Endorsers

Shakers endorse Henry Gets Moving to promote obesity management and community wellness on local and national levels.

Henry Gets Moving has been endorsed by the Former Surgeon General, Dr. Richard Carmona, and the American College of Sports Medicine.

“Obesity is a foremost public health problem in America. Daily movement and a healthy diet are the best ways to combat this problem. As the 17th Surgeon General of the United States, I am heartened by the positivity displayed by Henry and Jasmine as Henry changes his life and gets moving. This is a book with the power to transform our society and inspire children, families, and communities to lead healthy, active lives.”

Richard Carmona, M.D.
United States Surgeon General, 2002-2006

“Henry is my hero! This wonderful story, with Henry as our role model, will motivate kids, families and communities to make positive choices and lead active, healthy lives. We have all experienced Henry’s struggles. Join Henry in choosing to eat well and get active!”

William W. Dexter, M.D., FACSM
President, American College of Sports Medicine, 2013-14