Liquid Sugar

Liquid Sugar: Drinking Ourselves to Disease – Yes, Even in Boulder

  • When: March 3, 2016 Time: 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • Where: eTOWN HALL / 1535 Spruce Street, Boulder, CO 80302
  • Cost: FREE Please register to reserve your spot
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Click here to watch the live stream of the event from 12-2pm mst HERE!

Diet and activity related diseases are now the number one cause of preventable disease in the United States, including Boulder.  National and local expert discuss the health implications of sugary drinks in our community, and just how closely consumption is now tied to diabetes, heart disease, childhood obesity, and dental caries. Please join us to learn more about this important health issue.

Lunch: 11am, Panel Discussion 12-2pm

Panelists for this event are:

Jeff Zayach
Public Health Director
Boulder County Public Health

Dr. Chris Urbina
Medical Officer
Boulder County Public Health

Jim O’Hara
Director of Health Promotion Policy
Center for Science in the Public Interest

Jorje De Santiago
Executive Director
El Centro AMISTAD

Dr. Eric Harker
Preventive Medicine Lead Physician
Kaiser Permanente Colorado

Wyatt Hornsby
Campaign Director
Delta Dental of Colorado Foundation

Robyn O’Brien
Food’s Erin Brockovich
Boulder mother, author

Rachel Arndt
Healthy Eating and Active Living Coordinator
Boulder County Public Health