Mission

 

The mission of the Pediatric Obesity Weight Evaluation Registry (POWER) is to better understand and improve the health outcomes of children and adolescents with overweight and obesity who are participating in multi-component weight management programs. Multi-component programs offer treatments that address nutrition, physical activity and behavioral strategies.

Healthy Lifestyle Tips

Experts at the POWER sites have a wealth of knowledge to help families with living a healthier lifestyle. Check out our Family Resources for tips on healthy eating, physical activity, mental health, sleep, and more.  

Treating Childhood Obesity

 

Participating sites in POWER offer families access to the latest treatments aimed at finding ways to treat childhood obesity.

By searching our list of Sites, you may identify programs in your area that could impact your life, the life of your child or another child. If you find an opportunity of interest, ask your doctor about it and contact the site directly.