About EatPlayGrow™

EatPlayGrow™ Curriculum Advisors

National Institutes of Health's We Can! (Ways to Enhance Children's Activity & Nutrition)® Program
New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene
New York City Administration for Children's Services
New York City Department of Cultural Affairs
New York City Housing Authority
CUNY School of Public Health at Hunter College
United Way of New York City
East Side House Settlement
Association of Children's Museums
Michael Cohen Group LLC
Community Health Care Association of New York State

Julia Bland, Executive Director,
Louisiana Children's Museum

Sherry M. Cleary, Executive Director,
NYC Early Childhood Professional Development Institute

NIH Advisors
Janet M. De Jesus, M.S., R.D., Nutrition Education Specialist
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
National Institutes of Health

Karen Donato, S.M., Deputy Director
Division for the Application of Research Discoveries
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
National Institutes of Health

Janet Rice Elman, Executive Director
Association of Children's Museums

John A. Sanchez, Executive Director
East Side House Settlement

Nicholas Freudenberg, Dr.P.H., Distinguished Professor of Public Health
CUNY School of Public Health at Hunter College

Martha Hadley, Ph.D., Managing Director
Michael Cohen Group LLC

Patricia Hametz, M.D., M.P.H., Pediatrician
Columbia University Medical Center/ New York-Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital

Cathy Nonas, M.S., R.D., C.D.E., Director of Physical Activity and Nutrition Programs
NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene

Judith A. Owens, M.D., M.P.H., D.ABSM, Director of Sleep Medicine
Children's National Medical Center

Charles Platkin, Ph.D., J.D., M.P.H., Assistant Professor
CUNY School of Public Health at Hunter College

Leonardo Trasande, M.D., M.P.P., Associate Professor in Pediatrics
New York University

Robert C. Whitaker, M.D., M.P.H., Professor of Public Health and Pediatrics
Temple University


EatPlayGrow™ Curriculum Funders

The EatPlayGrow™ curriculum is possible with the generous support of:

Laurie M. Tisch Illumination Fund
Institute of Museum and Library Services, a federal agency
W.K. Kellogg Foundation
Goldman Sachs Gives
New York City Department of Cultural Affairs
United Way of New York City
Walmart Foundation
Joan Ganz Cooney Fund at the New York Community Trust
Amherst Foundation

Dedicated to Laurie M. Tisch for her inspiration and leadership in the fields of health and art education.
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