Accepted for Publication: March 13, 2013.
Published Online: September 9, 2013. doi:10.1001/jamapediatrics.2013.2356.
Study concept and design: All authors.
Acquisition of data: McDonald, O’Brien.
Analysis and interpretation of data: Haines, McDonald, O’Brien, Sherry, Schmidt, Taveras.
Drafting of the manuscript: Haines, McDonald, Bottino, Taveras.
Critical revision of the manuscript for important intellectual content: McDonald, O’Brien, Sherry, Bottino, Schmidt.
Statistical analysis: McDonald
Obtained funding: Haines, Schmidt, Taveras.
Administrative, technical, or material support: McDonald, O’Brien, Bottino.
Study supervision: Haines, McDonald, Sherry, Taveras.
Conflict of Interest Disclosures: None reported.
Funding/Support: This work was supported by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (Prevention Research Centers grant 1U48DP00194).
Role of the Sponsors: The sponsors had no role in the design and conduct of the study; collection, management, analysis, and interpretation of the data; and preparation, review, or approval of the manuscript; and decision to submit the manuscript for publication.
Disclaimer: The findings and conclusions in this article are those of the authors and do not necessarily represent the official position of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Additional Contributions: We thank the participants of the Healthy Habits, Happy Homes study and the 4 health centers that supported the study: Dimock Community Health Center, Roxbury Comprehensive Community Health Centers, and the Cambridge and Somerville offices of Cambridge Health Alliance. We also thank the research staff who helped make the study happen including Karen Troncoso, BA, BSc, Amy Louer, BA, Stephanie Ferisin, MHP, Elizabeth Cespedes, MPH, Jhoana Yactayo, BSc, and Katherine Calderon. Additionally, we thank Jan Jernigan, PhD, of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for her ongoing contribution to the development of the Healthy Habits, Happy Homes program materials and intervention structure.
Correction: This article was corrected on September 26, 2013, to add a missing author affiliation.