Evidence Empowers

 

You work hard to help others be the healthiest they can be. We’ll work hard to prove it.

 
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RESEARCH  +  PARTNERSHIP  +  EVALUATION

 

The Gretchen Swanson Center for Nutrition is the only independent non-profit research center of its kind with expertise in measurement and evaluation of nutrition-related programs.

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Let us show you how.

 
 
 

Our work speaks for itself, and we’ll give your work a voice.

Through our evaluation work, healthy eating active living programs have been empowered with evidence.

 
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Recent Publications

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  Meals for Good Manuscript   With others, Associate Director Leah Carpenter authored a  manuscript  on an innovative community project that provided healthy meals to children in early care and education programs through food bank catering.

Meals for Good Manuscript

With others, Associate Director Leah Carpenter authored a manuscript on an innovative community project that provided healthy meals to children in early care and education programs through food bank catering.

  School Lunch Standards Brief   New SBM policy brief, co-authored by Executive Director Amy Yaroch, urges the USDA not to roll back healthy school lunch standards. Read  here .

School Lunch Standards Brief

New SBM policy brief, co-authored by Executive Director Amy Yaroch, urges the USDA not to roll back healthy school lunch standards. Read here.

  Sugar-Sweetened Beverage Brief   Partnering with Dr. Lisa Powell on her research at the Illinois Prevention Research Center, Executive Director Amy Lazarus Yaroch co-authored a  brief  about sugar-sweetened beverage consumption in the Chicago area.

Sugar-Sweetened Beverage Brief

Partnering with Dr. Lisa Powell on her research at the Illinois Prevention Research Center, Executive Director Amy Lazarus Yaroch co-authored a brief about sugar-sweetened beverage consumption in the Chicago area.

 
 

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