Diet/Nutrition Intervention Programs

Examples of School-based programs promoting nutrition and physical activity, which have insufficient evidence according to the Community Preventive Services Task Force

Program Title & Description
(16 programs alphabetically listed)
Program Focus Population Focus
School-based program designed to increase fruit and vegetable consumption. (1998)
NCI (Grant number: CA59805)
Intervention Category: School-based programs promoting nutrition and physical activity
Behavior Modification School Children

Designed to increase physical activity and promote healthy dietary habits. (2014)
Canada Research Chair in Population Health (Grant number not available.) , Alberta Innovates Health Solutions Health Scholarship (Grant number not available.)
Intervention Category: School-based programs promoting nutrition and physical activity and Classroom-based health education interventions focused on providing information
Awareness building and Behavior Modification School Children

School-based program designed to promote healthy dietary habits and increase physical activity among elementary school students. (2004)
NIDDK (Grant number: DK59213)
Intervention Category: School-based programs promoting nutrition and physical activity and Enhanced school-based physical education interventions
Behavior Modification School Children

Designed to promote healthy dietary habits and increase physical activity. (2005)
Intervention Category: School-based programs promoting nutrition and physical activity and Family-based social support interventions
Awareness building and Behavior Modification School Children

Designed to promote healthy eating habits and increase physical activity among children and adolescents. (1996)
NHLBI (Grant number: HL39927) , NHLBI (Grant number: HL39582) , NHLBI (Grant number: HL39870) , NHLBI (Grant number: HL33906) , NHLBI (Grant number: HL39880) , CDC: Prevention Research Center (Grant number not available.)
Intervention Category: School-based programs promoting nutrition and physical activity, Family-based social support interventions, Enhanced school-based physical education interventions and Classroom-based health education interventions focused on providing information
Behavior Modification School Children

School-based program designed to increase physical activity and promote healthy dietary habits among 4th and 5th grade students. (1999)
USDA (Grant number not available.)
Intervention Category: School-based programs promoting nutrition and physical activity, Classroom-based health education interventions to reduce television viewing and video game playing, Enhanced school-based physical education interventions and Classroom-based health education interventions focused on providing information
Behavior Modification School Children

School-based program designed to increase fruit and vegetable consumption. (2000)
NCI (Grant number: CA61596)
Intervention Category: School-based programs promoting nutrition and physical activity
Behavior Modification School Children

Designed to increase fruit and vegetable consumption among elementary school students. (2004)
NCI (Grant number: CA59805)
Intervention Category: School-based programs promoting nutrition and physical activity
Behavior Modification School Children

School-based program designed to increase fruit and vegetable consumption. (2000)
NCI (Grant number: CA59776)
Intervention Category: School-based programs promoting nutrition and physical activity
Behavior Modification School Children

Designed to promote healthy dietary habits and increase physical activity to reduce obesity. (2010)
NIDDK (Grant number: R01DK063107) , NCRR (Grant number: M01RR00400)
Intervention Category: School-based programs promoting nutrition and physical activity, Enhanced school-based physical education interventions and School-based programs
Behavior Modification and Motivation Overweight/Obese Individuals

Designed to promote healthy dietary habits among elementary school students. (2002)
Intervention Category: School-based programs promoting nutrition and physical activity
Awareness building and Behavior Modification School Children

Designed to increase physical activity and promote healthy dietary habits. (2005)
NHLBI (Grant number: R15HL42626-01-A4)
Intervention Category: School-based programs promoting nutrition and physical activity
Awareness building and Behavior Modification School Children

School-based program designed to increase physical activity and promote healthy dietary habits to reduce obesity among 6th, 7th, and 8th grade students. (1999)
NICHD (Grant number: HD30780) , CDC: Prevention Research Center (Grant number: U48/CCU115807)
Intervention Category: School-based programs promoting nutrition and physical activity, Enhanced school-based physical education interventions and Classroom-based health education interventions focused on providing information
Behavior Modification School Children

School-based program designed to increase fruit and vegetable consumption and to promote healthy dietary habits. (2004)
NCI (Grant number: CA71943)
Intervention Category: School-based programs promoting nutrition and physical activity
Behavior Modification School Children

Designed to increase physical activity and promote healthy dietary habits among adolescents. (2004)
Intervention Category: School-based programs promoting nutrition and physical activity and Enhanced school-based physical education interventions
Behavior Modification School Children

Designed to increase vegetable consumption. (2012)
Medical Research Council/National Preventive Research Initiative grant (Grant number: G0701864)
Intervention Category: School-based programs promoting nutrition and physical activity
Awareness building, Behavior Modification, Motivation and Self-efficacy School Children