PLAN with Families – Recruitment Period Extended again!

The PLAN program is still eagerly accepting interested families in learning about nutrition and physical activity.

PLAN Program at Genesis Pediatrics

PLAN with Families is a 2-year family-based program that encourages healthy eating habits and promotes healthy lifestyle changes. The goal of the program is for families to learn healthy behaviors that can be maintained long-term.

Child's Ideal BMI

Criteria for participation:

  – One child between the age of 6 and 12 years old and one parent must participate. 

– Child’s BMI must be in the 85th%ile or above. 

Parent must have a BMI of 25 or above.       

                                                                                                                                                                                                      Variety of VegetablesInterested families will be asked to complete questionnaires, short computer tasks, and have their height and weight measured 5 times over the 2-years. Any other household members are welcome to participate in the program, but it is not required. Families have the opportunity to earn up to $175 over the 2-year period.

All of the program meetings will be held at Genesis Pediatrics.

Some families will continue to work directly with their own pediatrician, and some families will work with a personal PLAN coach.     
        Genesis Pediatrics’ PLAN coach is Ana Martin who is here to help! 
PLAN Coach Ana Martin

If you are interested in learning more, please contact Ana Martin at 585-273-4086 (office) or 585-369-7310 (work cell phone), or call Genesis Pediatrics at 585-426-4100. You can also visit