When: Thu., March 17, 10:30 a.m.-2 p.m. 2011
How to stem the obesity epidemic and rising asthma rates? At UC Berkeley's Alumni House on Thursday, Mar. 17, US Surgeon General Regina M. Benjamin delivers a lecture titled "A Vision for a Healthy and Fit Nation." Benjamin is the founder of the Bayou La Batre Rural Health Clinic in Alabama and former associate dean for rural health at the University of South Alabama College of Medicine. 10:30 a.m., free. SPH.Berkeley.edu.