Leadership

Supports a congressionally directed Institute of Medicine (IOM) study to develop nutritional standards for competitive foods and beverages sold in schools (IOM, 2006b)

In progress

 

Leadership

Supported a congressionally directed IOM study on the influence of food marketing on the diets and health of children and youth (IOM, 2006a)

Available (IOM, 2006a)

 

Program

Preventive Health and Health Services Block Grants (CDC, 2006k)

Available (CDC, 2006k)

 

Program

Coordinated School Health program (CDC, 2005c)

Available (CDC, 2006c)

 

Program

5 a Day for Better Health campaign (CDC, 2005a)

Available (CDC, 2005b)

 

Program

VERB™ campaign (funding ended in FY 2005) (CDC, 2005e)

Available (CDC, 2006n)

 

Research

Prevention Research Center programs (CDC, 2006i)

Available (CDC, 2006j)

 

Surveillance

Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS) (CDC, 2006a)

Available (CDC, 2006b)

 

Surveillance

National Health Interview Survey (CDC, 2006d)

Available (NCHS, 2006)

 

Surveillance

National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (CDC, 2005d)

Available (ARS, 2006)



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