Healthy Eating Research Call for Proposals
The National Collaborative on Childhood Obesity Research (NCCOR) announces a new funding opportunity from Healthy Eating Research (HER). HER supports research on environmental and policy strategies with strong potential to promote healthy eating among children to prevent childhood obesity, especially among low-income and ethnically diverse populations. Findings are expected to advance RWJF’s efforts to reverse the childhood obesity epidemic by 2015.
|The goal of the Tobacco Regulation Awareness, Communication, and Education Program is to educate Americans about the risks of tobacco products. It seeks to increase capacity at the community level in the areas of health communication and education that address federal tobacco regulations and the public health goals of the Tobacco Control Act. The Program will help increase knowledge and encourage long term behavior change which will contribute to reductions in the morbidity and mortality associated with tobacco use in the U.S.
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