Barrett, N., Colón-Ramos, U., Elkins, A., Rivera, I., Evans, W.D., Edberg, M. (2017). Formative research to design a promotional campaign to increase drinking water among Central American Latino youth in an urban area. J Health Commun, 22(6):459-468. doi: 10.1080/10810730.2017.1303557.
Colón-Ramos, U., Monge-Rojas, R., Cremm, E., Rivera, I.M., Andrade, E.L., Edberg, M.C. (2017). How Latina mothers navigate a 'food swamp' to feed their children: A photovoice approach. Public Health Nutr, 18:1-12. doi: 10.1017/S1368980017000738.
Presentations & Conference Proceedings
Colón-Ramos, U. Water Up! Improving Access to Drinking Water in Langley Park. Presented at: American Public Health Association’s 2016 Annual Meeting and Expo, October 31, 2016; Denver, CO. PowerPoint Presentation available here.
Healthy Food Environments: Providing Access to Healthful Beverages and Drinking Water in Langley Park. Presented at: Regional Conference on Advancing Health Equity for Latino Youth & Families, October 5, 2016; Washington, DC. PowerPoint Presentation available here.
Lisa Ragain, MAT, MPH, Principal Water Resources Planner at Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments Rosibel Arbaiza, Owner, Golden Scissors Beauty Salon Moderated by Uriyoán Colón-Ramos, ScD, MPA, Co-Principal Investigator, Avance Center’s Racial and Ethnic Approaches to Community Health project
Barrett, N. Promotion of Drinking Water Among Latino Immigrant Youth. Poster session presented at: Experimental Biology 2016’s American Society for Nutrition’s Scientific Sessions, April 2, 2016; San Diego, CA.
Barrett, N. Promotion of Drinking Water Among Latino Immigrant Youth. Paper presented at: Experimental Biology 2016’s American Society for Nutrition’s Scientific Sessions, April 5, 2016; San Diego, CA.
Barrett, N. Promotion of Drinking Water Among Latino Immigrant Youth. Poster session presented at: George Washington University Research Day, March 30, 2016; Washington, DC.
Water Up! school survey indicators:
- Attitudes of students about drinking fountains at school in 9 Prince George's County public schools
- Student intentions to drink water at school in 9 Prince George's County public schools
- Daily intake of water and other beverages by students in 9 Prince George's County public schools
Neuhouser, M.L., Lilley, S., Lund, A., & Johnson, D.B. (2009). Development and validation of a beverage and snack questionnaire for use in evaluation of school nutrition policies. Journal of the American Dietetic Association, 109(9): 1587-1592.
Patel, A. I., Bogart, L. M., Klein, D. J., Cowgill, B., Uyeda, K. E., Hawes-Dawson, J., & Schuster, M. A. (2014). Middle school student attitudes about school drinking fountains and water intake. Academic Pediatrics, 14(5), 471-477.