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Introduction. Hunger Free VT (HFVT) is a non-profit organization whose mission is to end the injustice of hunger and malnutrition for all Vermonters. HFVT developed an internet-based Continuing Medical Education (CME) course in order to bring awareness to the issue of food insecurity and enhance medical provider training. The CME course entitled Childhood Hunger in Vermont: The Hidden Impacts on Health, Development, and Wellbeing was started by 59 health care providers in VT but only completed by 4.
Marianne Burke, MLS, University of Vermont College of Medicine
Sarah Weisman, Hunger Free Vermont
Hunger Free Vermont
Access to Health Services, Adolescent Health, Early and Middle Childhood, Educational and Community-Based Programs, Food Safety, Health-Related Quality of Life & Well-Being, Maternal, Infant, and Child Health, Mental Health and Mental Disorders, Nutrition and Weight Status, Social Determinants of Health
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Arruda, Jenna; Bartram, Logan; Cardoso, Bruno; Jones, Andrew; Peel, Amanda; Peterson, Darlene; Van Backer, Justin; Weisman, Sarah; and Burke, Marianne, "Screening for Food Insecurity in Primary Care" (2013). Public Health Projects, 2008-present. 87.