• Twelve Month Report: Store Audits and Child Cohort – The Evaluation of Seattle’s Sweetened Beverage Tax

    Report for City of Seattle and Seattle City Council. March 2020. Learn more about CPHN research on Seattle’s sweetened beverage tax.

    Date: April 15, 2020

    Author(s): Saelens BE, Rowland MG, Qu P, Walkinshaw L, Oddo V, Knox M, Chan NL, Jones-Smith JC

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  • City of Seattle Food Access Spending Farm Economy Analysis Report

    A study measuring the economic impact of City of Seattle spending on food access programs on local farmers.

    Date: September 6, 2019

    Author(s): Melissa Knox, Lina Pinero Walkinshaw

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  • Identifying Direct Market Opportunities and Challenges for King County Farm Business

    This study and report was produced as part of a project for King Conservation District (KCD) in 2019 and conducts a systematic literature review on direct marketing in the United States and surveys and interviews with King County farmers about their experience with farming and direct marketing.

    Date: May 16, 2019

    Author(s): Lina Pinero Walkinshaw, Emilee Quinn, Jennifer Otten

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  • Food Waste Prevention and Recovery Assessment Report

    This report was prepared by CPHN for the City of Seattle Office of Sustainability & Environment and Seattle Public Utilities in 2015 and released in 2016.

    Date: September 6, 2016

    Author(s): Jennifer Otten, Sara Diedrich, Katherine Getts, Christine Benson

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  • Evaluating Washington State’s Healthy Nutrition Guidelines

    Report from a baseline evaluation of Washington State Executive Order 13-06, which mandated all state agencies in the executive branch to implement food and beverage policies consistent with the Washington State Healthy Nutrition Guidelines, based on the 2010 Dietary Guidelines for Americans. This report was prepared for Washington State Department of Health and documents the...

    Date: September 30, 2014

    Author(s): Jennifer Otten, Jamie Bachaus, Elizabeth Hulbrock

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  • Healthy Policies Toolkit: Nutrition and Physical Activity in Child Care

    This toolkit was produced in 2014 and designed for early childhood education professionals to use in designing and implementing healthy child care policies. The toolkit contains recommendations from the following sources: Let’s Move! Child Care Preventing Childhood Obesity in Early Care and Education Programs, 2nd Edition: Selected Standards from Caring for Our Children: National Health...

    Date: August 1, 2014

    Author(s): Elizabeth Payne, MPH, RD

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  • Washington State Survey of Nutrition and Physical Activity in Child Care

    About the Survey The purpose of the survey was to learn more about nutrition and physical activity for children ages 2-5 in licensed child care programs. Child care providers in all parts of Washington completed the survey and provided important information about nutrition and physical activity for young children in our state. The University of...

    Date: November 20, 2013

    Author(s): Center for Public Health Nutrition

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  • Opportunities for Increasing Access to Healthy Foods in Washington State

    A report for the Access to Healthy Foods Coalition. This publication was supported by Washington State Department of Health (DOH) through Cooperative Agreement Number 5U58DP001491-02 from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and Prevention. Its contents are solely the responsibility of the authors and do not necessarily represent the official views of DOH or CDC.


    Author(s): Donna Johnson, Mary Podrabsky, Corinne McCuskey, Karen Holt Luetjen, Christy Alexander

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