE: 3rd Healthy Kids of Seinäjoki Conference

3rd International Healthy Kids of Seinäjoki Conference 31st March – 2nd April 2020 | Seinäjoki, Finland   Themes of the conference are Healthy kids programmes and interventions, Evidence based practices in obesity prevention, and Youth empowerment and...

Seinäjoki Model Preventing Childhood Obesity 2019

Seinäjoki City’s multisectoral model to reduce childhood obesity was described in the Overcoming Obesity Programme Modelling Project during 2017 and 2018. The Seinäjoki Model is based on the municipalities statutory responsibility in Finland to promote the health and...

OPEN CALL: Healthy Kids MiniHack

Welcome to the First Healthy Kids MiniHack! WEDNESDAY 13 MARCH 2019 AT 13:00–17:00 P.M. IN SEINÄJOKI, FINLAND | VENUE: FRAMI B   Healthy Kids MiniHack focuses on creating and developing new digital solutions and innovations to support the wellbeing of children...

Introducing Eero Haapala as a keynote speaker

We are happy to introduce Eero Haapala as a keynote! Eero Haapala, PhD, is a postdoctoral researcher at the University of Jyväskylä (Finland) and his position is located at the Faculty of Sport and Health Sciences. Higher levels of physical activity have been...

ECHO zone Värnamo will be presented in the Conference

Aim of ECHO zone Värnamo is, firstly, to sustainably reduce the number of children with overweight or obesity and thereby improving physical and mental health. Secondly, ECHO zone Värnamo aims at identifying factors that contribute to achieve sustainably improved...