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Implementation of California State School Competitive Food and Beverage Standards

You are here: HomePublicationsJournal ArticlesImplementation of California State School Competitive Food and Beverage Standards Implementation of California State School Competitive Food and Beverage Standards The availability of competitive foods in schools has been linked to a decrease in students’ consumption of fruits, vegetables, and other nutrients. This Journal of School Health research article describes the …

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Transportation

You are here: HomePublicationsDisplaying items by tag: Transportation Overview of Main Findings Healthy Eating Active Communities (HEAC) and Central California Regional Obesity Prevention Program (CCROPP) Policymaker Survey Read more… Published in: Reports

Engaging Youth in Improving Their Food and Physical Activity Environments

You are here: HomePublicationsJournal ArticlesEngaging Youth in Improving Their Food and Physical Activity Environments Engaging Youth in Improving Their Food and Physical Activity Environments Youth engagement in community-based childhood obesity prevention interventions is an essential strategy in reducing childhood obesity. Featured in the Journal of Adolescent Health, this brief describes the results of focus groups …

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Reclaiming Public Spaces: Taking Action to Make Neighborhoods Safe and Parks Accessible

You are here: HomePublicationsBriefsReclaiming Public Spaces: Taking Action to Make Neighborhoods Safe and Parks Accessible Reclaiming Public Spaces: Taking Action to Make Neighborhoods Safe and Parks Accessible Neighborhood environments can play an important role in supporting or discouraging physical activity. This brief highlights ways that communities in the Healthy Eating, Active Communities (HEAC) and the …

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Approaches to Measuring the Extent and Impact of Environmental Change in 3 California Community-Level Obesity Prevention Initiatives

You are here: HomePublicationsJournal ArticlesApproaches to Measuring the Extent and Impact of Environmental Change in 3 California Community-Level Obesity Prevention Initiatives Approaches to Measuring the Extent and Impact of Environmental Change in 3 California Community-Level Obesity Prevention Initiatives It is critical that we carefully evaluate initiatives targeting the community environment to expand the evidence base …

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Farmer’s Markets

You are here: HomePublicationsDisplaying items by tag: Farmer’s Markets Overview of Main Findings Healthy Eating Active Communities (HEAC) and Central California Regional Obesity Prevention Program (CCROPP) Policymaker Survey Read more… Published in: Reports Increasing Access to Healthy Food in the Central Valley through Farmers Markets and Produce Stands Read more… Published in: Briefs

Nutrition Policy

You are here: HomePublicationsDisplaying items by tag: Nutrition Policy Drinking Water in California Child Care Sites Before and After 2011-2012 Beverage Policy Read more… Published in: Journal Articles Policy Improves What Beverages Are Served to Young Children in Child Care Read more… Published in: Journal Articles

Physical Education & Student Activity: Evaluating Implementation of a New Policy in Los Angeles Public Schools

You are here: HomePublicationsJournal ArticlesPhysical Education & Student Activity: Evaluating Implementation of a New Policy in Los Angeles Public Schools Physical Education & Student Activity: Evaluating Implementation of a New Policy in Los Angeles Public Schools In 2009, Los Angeles Unified School District adopted a physical education (PE) policy to comply with California state PE …

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Bryden Johnston, MPH – Associate

You are here: Home Bryden Johnston, MPH This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.Phone: 510-271-6799  Bryden Johnston, MPH 1222 Preservation Park way Oakland, California 94612 Bryden is involved in all aspects of project management including evaluation design, tool design, data collection, analysis, reporting, and dissemination. Currently, Bryden …

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