The Nutrition and Physical Activity Core supports multidisciplinary research requiring dietary and/or physical activity assessment, as well as provide nutritional sciences expertise. The NPA Core offers a range of services including high-quality dietary assessment, active collaboration in the design, implementation, and analysis of nutrition-related research. In addition to supporting the needs of CAHNR projects, the NPA Core will also actively promote and foster new research programs investigating the diet of Alaska Natives.
Specifies procedures for collection of 24-hour dietary recall data from interviews with human subjects.
Specifies issues to review for quality assurance in 24-hour dietary recall data; includes checklist and tracking form.
"Nutrition Data System for Research (NDSR) is a Windows-based dietary analysis program designed for the collection and analyses of 24-hour dietary recalls and the analysis of food records, menus, and recipes."
Specifies procedures for data transfer between Center for Alaska Native Health Research core labs
Specifies procedures for comparing dietary data to current dietary reference intake.
Includes results dissemination and nutrition education.
Active collaboration in the design, implementation, and analysis of nutrition-related research.
Consulting in the adaptation of existing protocols to new research or circumstances.
Service includes consultation on 24 hour recall, food record, FFQ, behavioral/environmental and psychosocial questionnaires.
"Nutrition Data System for Research (NDSR) is a Windows-based dietary analysis program designed for the collection and analyses of 24-hour dietary recalls and the analysis of food records, menus, and recipes. Calculation of nutrients occur immediately providing data per ingredient, food, meal, and day in report and analysis file formats. The software includes a dietary supplement assessment module so that nutrient intake from both food and supplemental sources may be captured and quantified."
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