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  Volume 24, Number 2, May 2013, Supplement

Table of Contents

Advancing Obesity Prevention: Quality Improvements, Emerging Models and Best Practices

Guest Editors: Nishadi Rajapakse, Richard Berzon, Sarah Linde, Natasha Coulouris, Ligia Artiles, Eliza Heppner


Foreword from Director of the National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities (NIMHD), National Institutes of Health (NIH)

p. vii | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2013.0102

Advancing Obesity Prevention: Emerging Models and Best Practices

pp. viii-xii | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2013.0105

A Note from the Guest Editors

pp. xiii-xv | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2013.0100

Part 1: Promising/Innovative Approaches

Implementing the Obesity Care Model at a Community Health Center in Hawaii to Address Childhood Obesity

pp. 1-11 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2013.0108

Improving Overweight among At-risk Minority Youth: Results of a Pilot Intervention in After-school Programs

pp. 12-24 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2013.0111

Evaluation of a Childhood Obesity Awareness Campaign Targeting Head Start Families: Designed by Parents for Parents

pp. 25-33 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2013.0096

Screening and Management of Obesity and Perception of Weight Status in Medicaid Recipients

pp. 34-46 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2013.0098

Part 2: Community Partnerships

Combating Obesity at Community Health Centers (COACH): A Quality Improvement Collaborative for Weight Management Programs

pp. 47-60 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2013.0101

Action-Learning Collaboratives as a Platform for Community-Based Participatory Research to Advance Obesity Prevention

pp. 61-79 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2013.0104

San Diego Healthy Weight Collaborative: A Systems Approach to Address Childhood Obesity

pp. 80-96 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2013.0107

A Community-Academic Partnership to Promote Student Health and Education Outcomes

pp. 97-102 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2013.0110

The Healthy Weight Collaborative: Using Learning Collaboratives to Enhance Community-based Prevention Initiatives Addressing Childhood Obesity

pp. 103-115 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2013.0095

Part 3: Special Populations

Unidas por La Vida (United for Life): Implementing A Culturally-Tailored, Community-Based, Family-Oriented Lifestyle Intervention

pp. 116-138 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2013.0103

Family-Based Risk Reduction of Obesity and Metabolic Syndrome: An Overview and Outcomes of the Idaho Partnership for Hispanic Health

pp. 129-144 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2013.0106

Increasing Consumption of Fruits and Vegetables in the School Cafeteria: The Influence of Active Choice

pp. 145-157 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2013.0109

Linking Pediatric Primary Care Obesity Management to Community Programs

pp. 158-167 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2013.0112

Part 4: Practice and Policy

Best Practices in Policy Approaches to Obesity Prevention

pp. 168-192 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2013.0097

Accelerating Progress in Reducing Childhood Obesity Disparities: Exploring Best Practices of Positive Outliers

pp. 193-199 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2013.0099

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