Welcome to the Healthy Roots Study!

Healthy Roots is a digital program to help parents and caregivers enrolled in WIC make healthy choices.

The program aims to strengthen the clinical encounter between WIC nutritionists and participants using digital technology. The study will test the feasibility of parents and caregivers receiving WIC benefits to participate in an evidence-based digital behavioral health intervention to increase diet quality.

The study will deliver nutrition guidance in accordance with WIC recommendations and recommendations outlined in the Dietary Guidelines for Americans.


DUHS IRB Pro00102702

The Healthy Roots study is funded by the National Institutes of Health  (Grant number 5U54MD012530-03, PI: Melissa Kay).