Assessment, Treatment and Case Management of Pediatric Overweight
Ms. Copperman was chosen by ADA to attend the Motivational Interviewing Training for the Pediatric Obesity Prevention Trial sponsored by the CDC, AAP and ADA. Nancy has received numerous awards at the local, state, and national level including the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Award for Excellence in Community Dietetics in 2013. She is a dietetic internship preceptor for pediatric ambulatory counseling and community health rotations as well as serving as a field experience site for undergraduate nutrition students and graduate students completing their thesis.
Marc Jacobson, MD
Marc S. Jacobson, MD, is a Professor of Pediatrics, Epidemiology and Social Medicine (nutrition) and Director of Pediatric Lipid and Weight management at the Nassau Community Medical Center. A board- certified pediatrician in private practice at ProHealth in Lake Success, New York, Dr. Jacobson is Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics and American Heart Association, and The Obesity Society. Dr. Jacobson served as a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics’ Committee on Nutrition the Obesity Leadership Workgroup and chaired the Examination and Credentials Committee of the Sub-board on Adolescent Medicine for the American Board of Pediatrics. He has published more than 100 articles on pediatric nutrition, atherosclerosis prevention, obesity and eating disorders.