Nutrition

Scholarly Publications

Analyzing Screening Policies for Childhood Obesity

April 2013

Abstract: Because of the health and economic costs of childhood obesity, coupled with studies suggesting the benefits of comprehensive (dietary, physical activity, and behavioral counseling)...

Ready-to-use food-allocation policy to reduce the effects of childhood undernutrition in developing countries

March 2013

Abstract: Several aid groups have proposed strategies for allocating ready-touse (therapeutic and supplementary) foods to children in developing countries.

Analyzing a Bioterror Attack on the Food Supply: The Case of Botulinum Toxin in Milk

July 2005

We developed a mathematical model of a cows-to-consumers supply chain associated with a single milk-processing facility that is the victim of a deliberate release of botulinum toxin.

Events

Bringing to Light Hidden Incentives and Disincentives in Global Health

April 7, 2014

About the talk: This presentation will discuss the centrality and challenges of health-specific technological progress in global health improvement.

Two technical projects in international humanitarian innovation: Africa and India

February 10, 2014

Africa (Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 2013): USAID and the UN's World Food Program have proposed strategies for allocating ready-to-use (therapeutic and supplementary) foods to...

Disrupting Science: Social Movements, American Scientists, and the Politics of the Military, 1945-1975

February 12, 2009

Kelly Moore is Associate Professor of Sociology and Affiliate of Women's Studies at the University of Cincinnati.  She is the author of Disrupting Science: Social Movements, American Scientists,...