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(April 2018) Assistant Professor Anne Chevalier McKechnie, PhD, RN, is leading an innovative big data collaboration that could pave the way for new understandings of family health.

(Oct. 2017) Two faculty traveled to western Uganda in May to collect pilot data for the study Exploring Adolescent Risk in Uganda Fishing Villages.

(Star Tribune, June 19, 2017) Meal sizes and sugary drinks are closely linked to childhood obesity. Key family counseling messages on healthy eating are linked to reducing childhood obesity.

(April 2017) Ten University of Minnesota nursing students rang in the New Year with Fitbits on their wrists for a wearable technology study.

(Oct. 2016) Two members of the Center for Child and Family Health Promotion Research received funding from the Clinical and Translational Science Institute.