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From the Coordinating Center
NOPREN State-of-the-Science:
November 14th @12pm ET
Title: What can the healthcare sector do about patients’ social conditions? 

Speaker: Laura Gottlieb, University of California, San Francisco, Social Interventions Research & Evaluation Network (SIREN)

In this presentation, Dr. Gottlieb will share recent and anticipated policy recommendations, practice innovations, and research focused on social and medical care integration in the US healthcare sector.

Passcode: 610909
Meeting ID: 910 5393 6229
November Work Group Meetings
Featured topics include:

Lessons from adaptations to COVID-19 as strategies for building food system resilience, COVID-19 Food & Nutrition WG

Promoting wellness among ECE professionals, Early Childhood WG

Farmers to Families Food Box Evaluation, Food Security WG

And More!

Information about upcoming Work Group meetings can be found here.
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NOPREN HER Resource Digest
The weekly digest is a joint product of NOPREN and HER.

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This digest is based on a compilation of news services and listservs developed by Sheila Fleischhacker, PhD, JD, RDN during her time as co-chair of the HER NOPREN COVID-19 Food & Nutrition Work Group and operationalized on a weekly basis by HER. The new bi-weekly digest is created by NOPREN and reviewed by Dr. Fleischhacker. The content in this digest are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily represent the official position of CDC, DHHS, USDA, or HER.

Bovell-Ammon A, McCann NC, Mulugeta M, Ettinger de Cuba S, Raifman J, Shafer P. Association of the Expiration of Child Tax Credit Advance Payments With Food Insufficiency in US Households. JAMA Netw Open. 2022;5(10):e2234438. doi:10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2022.34438

Qi D, Li R, Penn J, Houghtaling B, Prinyawiwatkul W, Roe BE. Nudging greater vegetable intake and less food waste: A field experiment. Food Policy. 2022;112:102369. doi:10.1016/j.foodpol.2022.102369.
National Academies Science Engineering Medicine - Workshop on How Nutrition and Health Change Over A Person's Life Course, 11/16/22 @ 12p ET.

Trust for America's Health - State of Obesity 2022: Better Policies for a Healthier America, 11/30/22 @ 1:30p ET.

University of Minnesota, Healthy Foods, Healthy Lives Institute - Buffalo Nations: Education and Research for Indigenous Food Sovereignty, 11/11/22 @ 12:30pm ET. Click here for Zoom link.
Appalachian Sustainable Agriculture Project - Produce Prescription Assistant, Local Food Campaign.

California Department of Food & Agriculture - Farm to School Network Regional Lead, deadline 11/24/22.

Center for Science in the Public Interest - Science Director, deadline 11/28/22.

Community HealthCare Association of the Dakotas - Policy and Partnership Manager.

Double Up Mississippi - Outreach Coordinator, 2 positions.

Illinois Food Justice Alliance - Director, open until filled.

James Bell Associates - Multiple Positions.

National Indian Health Board - Policy Research Analyst.

Second Harvest of Silicon Valley - Director of Community Nutrition.

Share Our Strength - Sr. Manager, Health Strategies.

Texas A&M Agrilife Research - Assistant Professor/Extension Specialist

UC, Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources - Research Data Analyst, Nutrition Policy Institute, open until filled.

Union of Concerned Scientists - Research Director, Food & Environment, open until filled.

University of Florida - Assistant Professor, Department of Health Education and Behavior, open until filled.

USDA ERS - Agricultural Economist, deadline 9/29/23.

USDA NIFA - Biological Science Specialist, deadline 11/23/22.

Vermont Law & Graduate School, Center for Agriculture and Food Systems - Director of the Food and Agriculture Clinic.
Change Lab Solutions - Legal Epidemiology Learning Cohort, deadline 12/1/22.

USDA - 1890 Faculty Research Sabbatical Program, deadline 3/1/23.

U.S. Global Change Research Program - Request for Comments: Fifth National Climate Assessment.

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This digest is jointly supported by Healthy Eating Research (HER) and the Nutrition and Obesity Policy Research and Evaluation Network (NOPREN). HER is a national program of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation; NOPREN is supported by Cooperative Agreement Number 5U48DP00498-05 funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Obesity and Prevention Research Centers Program. The findings and conclusions in this publication are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily represent the official position of HER, CDC, or DHHS