The purpose of this assignment is for you to elucidate two separate health policy options related to the health issue of U.S. adult obesity. You will submit a 3-page paper (double-spaced) responding to these questions:
- Please briefly describe the history of adult obesity in the United States. (1 page or less)
- What two health policy options—related to U.S. adult obesity—have you identified? Please briefly describe the social, political and/or economic perspectives of each health policy option. (1 page)
- Do each of your two health policy options principally fall into the domain of health care, public health, or bioethics? Briefly explain why. (one half page)
- For one policy option, please identify at least two stakeholders and briefly describe the stakeholders’ unique interests in U.S. adult obesity. (one half page)
|History of adult obesity||– History of adult obesity in U.S.
– Adult obesity trends in the U.S.
|Two policy options that address adult obesity||For each describe:
– social perspective(s)
-economic perspectives (s)
|Principal Domain||Identify the domain each policies falls into:
|Stakeholders||For ONE policy option:
– identify 2 stakeholders and briefly describe their unique interests in U.S. adult obesity
Assignment is due at the beginning of class. In addition to a hard copy, papers must be submitted to the dropbox in Canvas to be checked for plagiarism.