Jennifer L Pomeranz

Summary

Affiliation: Yale University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Legal and public health considerations affecting the success, reach, and impact of menu-labeling laws
    Jennifer L Pomeranz
    Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity, Yale University, 309 Edwards St, Box 208369, New Haven, CT 06520 8369, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:1578-83. 2008
  2. doi request reprint New developments in the law for obesity discrimination protection
    Jennifer L Pomeranz
    Yale Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 21:469-71. 2013
  3. pmc Over-the-counter and out-of-control: legal strategies to protect youths from abusing products for weight control
    Jennifer L Pomeranz
    Yale Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520 8369, USA
    Am J Public Health 103:220-5. 2013
  4. pmc The wheels on the bus go "buy buy buy": school bus advertising laws
    Jennifer L Pomeranz
    Yale Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520 8369, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:1638-43. 2012
  5. pmc The bittersweet truth about sugar labeling regulations: they are achievable and overdue
    Jennifer L Pomeranz
    Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520 8369, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:e14-20. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Federal Trade Commission's authority to regulate marketing to children: deceptive vs. unfair rulemaking
    Jennifer L Pomeranz
    Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity, Yale University, 309 Edwards Street Box 208369, New Haven, CT 06520 8369, USA
    Health Matrix Clevel 21:521-53. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Advanced policy options to regulate sugar-sweetened beverages to support public health
    Jennifer L Pomeranz
    Yale Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity, Yale University, 309 Edwards Street, PO Box 208369, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    J Public Health Policy 33:75-88. 2012
  8. pmc The unique authority of state and local health departments to address obesity
    Jennifer L Pomeranz
    Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520 8369, USA
    Am J Public Health 101:1192-7. 2011
  9. pmc Advancing public health obesity policy through state attorneys general
    Jennifer L Pomeranz
    Yale Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520 8369, USA
    Am J Public Health 101:425-31. 2011
  10. pmc Innovative legal approaches to address obesity
    Jennifer L Pomeranz
    Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity, Yale University, 309 Edwards Street, New Haven, CT, USA
    Milbank Q 87:185-213. 2009

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. pmc Legal and public health considerations affecting the success, reach, and impact of menu-labeling laws
    Jennifer L Pomeranz
    Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity, Yale University, 309 Edwards St, Box 208369, New Haven, CT 06520 8369, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:1578-83. 2008
    ..We further aim to educate the public health community of the potential legal challenges to such laws, and we set forth methods for governments to survive these challenges by drafting laws according to current legal standards...
  2. doi request reprint New developments in the law for obesity discrimination protection
    Jennifer L Pomeranz
    Yale Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 21:469-71. 2013
    ..However, Congress recently passed the ADA Amendments Act, expanding the definition of what constitutes a disability and incorporating a broad view of ADA's coverage...
  3. pmc Over-the-counter and out-of-control: legal strategies to protect youths from abusing products for weight control
    Jennifer L Pomeranz
    Yale Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520 8369, USA
    Am J Public Health 103:220-5. 2013
    ..We suggest future directions for governments internationally to address this pervasive public health problem...
  4. pmc The wheels on the bus go "buy buy buy": school bus advertising laws
    Jennifer L Pomeranz
    Yale Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520 8369, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:1638-43. 2012
    ..I have made recommendations for school districts to enact appropriate policies to ensure that such advertising does not undermine public health and to enable the districts to maintain control over their property...
  5. pmc The bittersweet truth about sugar labeling regulations: they are achievable and overdue
    Jennifer L Pomeranz
    Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520 8369, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:e14-20. 2012
    ..I reviewed US and international sugar intake recommendations and suggested revised regulations to better inform and protect consumers. I concluded by noting new directions in the area of sugar research for future public health policy...
  6. ncbi request reprint Federal Trade Commission's authority to regulate marketing to children: deceptive vs. unfair rulemaking
    Jennifer L Pomeranz
    Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity, Yale University, 309 Edwards Street Box 208369, New Haven, CT 06520 8369, USA
    Health Matrix Clevel 21:521-53. 2011
    ..However, to effectuate this process, Congress would need to grant the Commission the authority to do so under the Administrative Procedures Act...
  7. doi request reprint Advanced policy options to regulate sugar-sweetened beverages to support public health
    Jennifer L Pomeranz
    Yale Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity, Yale University, 309 Edwards Street, PO Box 208369, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    J Public Health Policy 33:75-88. 2012
    ..Our review describes recent international initiatives and classifies options available in the United States by jurisdiction (federal, state, and local) based on legal viability...
  8. pmc The unique authority of state and local health departments to address obesity
    Jennifer L Pomeranz
    Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520 8369, USA
    Am J Public Health 101:1192-7. 2011
    ..Health departments have many options to effect change in the incidence of obesity but need the support of other government entities and officials...
  9. pmc Advancing public health obesity policy through state attorneys general
    Jennifer L Pomeranz
    Yale Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520 8369, USA
    Am J Public Health 101:425-31. 2011
    ..Significant room exists for greater attorney general involvement in formulating and championing solutions to public health problems such as obesity...
  10. pmc Innovative legal approaches to address obesity
    Jennifer L Pomeranz
    Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity, Yale University, 309 Edwards Street, New Haven, CT, USA
    Milbank Q 87:185-213. 2009
    ..Scientific advances, gaps in the current regulatory environment, and new ways of conceptualizing rights and responsibilities offer a foundation for legal innovation...
  11. doi request reprint A historical analysis of public health, the law, and stigmatized social groups: the need for both obesity and weight bias legislation
    Jennifer L Pomeranz
    Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:S93-103. 2008
    ..In addition to revising current statutes and regulatory rules, a unique statute targeting weight bias in the employment context is considered...
  12. doi request reprint Television food marketing to children revisited: the Federal Trade Commission has the constitutional and statutory authority to regulate
    Jennifer L Pomeranz
    Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity at Yale University, CT, USA
    J Law Med Ethics 38:98-116. 2010
    ..This paper analyzes the constitutional authority for the FTC to regulate television food marketing directed at children as deceptive in light of the most robust public health evidence on the subject...
  13. 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...
  14. 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...