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April 1 2019

CHOICES Study Analyzes Trends in Childhood Obesity Prevalence Before & After WIC Food Package Changes

A new study from CHOICES analyzed how trends in obesity among children participating in WIC changed after food package changes were enacted in 2009. The aim of this study was to evaluate if the change...

March 26 2019

CHOICES Brief Assesses the Cost-Effectiveness of Interventions for Reducing Obesity among Young Children

A new brief from CHOICES in partnership with Healthy Eating Research (HER), “The Cost-Effectiveness of Interventions for Reducing Obesity among Young Children through Healthy Eating, Physical Activi...

March 6 2019

CHOICES Research Plenary Session at Virginia’s Sixth Weight of the State Conference

At Virginia’s sixth Weight of the State Conference in Richmond, VA, Katie Giles and Dr. Jamie Jeffrey will present CHOICES research and choosing cost-effective strategies for childhood obesity r...

January 2 2019

CHOICES Project Continues Its Collaborations with Decision-Makers Nationwide for the Fourth Year

The CHOICES Learning Collaborative Partnership aims to build capacity among state and local decision-makers to choose and implement cost-effective obesity prevention strategies.   The CHOICES tea...

November 6 2018

CHOICES Research to Be Presented at APHA 2018

At the 2018 American Public Health Association’s (APHA) Annual Meeting and Expo in San Diego, CA, Jennifer Reiner will present CHOICES research. Presentation details are below. Date: Sunday, N...

October 5 2018

CHOICES Research to Be Discussed at The Obesity Society’s OBESITYWEEK Annual Scientific Meeting

During OBESITYWEEK at the Obesity Society’s Annual Scientific Meeting in Nashville, TN, Dr. Angie Cradock  and Dr. Steve Gortmaker will discuss CHOICES research. Session details are below. Date: ...

September 12 2018

CHOICES Research to Be Discussed at the 12th Annual Southern Obesity Summit

At the 12th Annual Southern Obesity Summit in Charleston, WV, Dr. Angie Cradock will discuss CHOICES research. Sessions details are below. Date: Tuesday, October 23, 2018 Time: 8:30am-9:45am Improvin...

September 1 2018

CHOICES Research Discussed at the 2018 Harvard Catalyst Community Engagement Symposium

At the Harvard Catalyst Community Engagement Symposium: Advancing Uptake of Evidence-based Practices & Policies for Healthy Child Weight in Boston, MA, CHOICES research will be discussed. Event ...

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