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February 27, 2009
Active Living Research, a San Diego-based program of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, has released Growing Demand for Communities that Promote Health, a brief...
February 19, 2009

NPLAN has started to provide targeted legal technical assistance to grantees who are advocating for improved food, nutrition and environmental policies in their communities and who are receiving funding through the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation’s (RWJF)...

February 16, 2009

On February 19, Christine Fry will present a poster on NPLAN’s joint use agreements at the Active Living Research Conference in San Diego. A PDF file of the poster is available for download by users who have...

February 13, 2009
 hspace=On January 27, NPLAN Director, Marice Ashe, presented at the Institute of Medicine’s...
December 3, 2008

On October 24, 2008, Stephanie Stevens, NPLAN staff attorney, spoke on "Beyond Talking to Ourselves," a panel at the annual Society of Public Health Educator’s Conference (SOPHE) in San Diego, Calif.

During the sessions's interactive discussion, the panelists talked about...

December 1, 2008

On December 15, 2008, Karla Hampton will join NPLAN’s team as a staff attorney. Karla grew up in Richmond, California and completed her undergraduate work at California State University, Long Beach. She received her law degree from UC Berkeley. 

Upon graduating from law school, she...

November 9, 2008
On November 8, Todd Rogers, PhD, NPLAN's evaluator, gave a presentation on NPLAN at the American Evaluation Association’s annual conference in Denver, Colorado. His presentation was titled Challenges in Evaluating Public Health Advocacy Support Systems: The Case of the National Policy and...
November 1, 2008

This quarter's issue includes information about fact sheets on dealing with secondhand smoke at home, licensing products released recently by TALC, and news on tobacco-free rodeo efforts, among other stories.

October 27, 2008

 hspace=On October 25 and 26, the National Policy and Legal Analysis Network to Prevent Childhood Obesity (NPLAN) hosted its second annual...

October 25, 2008

One year into the project, the team working on NPLAN gathered in San Diego October 25 and 26, 2008 to celebrate successes and develop strategies and priorities for the year ahead.

"We have learned a great deal in this first year," said Marice Ashe, NPLAN's director. "...

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