Dr Rafida Idris is the Associate Professor of Food and Nutrition in the Department of Nutrition and Family Science in the South Carolina State University.
Recently she was in Washington DC to attend a confeence on the problems of Obesity. In this exclusive interview with VOA Bangla Service , Dr Rafida Idris discussed matters related to the Conference on Obesity as well as about her own department.
The conference on obesity was hosted by the US Department of Agriculture . Twenty five states were invited to discuss the obesity epidemics in this country and try to find possible solutions.