Center for Public Health Nutrition

Featured Resources


Life Course Nutrition: Maternal and Child Health Strategies in Public Health
Free online course highlighting the role of maternal and child nutrition in population health.

Washington State Survey of Nutrition and Physical Activity in Child Care
Washington's first statewide survey about nutrition and physical activity for young children in child care!

Briefs & Reports
Briefs highlighting research, best      practices and policy strategies to increase access to healthy foods, promote school wellness and prevent obesity in child care settings.








Recent Research


February, 2019

Healthy Food Availability & Food Bank Network Report [PDF]
Bolt K, Carter L, Casey D, Chan NL, Chen R, Jones-Smith JC, Knox M, Oddo VM, Podrabsky M, Saelens BE, Schachter A, Ta M, Pinero Walkinshaw L, Yang A.

January, 2019

The Impact of a City-Level Minimum Wage Policy on Supermarket Food Prices by Food Quality Metrics: A Two-Year Follow Up Study
James Buszkiewicz, Cathy House, Anju Aggarwal, Mark Long, Adam Drewnowski, Jennifer Otten

December, 2018

Responding to an Increased Minimum Wage: A Mixed Methods Study of Child Care Businesses during the Implementation of Seattle's Minimum Wage Ordinance
Jennifer J. Otten, Katherine Getts, Anne Althauser, James Buszkiewicz, Ekaterina Jardim, Heather D. Hill, Jennifer Romich, Scott W. Allard

Soda, salad, and the socioeconomic status: Findings from the Seattle Obesity Study (SOS)
Adam Drewnowski, James Buszkiewicz, Anju Aggarwal