Senior Vice President of Academic Programs and Research Jamie Barnett, Jr., RDML USNR (Ret.), says the nation's obesity crisis is "a train wreck" that is doing serious harm not only to citizens' health but also to our national security. RDML Barnett serves on the executive advisory council for Mission: Readiness, a group of retired military officers dedicated to combating obesity and health problems in the young. He spoke at a May 23 Washington, DC event hosted by National Journal. Click here to read more.