Dental and Nutrition
Northwest Tribal Dental Support Center provides surveillance and clinical support for the Indian health dental clinics.
Northwest Tribal Elder Diet & Nutrition Project studies elder diets and has developed a dietary survey to measure intake of healthy nutrients and foods among native elders in tribal communities.
The Native Nutrition and Fitness Project carries out community-based participatory research (CBPR) activities with Native high school students in two Oregon tribal communities, which will lead to student driven nutrition and physical fitness policy change within their local communities.
Toddler Overweight and Tooth Decay Prevention Study (TOTS) is a community-wide and family-based intervention addressing breastfeeding patterns and sugared beverage consumption in Northwest American Indian communities.