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

Read about Washington's first statewide survey about nutrition and physical activity for young children in child care!

Recent Research

Importance of food-related attitudes: Evidence from national level data. CPHN researchers (Aggarwal, Rehm, Monsivais, Drewnowski) studied the importance of food-related attitudes for the first time in the US using national level data. Those who prioritized nutrition during food shopping had higher quality diets regardless of gender, education and income. "Attaching importance to nutrition is not class-dependent. You can eat healthy within your budget if you make it a priority!", says the study authors. June 2016.




News & Events

Winter Quarter 2018

Nutrition Seminar Series: Aligning Food Systems with Nutrition and Health
Almost every country in the world is facing a nutrition-related challenge. Join our Winter Nutrition Seminar Series, organized by UW Nutritional Science Program, to hear from the food system and nutrition experts!


Is Amazon really making healthy foods affordable?
- Amazon recently reduced prices of selected Whole Food items to make organic food affordable. This brief compares newly reduced Whole Food prices with the corresponding products from...Full research brief


WA SNAP-Ed Farmers Market Access Evaluation Findings
- Findings briefs available on our food access page

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