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Posted on: September 26, 2016

[ARCHIVED] COUNTY COUNCIL, SITTING AS THE BOARD OF HEALTH, TO ANNOUNCE RESULTS OF "THE BIGGEST WINNER"


The Prince George’s County Council, sitting as the County’s Board of Health, will announce phase three results of “The Biggest Winner” Program on Tuesday, September 27, 2016 at 11:30 a.m., in the Council Hearing Room, County Administration Building, 14741 Governor Oden Bowie Drive in Upper Marlboro, Maryland.

The stimulus for “The Biggest Winner” Weight Loss Competition Program is a study linking regular churchgoers and obesity. In this third phase of “The Biggest Winner” pilot program, participating congregants from competing faith communities include members of Beltsville Seventh Day Adventist Church in Beltsville and Sharon Bible Fellowship Church in Lanham. The goal of the program is to improve the health and well-being of faith-based community members in Prince George’s County.

Joining the Council Board of Health to announce the results and crown a winner will be Board of Health consultant, Joseph L. Wright, MD, MPH and representatives from The Biggest Winner’s participating churches.

Live streaming available HERE.

WHAT:
Announcement of “The Biggest Winner” weight loss competition results – Phase Three

WHO:
The Prince George’s County Council, sitting as the Board of Health
Board of Health Consultant Joseph L. Wright, MD, MPH

WHEN:
Tuesday, September 27, 2016, 11:30 a.m.

WHERE:
Council Hearing Room
County Administration Building
14741 Governor Oden Bowie Drive
Upper Marlboro, Maryland 20772

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All legislative powers of Prince George’s County are vested in the County Council. The County Council sits as the District Council on zoning and land use policy, and as the Board of Health to govern and guide health policy. The County Council meets as a legislative body on Tuesdays in the Council Hearing Room on the first floor of the County Administration Building in Upper Marlboro. For more information on the Prince George’s County Council, please visit www.princegeorgescountymd.gov

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