Department of Defense and USDA

Program

DoD Fresh Program (CFSC, 2006; USDA, 2006d)

Available (Buzby et al., 2003)

Federal Trade Commission and DHHS

Leadership

Joint workshop in 2005 to develop guidelines on marketing food, beverages, and sedentary entertainment to children (FTC and DHHS, 2006)

Available (FTC and DHHS, 2006)

HRSA and CDC

Surveillance

National Survey of Children’s Health (CDC, 2006e)

Available (CDC, 2006e)

NIH and Office of Public Health and Science

Leadership

National Obesity Action Forum (PSU, 2006)

Not available

USDA, Department of Education, and CDC

Capacity

Technical assistance regarding school wellness policies and implementation of the Child Nutrition and WIC Reauthorization Act of 2004 (CNWICRA, 2004).

In progress

aAvailable means that an evaluation has been conducted but may differ in scope, breadth, and outcomes examined. Not available signifies that an evaluation was either not conducted or that information was not publicly available to the committee to make an assessment of a program or initiative. In progress means that the committee was made aware of a proposed evaluation or an evaluation underway during the IOM study; however, it was not completed or information was not available about the evaluation at the time of publication of this IOM report.



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