Implementing Healthy Beginnings Meets HHS Criteria

Implementation last updated: 2015

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Where to find out more

Li Ming Wen, M.D., M.Med., Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Sydney Medical School, University of Sydney
Research and Evaluation Manager, Sydney Local Health District Health Promotion Service
Phone: (612) 9505 9055
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Recommended further reading

The following references were sources for the implementation profile or were recommended by the program developer for further reading.

Healthy Beginnings. Early intervention to prevent childhood obesity. Retrieved April 14, 2015, from

NSW Government, South Western Sydney Local Health District. Healthy Beginnings research project. Retrieved April 14, 2015, from

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