Analyzing the Signs of Progress in Childhood Obesity
To identify the policy and environmental drivers of recent declines in obesity levels in some cities and states and of reduced disparities among ethnic/racial groups and across income levels.
Internally managed by RWJF staff
- $988,007.00 awarded to University of California, Berkeley, College of Natural Resources - Studying diverse California schools to identify programs, policies, and implementation strategies that predict positive change in body mass index
- $598,046.00 awarded to ICF Macro, Inc. - Examining reported declines in childhood obesity to identify factors facilitating or hindering initiatives
- $100,000.00 awarded to Diane Schanzenbach - Assessing national, state, and local trends in childhood obesity
- $99,991.00 awarded to University of California, Berkeley, College of Natural Resources - Establishing an advisory panel to identify critical research opportunities for understanding signs of progress in childhood obesity