Publications

Abstracts

  • Cler L, Jacobs L, Farrell VA, Bailey A, Misner S. Teachers’ Successes and Barriers Providing Evidence-based Nutrition Education in Limited Resource Schools: Maricopa, Pima, and Pinal Counties. Arizona Public Health Association Annual Conference, Phoenix, Arizona, April 2014.
  • Florian TA, Jacobs L, Martinez S, Bea JW, Farrell VA, Hartz V, Misner S. Change in Nutrition and Physical Activity Behaviors Among SNAP-Eligible 4th and 5th Grade Students: A Multi-County Study. First CALS Poster Forum, Tucson, AZ, November 10, 2014.
  • Jacobs L, Kerna A, Farrell VA, Frisvold G, Misner S. Economic Impacts of the UA Cooperative Extension SNAP-Ed Program: An Application of IMPLAN. Childhood Obesity Conference, San Diego, California, June 2015.
  • Jacobs L, LeGros T, McCullough L, Farrell VA, Misner S. Developing an Integrated Program Design for SNAP-Ed Programming and Evaluation. Childhood Obesity Conference, San Diego, California, June 2015.
  • Jacobs L, Farrell VA, Reeves J, Ottenbacher H, Houtkooper L, Going S, Misner S. Education for SNAP Eligible Children: A Model for Sustainable Partnerships to Reduce Childhood Obesity. Research Frontiers in Nutritional Sciences Conference, Tucson, Arizona, October 2009.
  • Bawden K, Wyatt M, Misner S, Hongu N. Introducing Physical Activity Opportunities in a Nutrition Education Workshop: Promote Healthy Lifestyle Changes Among SNAP-Eligible Adults. Research Frontiers in Nutritional Sciences Conference. February 2017.
  • Martinez S, Dixon D, Armstrong-Florian T, Whitmer E, Farrell V, Martinez C, Hartz V, Bea JW. Nutrition and Physical Activity Knowledge of UANN Participating 4th/5th Grade Students- A Pilot Study. Research Frontiers in Nutritional Sciences, Tucson, Arizona, February 29-March 1, 2012.
  • McCullough, L, Farrell V, Barillas-Longoria, G, Misner, S. Implementing the Active School Neighborhood Checklist in Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program – Education Schools in Arizona. Childhood Obesity Conference, San Diego, 2017.
  • McCullough L, Farrell V, Hartz V, LeGros T, Jacobs L, Florian TF, Martinez C, Whitmer E, Misner S. Positive Results of Single Lessons with Adult Learners after Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program-Education (SNAP-Ed). Society for Nutrition Education and Behavior, San Diego, California, July 2016.
  • McCullough L, Farrell V, Hartz V, LeGros T, Jacobs L, Misner S. The Supplemental Nutriton Assistance Program Education (SNAP-Ed) Elementary School Students had Self-reported and Observed Behavior Changes. Experimental Biology Conference; San Diego, California, April 2016.
  • Misner S, LeGros T, Farrell VA,  Hartz V, Jacobs L, Armstrong Florian T. Nutrition and Physical Activity Education among SNAP-Ed Eligible Middle School Students Reveals Disconnect between Knowledge and Behavior. Experimental Biology Conference, Boston Massachusetts, March 2015.
  • Nurss E, Jacobs L, Going S, Bea JW, Farrell VA. Strategies from Teachers to Increase Participation in School-based Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Nutrition Education (SNAP-Ed): Excerpts from a Pilot Study. Childhood Obesity Conference, San Diego, California, June, 2011. Research Frontiers in Nutritional Sciences Conference, Tucson, Arizona, February 29 – March 1, 2012.

Posters

Journal Articles

  • Farrell VA, Reeves J, Going SB, Houtkooper L. Integrating Nutrition and Physical Activity Education into Elementary Schools serving Low-Income Families. ACSM’S Health and Fitness Journal. 15(5):8-16, 2011.
  • Bea JW, Jacobs L, Waits J, Hartz V, Martinez S, Standfast R, Farrell V, Bawden M, Geiger M, Whitmer E, Misner S. Need for Specific Sugar-Sweetened Beverage Lessons for 4th and 5th Graders. Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior. 47(1):36-43, 2014.
  • Kerna A, Frisvold G, Jacobs L, Farrell V, Houtkooper L, Misner S. Application of IMPLAN to Extension Programs: Economic Impacts of the University of Arizona Cooperative Extension SNAP-Ed Spending. Journal of Extension. 53(6):6TOT4, 2015.
  • Armstrong TA, Jacobs L, Martinez S, Bea JW, Farrell VA, Hartz V, Misner S. Change in Nutrition and Physical Activity Behaviors Among SNAP-Eligible 4th and 5th Grade Students: A Multi-County Study. Journal for the Society of Nutrition Education and Behavior, 46(4): S183–S184, 2014.
  • Bea JW, Martinez SH, Farrell VA, Armstrong-Florian T, Bawden M, Jacobs L, Misner S. Sugary Beverage Consumption, Not Water, Increases in Springtime Among Low-income Arizona 4th and 5th graders. Journal for the Society of Nutrition Education and Behavior, 45(4):S29, 2013.

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