Center for Public Health Nutrition

Anju Aggarwal, PhD, MSC

Selected Articles

Access to Supermarkets and Fruit and Vegetable Consumption. American Journal of Public Health.

Anju Aggarwal, Andrea J. Cook, Junfeng Jiao, Rebecca A. Seguin, Anne Vernez Moudon, Philip M. Hurvitz, and Adam Drewnowski.
American Journal of Public Health. 2014. [e-View Ahead of Print] abstract

Positive Attitude toward Healthy Eating Predicts Higher Diet Quality at All Cost Levels of Supermarkets.

Aggarwal A, Monsivais P, Cook AJ, Drewnowski A.
J Acad Nutr Diet. 2013 Aug 2. pii: S2212-2672(13)00684-9. doi: 10.1016/j.jand.2013.06.006. [Epub ahead of print] abstract

Food environment and socioeconomic status influence obesity rates in Seattle and in Paris.

Drewnowski A, Moudon AV, Jiao J, Aggarwal A, Charreire H, Chaix B.
Int J Obes (Lond). 2013 May 27. doi: 10.1038/ijo.2013.97. [Epub ahead of print] abstract

Drewnowski et Al. Respond

Drewnowski A, Aggarwal A, Hurvitz PM, Monsivais P, Rehm CD, Moudon AV.
Am J Public Health. 2013 Jan;103(1):e2-3. doi: 10.2105/AJPH.2012.301098. Epub 2012 Nov 15. No abstract available.

Obesity and Supermarket Access: Proximity or Price?

Drewnowski A, Aggarwal A, Hurvitz PM, Monsivais P, Vernez Moudon A.
Amer J Pub Health. 2012.300660. full paper

Nutrient Intakes Linked to Better Health Outcomes Are Associated with Higher Diet Costs in the US

Aggarwal A, Monsivais P, Drewnowski A.
PLoS One. 2012;7(5):e37533. Epub 2012 May 25. full paper

Following federal guidelines to increase nutrient consumption may lead to higher food costs for consumers

Monsivais P, Aggarwal A, Drewnowski A.
Health Aff (Millwood). 2011 Aug 3. abstract

Does diet cost mediate the relation between socioeconomic position and diet quality?

Aggarwal A, Monsivais P, Cook AJ, Drewnowski A.
European Journal of Clinical Nutrition 11 May 2011; doi: 10.1038/ejcn.2011.72 full paper

Are socio-economic disparities in diet quality explained by diet cost?

Monsivais P, Aggarwal A, Drewnowski A.
J Epidemiol Community Health. 2010 Dec 10. [Epub ahead of print] abstract

The Supermarket Gap: How to Ensure Equitable Access to Affordable, Healthy Foods

Adam Drewnowski, Anju Aggarwal, Anne Vernez Moudon
Center for Public Health Nutrition Research Brief, May 2010
Research brief
(pdf)

Maternal and child undernutrition: global and regional exposures and health consequences

Black RE et al. Aggarwal A (Contributor).
The Lancet 2008; 371:243-260