ERIC Number: ED232982
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1983-Mar
Reference Count: 0
Interagency Meeting on Health Promotion through the Schools (Washington, D.C., March 24-25, 1983). Summary Report.
Department of Health and Human Services, Washington, DC.; Department of Education, Washington, DC.
Participants in this conference represented Federal offices and agencies involved in health promotion and education efforts in public schools. The goals of the conference were to share information, to encourage effective use of existing Federal activity, to prevent duplication of effort, and to increase cooperative planning. Detailed information about their current involvement in school health promotion and education programs was submitted by participating agencies. This report summarizes the viewpoints and issues which emerged during discussions and roundtable presentations. Transcripts are included of major presentations to the conference by: (1) Margaret Heckler, Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services; (2) Terrell H. Bell, Secretary of the Department of Education; (3) Wendy Borcherdt, Acting Deputy Undersecretary for Intergovernmental and Interagency Affairs, Department of Education; (4) James Mason, Director, Utah Department of Health; and (5) Murl Anderson, Superintendent, Roseburg Schools, Oregon. The names of agency representatives participating in the conference are also listed. (JD)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Department of Health and Human Services, Washington, DC.; Department of Education, Washington, DC.