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The Third Pan-American Conference on Obesity (PACO) will be a 3 day event and will be held on June 6-8, 2013 at The Westin Resort & Casino in Oranjestad, Aruba
The First Pan American Conference on Obesity, with special attention to Childhood Obesity (PACO I) was held in Aruba from June 8-11, 2011. Experiences and lessons learned were analyzed by attendees to send "The Aruban Call for Action on Obesity: Throughout Life… at All Ages" to the United Nations Summit on Non-Communicable Chronic Diseases.
The Second Pan American Conference on Obesity, with special attention to Childhood Obesity (PACO II) was held in Aruba from June 15 – 16, 2012. The conclusions and recommendations of PACO II were sent to the ministers of all the countries of the Americas as well as to the Inter- American Meeting at Ministerial Level on Health and Agriculture (Chile, July 26 – 27, 2012) and Pan American Sanitary Conference (USA, 2012).