E. Lisako J. McKyer

Southwest Rural Health Research Center

Phone: 979.436.9361
Email: mckyer@sph.tamhsc.edu

Texas A&M University
School of Public Health
TAMU 1266
College Station, TX 77843-1266


Current Projects - (1)

Are Rural Mothers and Infants Benefitting from Changes in National Women, Infants and Children (WIC) Policy?
This study explores breastfeeding practices among rural participants in the Women, Infants and Children (WIC) Program before and after a federal policy change in WIC Food Packages. National Food and Nutrition Survey data will be used to examine potential impact on breastfeeding, infant feeding practices, and food/beverage consumption.
Research center: Southwest Rural Health Research Center
Topics: Children, Health policy, Maternal and child health, Poverty, Women