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Dr. Joe Thompson Discusses Obesity Epidemic on ‘Arkansas Week’

September 23, 2019

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John Lyon
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ACHI President and CEO Dr. Joe Thompson appeared on this weekend’s episode of AETN’s “Arkansas Week” to discuss the state’s obesity epidemic with host Steve Barnes and fellow guest Troy Wells, CEO of Baptist Health. Dr. Thompson and Wells are vice chairman and chairman, respectively, of the board of Healthy Active Arkansas. The discussion of obesity begins at the 14:38 mark.