Targeting Behavioral Triggers of Overfeeding: Obesity Prevention in Older Infants and Toddlers



February 15, 2012 – The baseline data collection period has begun! All participating clinics have received their data collection materials. We will be in close contact with clinic superivisors to monitor progress over the next few months.

October 24, 2011– The data trainings have been scheduled for January 2012. We’ll be sending out a revised timeline and a welcome email soon. In November, we will be sending out staff surveys to identify ways we can support the implimentation of the Baby Behavior (0-6 month) Campaign. If you have questions about the Baby Behavior Campaign messages or materials, please let us know, we’ll be happy to help!

September 8, 2011 – The contract has been approved. Valerie Haack will be contacting all agencies soon to schedule the data trainings!

March 28, 2011 – Jane Heinig and Valerie Haack will be meeting with administrators from both the intervention and control sites at the CWA Conference in San Jose, California on Tuesday, March 29th.


Study Documents


Intervention Site Roles and Responsibilities

Control Site Roles and Responsibilities

Project Summary and Study Staff Contact Information Sheet

Clinic Orientation Form

Important Dates


February 15, 2012 – Baseline Data Collection begins

March 29, 2011 – Administrator Orientation Meeting (San Jose, CA)

April 15, 2011 – Deadline to submit Clinic Orientation Form, Class Outlines/Scripts, and Baby Behavior Refresher Training Schedule

Study Team Contact Information*


Mailing Address:

UC Davis Human Lactation Center
Department of Nutrition
University of California, Davis
One Shields Ave.
Davis, CA 95616

Phone Numbers:

Jennifer Goldbronn and Jennifer Banuelos (UCD HLC) 530-752-1629

Valerie Haack (State WIC) – 916-928-8653



*For all study-related questions, please contact UC Davis