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June 3 2019

CHOICES Presents Panel on Sugary Drink Taxes

In May, the CHOICES Project presented a panel on sugary drink taxes at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. Sugary drinks – carbonated and non-carbonated soft drinks, fruit drinks, energy ...

April 23 2019

Use the CHOICES Childhood Obesity National Action Kit to Compare the Best Value for Money Strategies for Obesity Prevention

The CHOICES team is pleased to present the CHOICES Childhood Obesity National Action Kit, released today. The Action Kit allows users to explore and compare best value for money strategies to reduce c...

April 15 2019

CHOICES Research to Be Presented & Exhibited at the 2019 CDC DNPAO National Training

At the 2019 CDC DNPAO National Training: Leading the Charge for a Healthy Nation, in Atlanta, GA, Dr. Angie Cradock and Katie Giles will present CHOICES research, highlighting how to identify best val...

April 5 2019

CHOICES Work to Be Presented at the 2019 Rutgers New Jersey Healthy Kids Initiative Symposium

At the 2019 Rutgers New Jersey Healthy Kids Initiative Symposium: The Healthy Child Nutrition and Fitness Education for Lifelong Health in New Brunswick, NJ, Dr. Angie Cradock will present on research...

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...

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