Online Program

Nutrition and Children

Monday, November 4, 2013: 12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
This session will address Education and policies addressing nutrition and physical activity in school and after school; Wellness policies; Community partnerships; Impact on academic achievement; Farm to school efforts; Evaluation/measurement strategies; Implementation of new guidelines for healthy meals in schools; Education and policies addressing nutrition and physical activity in child care settings; Innovative approaches to reaching families with young children; Evaluation/measurement strategies; etc.

Board 1
Innovative approach for assessing compliance with a complex longitudinal infant feeding protocol   
Kerry James, MPH, Jonathan Lewis, MS, Eileen Ford, MS, RD, Virginia Stallings, MD and Walter Rogan, MD, MPH
Board 3
Children exposed to farm-to-school eat their veggies   
Amy Teixeira, MSPH, Sonya Jones, Ph.D., Casey Childers, MA and Jacquelyn Ball, BS
Board 4
Effects of an environmental-level school-based healthy eating intervention on school lunch participation and snack food purchases of middle school children   
Lauren Testa, Jacey Greece, DSc, MPH, William DeJong, PhD, Yvette Cozier, DSc, MPH and Paula Quatromoni, DSc, MS, RD
Board 5
A qualitative exploration of the implementation and effectiveness of cookshop a USDA SNAP nutrition education program   
Marycatherine Augustyn, PhD, Andrea Nye, MPH, MBA, Katie Tang, MA, CHES, Beth Marshall, DrPH, Susan M. Gross, PhD, MPH, RD, Kristin N. Mmari, DrPH, MA and David M. Paige, MD MPH
Board 6
Children's gardening experience is associated with higher vegetable preference and intake   
Alexandra Evans, PhD, Nalini Ranjit, PhD, Cori Nemec, Rose Jennings, DrPH, MPhil, William McIntosh, PhD, Caren Walton, MS, Lisa Whittlesey, MAgr and Judith Warren, PhD
Board 7
Board 8
Leveraging community-based partnerships to increase physical activity and nutrition in early childcare centers   
Ruby Natale, Michael De Lucca, MHM, President & CEO, Teina Philips, MPA, Lindsay Corrales, MPH, Nicole Cook, PhD, MPA, T. Lucas Hollar, PhD and David Quinn, BS, MPH
Board 9
Association between breastfeeding and obesity risk: A meta-analysis   
Jing Yan, Peizhong Wang and Guowei Huang
Board 10
Farm to school programs: Evaluating the development, perceptions, and benefits   
Andrea Bontrager Yoder, Teresa Engel, Suzanne Gaulocher, MPH, MA, Amanda Knitter, Janice Liebhart, MS, ABD, Daniel McCarty, Amy Meinen, MPH, RD, Dale Schoeller, PhD, Sara Tedeschi, Camilla Vargas, Douglas Wubben, RN and Tara LaRowe, PhD

See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.

Organized by: Food and Nutrition
Endorsed by: Maternal and Child Health, School Health Education and Services, Breastfeeding Forum, Men's Health Caucus

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