WIC Nutrition Education Study: Phase I Report
By Cates S, Capograssi K, Sallack L, Deehy K, Eicheldinger C, Karns S, Bradley S, Kosa K, Brophy J
The WIC Nutrition Education Study provides detailed information on WIC nutrition education services and includes the following phases:
• Phase I: Comprehensive nationally representative description of WIC nutrition education processes and features.
• Phase II: Pilot study of the impact of WIC nutrition education on nutrition and other behaviors in six WIC sites.
• Phase III: Design of a national evaluation study based on findings from the pilot study.
This report presents the Phase I results of the study. FNS plans to complete Phases II and III in fall 2017.
Contractor: Research Triangle Institute, Altarum Institute
This research was funded by the USDA Food and Nutrition Service.
January 3, 2018
Cates S, Capograssi K, Sallack L, Deehy K, Eicheldinger C, Karns S, Bradley S, Kosa K, Brophy J (2016) WIC Nutrition Education Study. U.S. Department of Agriculture, Food and Nutrition Service. Available online: https://www.fns.usda.gov/wic-nutrition-education-study-phase-i-report