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November 30 2017

CHOICES Study Simulates Growth Trajectories of Childhood Obesity into Adulthood

A new paper from the CHOICES study, “Simulation of Growth Trajectories of Childhood Obesity into Adulthood,” was published today in The New England Journal of Medicine....

October 31 2017

CHOICES Study Explores the Cost-Effectiveness of a Clinical Childhood Obesity Intervention

A new paper from the CHOICES study, “Cost-Effectiveness of a Clinical Childhood Obesity Intervention,” was published today in Pediatrics....

October 19 2017

CHOICES Project continues its collaborations with decision-makers nationwide for the third 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....

October 16 2017

Session on Cost-Effectiveness & Improving the Translation of Research into Policy & Practice at the 2017 Pathways to Prevention Workshop

At the upcoming National Institutes of Health Pathways to Prevention Workshop: Methods for Evaluating Natural Experiments in Obesity in Bethesda, MD, Dr. Steven Gortmaker will discuss cost-effective...

September 14 2017

Session on Cost-Effective Strategies for Preventing Childhood Obesity at the 2017 American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) National Conference & Exhibition

At the upcoming American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) 2017 National Conference & Exhibition in Chicago, IL, CHOICES will be the main feature of a plenary session discussing the 5 most cost-effectiv...

June 21 2017

Harvard Public Health magazine highlights CHOICES

Harvard Public Health magazine highlights the CHOICES project and our cost-effectiveness analysis model in a feature article about the obesity epidemic. Team lead, Steve Gortmaker, and new team member...

May 26 2017

Examining the cost-effectiveness and impact of a sugar-sweetened beverage and diet drink tax in Seattle, WA

“A CHOICES analysis projects that the proposed tax policy will prevent thousands of cases of childhood and adult obesity, prevent new cases of diabetes, increase healthy life years and save more in ...

May 9 2017

CHOICES Cost-Effectiveness Research to be Featured at 9th Biennial Childhood Obesity Conference

We’re excited to announce that CHOICES cost-effectiveness research will be the focus of two sessions at the upcoming  9th Biennial Childhood Obesity Conference, (May 30th – June 2nd). Both sessio...

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