Jennifer L Harris

Summary

Affiliation: Yale University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Priming effects of television food advertising on eating behavior
    Jennifer L Harris
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Health Psychol 28:404-13. 2009
  2. doi request reprint A crisis in the marketplace: how food marketing contributes to childhood obesity and what can be done
    Jennifer L Harris
    Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8369, USA
    Annu Rev Public Health 30:211-25. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Marketing foods to children and adolescents: licensed characters and other promotions on packaged foods in the supermarket
    Jennifer L Harris
    Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity, Yale University, PO Box 208369, New Haven, CT 06520 8369, USA
    Public Health Nutr 13:409-17. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Nutrition-related claims on children's cereals: what do they mean to parents and do they influence willingness to buy?
    Jennifer L Harris
    Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity, Yale University, 309 Edwards Street, New Haven, CT 06520 8369, USA
    Public Health Nutr 14:2207-12. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Redefining "child-directed advertising" to reduce unhealthy television food advertising
    Jennifer L Harris
    The Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Am J Prev Med 44:358-64. 2013
  6. pmc Protecting children from harmful food marketing: options for local government to make a difference
    Jennifer L Harris
    Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity, Yale University, PO Box 208369, New Haven, CT 06520 8369, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 8:A92. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Effects of serving high-sugar cereals on children's breakfast-eating behavior
    Jennifer L Harris
    Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity, Yale University, 309 Edwards St, Box 208369, New Haven, CT 06520 8369, USA
    Pediatrics 127:71-6. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Influence of licensed characters on children's taste and snack preferences
    Christina A Roberto
    Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Pediatrics 126:88-93. 2010
  9. doi request reprint The Smart Choices front-of-package nutrition label. Influence on perceptions and intake of cereal
    Christina A Roberto
    Department of Psychology, The Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity, Yale University, Box 208205, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Appetite 58:651-7. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Athlete endorsements in food marketing
    Marie A Bragg
    MPhil, 309 Edwards St, Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity, New Haven, CT 06510
    Pediatrics 132:805-10. 2013

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. pmc Priming effects of television food advertising on eating behavior
    Jennifer L Harris
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Health Psychol 28:404-13. 2009
    ..This research tests the hypothesis that exposure to food advertising during TV viewing may also contribute to obesity by triggering automatic snacking of available food...
  2. doi request reprint A crisis in the marketplace: how food marketing contributes to childhood obesity and what can be done
    Jennifer L Harris
    Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8369, USA
    Annu Rev Public Health 30:211-25. 2009
    ..This article reviews existing knowledge of the impact of marketing and addresses the value of various legal, legislative, regulatory, and industry-based approaches to change...
  3. doi request reprint Marketing foods to children and adolescents: licensed characters and other promotions on packaged foods in the supermarket
    Jennifer L Harris
    Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity, Yale University, PO Box 208369, New Haven, CT 06520 8369, USA
    Public Health Nutr 13:409-17. 2010
    ..To analyse cross-promotions targeted to children and adolescents on packaging in the supermarket...
  4. doi request reprint Nutrition-related claims on children's cereals: what do they mean to parents and do they influence willingness to buy?
    Jennifer L Harris
    Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity, Yale University, 309 Edwards Street, New Haven, CT 06520 8369, USA
    Public Health Nutr 14:2207-12. 2011
    ..To examine parents' beliefs about the meaning of common front-of-package nutrition-related claims on children's cereals and determine whether the claims would make them more willing to buy the cereals...
  5. doi request reprint Redefining "child-directed advertising" to reduce unhealthy television food advertising
    Jennifer L Harris
    The Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Am J Prev Med 44:358-64. 2013
    ..For instance, the CFBAI covers only TV advertising that is "child-directed," defined as advertising during programs for which children make up 35% or more of the viewing audience...
  6. pmc Protecting children from harmful food marketing: options for local government to make a difference
    Jennifer L Harris
    Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity, Yale University, PO Box 208369, New Haven, CT 06520 8369, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 8:A92. 2011
    ..This article focuses on policy options for municipalities that are seeking ways to limit harmful food marketing at the community level...
  7. doi request reprint Effects of serving high-sugar cereals on children's breakfast-eating behavior
    Jennifer L Harris
    Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity, Yale University, 309 Edwards St, Box 208369, New Haven, CT 06520 8369, USA
    Pediatrics 127:71-6. 2011
    ..To test (1) whether children will consume low-sugar ready-to-eat (RTE) cereals and (2) the effects of serving high- versus low-sugar cereals on the consumption of cereal, refined sugar, fresh fruit, and milk...
  8. doi request reprint Influence of licensed characters on children's taste and snack preferences
    Christina A Roberto
    Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Pediatrics 126:88-93. 2010
    ..The goal was to study how popular licensed cartoon characters appearing on food packaging affect young children's taste and snack preferences...
  9. doi request reprint The Smart Choices front-of-package nutrition label. Influence on perceptions and intake of cereal
    Christina A Roberto
    Department of Psychology, The Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity, Yale University, Box 208205, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Appetite 58:651-7. 2012
    ..Studies examining FOP label influence on purchasing, consumption, and product reformulation are greatly needed to determine label utility...
  10. doi request reprint Athlete endorsements in food marketing
    Marie A Bragg
    MPhil, 309 Edwards St, Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity, New Haven, CT 06510
    Pediatrics 132:805-10. 2013
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  11. doi request reprint The use of sports references in marketing of food and beverage products in supermarkets
    Marie A Bragg
    Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity, Yale University, 309 Edwards Street, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Public Health Nutr 16:738-42. 2013
    ..The purpose of the present study was to (i) conduct a content analysis of the types of sports references that appear on supermarket food and beverage products and (ii) assess each product's nutritional and marketing profile...
  12. doi request reprint Choosing front-of-package food labelling nutritional criteria: how smart were 'Smart Choices'?
    Christina A Roberto
    Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity, Yale University, PO Box 208369, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Public Health Nutr 15:262-7. 2012
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  13. doi request reprint Predicting support for restricting food marketing to youth
    Amir Goren
    Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 29:419-24. 2010
    ..corrected] These findings suggest that increased public education about the harm caused by food marketing may increase public support for policy interventions...
  14. doi request reprint Breakfast cereal industry pledges to self-regulate advertising to youth: will they improve the marketing landscape?
    Marlene B Schwartz
    Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520 8369, USA
    J Public Health Policy 31:59-73. 2010
    ..These quantitative methods can be used in the future to evaluate the impact of industry self-regulation efforts to improve the marketing landscape...
  15. doi request reprint Sugar as part of a balanced breakfast? What cereal advertisements teach children about healthy eating
    Megan E LoDolce
    a Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    J Health Commun 18:1293-309. 2013
    ..Given children's vulnerability to the influence of advertising, the emotional and mixed messages used to promote high-sugar cereals are confusing and potentially misleading. ..
  16. doi request reprint Amount of Hispanic youth exposure to food and beverage advertising on Spanish- and English-language television
    Frances Fleming-Milici
    Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity, Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA
    JAMA Pediatr 167:723-30. 2013
    ..Given higher rates of obesity and overweight for Hispanic youth, it is important to understand the amount and types of food advertising they view...
  17. doi request reprint The need for bold action to prevent adolescent obesity
    Kelly D Brownell
    Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    J Adolesc Health 45:S8-17. 2009
    ..By adopting a public health approach that addresses the conditions causing obesity, there is hope of reversing troubling trends in prevalence...
  18. pmc Television viewing and unhealthy diet: implications for children and media interventions
    Jennifer L Harris
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520 4369, USA
    Health Commun 24:660-73. 2009
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  19. doi request reprint Child and adolescent exposure to food and beverage brand appearances during prime-time television programming
    Sarah E Speers
    Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity, Yale University, 309 Edwards Street, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Am J Prev Med 41:291-6. 2011
    ..The food industry disproportionately markets to young people through product placements. Children and adolescents may be more susceptible to these disguised persuasive attempts...
  20. doi request reprint Energy drinks: an emerging public health hazard for youth
    Jennifer L Pomeranz
    Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520 8369, USA
    J Public Health Policy 34:254-71. 2013
    ..Recommended government interventions include revised labeling requirements, addressing problematic ingredients, and enacting retail restrictions. We conclude by identifying areas for future research...
  21. pmc Protecting young people from junk food advertising: implications of psychological research for First Amendment law
    Jennifer L Harris
    Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity, Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:214-22. 2012
    ..A proper interpretation of the First Amendment should leave room for regulations to protect young people from advertising featuring calorie-dense, nutrient-poor foods and beverages...
  22. doi request reprint Exposure to food advertising on television: associations with children's fast food and soft drink consumption and obesity
    Tatiana Andreyeva
    Yale University, Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity, 309 Edwards Street, New Haven, CT 06520 8369, United States
    Econ Hum Biol 9:221-33. 2011
    ..Exposure to advertising for calorie-dense nutrient-poor foods may increase overall consumption of unhealthy food categories...