Nutrition, Food and Physical Activity Symposium 

Folks got together in Orono Tuesday for a nutrition, food and physical activity symposium.The event was held at the Wells Conference center at UMaine and was sponsored by the University of Maine Cooperative Extension.The symposium draws folks who work in the public health sector from all over the state.Organizers say it’s a great opportunity to highlight current research and and share ideas.There were oral presentations, as well as poster displays.Topics discussed include access to healthy food in rural maine, childhood obesity and food store selection by food supplement program recipients.