Kansas Nutrition and Activity Policy Database

This grant created a statewide online database on nutrition and physical activity policies in Kansas.  Policies were evaluated for comprehensiveness, policy language, strength, and overall quality.

Project Staff

Principal Investigator: Debra Haire-Joshu, PhD

Research staff:  Elsa Taricone, MPH;  Anne Troulard, MPH; Byron Yount, PhD

Graduate Research Assistants: Sujata Ghosh, Sarah Smith, Maya Vizvary

Project Dates:  2011-2014
Funding Source

Kansas Health Foundation; Health Forward Foundation


Haire-Joshu, D., Taricone, E., Trolard, A. Kansas Nutrition and Physical Activity Policy Assessment (KNAPA): Worksite. Webinar (June 2014)