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Reducing Television Viewing to Prevent Childhood Obesity

Randomized controlled trial to test the efficacy of reducing television, videotape and video game use to prevent obesity, increase physical activity, improve physical fitness, and decrease dietary fat and calorie intake among third grade children in twelve ethnically-diverse elementary schools.

Stanford is currently not accepting patients for this trial.

Lead Sponsor:

Stanford University

Collaborator: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

Stanford Investigator(s):


  • Behavioral: Reducing television and other screen time (SMART curriculum)


Phase 2/Phase 3


Inclusion Criteria:

   - All 3rd grade students attending the participating elementary schools.

Exclusion Criteria:

   - Unable to complete the study procedures

Ages Eligible for Study

N/A - N/A

Genders Eligible for Study


Not currently accepting new patients for this trial

Contact Information

Stanford University
School of Medicine
300 Pasteur Drive
Stanford, CA 94305
Not Recruiting