Online Program

Food and Nutrition Research and Practice Poster Session

Sunday, November 1, 2015: 4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
This poster session will cover food and nutrition research and practices addressing a variety of audiences with multiple approaches and in diverse settings. Topics include: validation of food environments; wellness policies in the early care and education setting; sugar sweetened beverage policies; measurement of diet quality; school-based nutrition interventions; social marketing campaigns to increase fruit and vegetable purchase; among others.
Session Objectives: Describe one food and nutrition intervention for a selected audience and setting.

Board 1
Developing an accurate and cost-effective food environment validation method   
Caitlin Eicher Caspi, Sc.D and Robin Friebur, MPH
Board 2
Wellness policies as a tool for addressing nutrition in early care and education settings   
Humu Ibrahim, MPH, Jennifer Weber, MPH, RD and Kate Blackburn, MSW
Board 3
Assessing Support for Policies to Reduce Sugar Sweetened Beverages among Likely Voters in Hawaii   
Jay Maddock, PhD, Kailene Nihipali and Jessica Yamauchi, MA
Board 5
Evaluating Diet Quality with HEI-2010 for a Diverse Sample of Low-income Mothers   
Cassandra Johnson, MSPH, Amy Roberts, PhD, Annie Hardison-Moody, PhD, Sinikka Elliott, PhD and Sarah Bowen, PhD
Board 6
SNEAKERĀ©: Instituting Knowledge and Behavior Changes in NYC Elementary Schools   
Robyn Wiesel, MCHES, Titilayo Ologhobo, MPH, Sandra Goldsmith, MA, MS, RD, Alanna Perlstein, CHES and Laura Robbins, DSW
Board 8
Effect of household food insecurity on adolescents' behavior problems   
Jeniffer Hyunjin Kim, MSW and In Han Song, PhD
Board 9
United for Health: Community Based Strategies for Healthy, Culturally Appropriate Alternative Food Resources in Underserved Communities in Los Angeles   
Jacqueline Illum, MPL, David Sloane, PhD, Denise Payan, PhD, MPP, Gabriel Stover, MPA, MSPH, Lark Galloway-Gilliam, MPA and LaVonna B. Lewis, PhD, MPH

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

Organized by: Food and Nutrition
Endorsed by: Breastfeeding Forum, Community Health Planning and Policy Development, APHA-Committee on Women's Rights

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