In celebration of the 34th Manila International Book Fair, the Medical and Health Librarians Association of the Philippines (MAHLAP) will be holding a forum entitled “Fit or Fat: How to Have a Healthy Lifestyle” on September 11, 2013 (Wednesday), 8:00 AM-10:00 AM, at Meeting Room 4, SMX Convention Center, SM Mall of Asia Complex, Pasay City. The purpose of this forum is for the participants to:
1. Learn more about the risk of obesity in different work environments, and for those who sit long hours;
2. Understand the consequences of obesity;
3. Identify benefits and risks of weight loss.
4. Acquire additional knowledge on prevention and management of obesity.
MAHLAP have invited Dr. Enrique A. Tayag, Assistant Secretary of Health Designate of the Department of Health-Philippines, to share his expertise on prevention and management of obesity.
For more information on Medical and Health Librarians Association of the Philippines (MAHLAP), visit their website http://www.mahlap.org/