Podcast | July 29, 2020

Mission: Readiness Podcast - Dr. Dariush Mozaffarian and Gen. Steven Lepper

Dr. Dariush Mozaffarian and Major General Steven Lepper talk with Brigadier General Rich Gross to discuss childhood nutrition and food insecurity

This week, Brigadier General Gross speaks with Dr. Dariush Mozaffarian, Dean of the Tufts Friedman School of Nutrition Science & Policy about the science of child obesity, the key role of federal nutrition programs in strengthening America’s diet, and alarming research about the connection between obesity and COVID.

Major General (Ret.) Steven Lepper also joins the podcast to share his personal story about leading a healthy lifestyle during his military career, and shares observations about food insecurity from his current work as President & CEO of the Association of Military Banks of America.


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