Dorothy Smith

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Nutrition Family and Consumer Science Advisor El Dorado/Amador /Calaveras /Tuolumne Counties
UCCE Calaveras County
891 Mountain Ranch Road
San Andreas, CA 95249
(209) 754-6476
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Also in:
Amador County
Tuolumne County
Calaveras County
El Dorado County

Education

MS Adult Education, Northern Arizona University. 1995

Specialty

Nutrition

Areas of Expertise (click to see all ANR academics with this expertise)

Bibliography

Peer Reviewed

  • Lawerence, F.; Varcoe, K.; Smith, Dorothy (2012). Health and Wealth: A Look at Rural Low-Income Mothers. Association for Financial Counseling and Planning Education Conference. St. Louis, Missouri. November 14-15, 2012.
  • Ontai, L.; Deocampo, J.; Hatton, H.; Horowitz, M.; Junge, S.; Lamp, C.; Lipscomb, S.; Lopez, M.; Manglallan, S.; Metz, D.; Peterson, S.; Smith, Dorothy; Sitnick, S. (2012). Healthy, Happy Families Curriculum Set [containing Educatorâ??s Edition and Parentâ??s Edition]. University of California Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources. Publication 21646. 2012. http://anrcatalog.ucdavis.edu/Items/21646SET.aspx
  • Deocampo, J.; Ontai, L.; Hatton, H.; Junge, S.; Lipscomb, S.; Manglallan, S.; Peterson, S.; Sitnick, S. (2012). Healthy, Happy Families Curriculum Set [containing Educator’s Edition and Parent’s Edition]. University of California Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources. Publication 21646. 2012. http://anrcatalog.ucdavis.edu/Items/21646SET.aspx
  • Smith, Dorothy; Ontai, L.; Lamp, C. (2012). Team Up for Families [a series of 8 nutrition and parenting newsletters for families with school-age children]. University of California Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources. 2012.
  • Deocampo, J.; Ontai, L.; Junge, S.; Lipscomb, S.; Metz, D.; Young, J. (2012). Toddler Express: Newsletter for You and Your Toddler Age-Paced [sets of 5 newsletters]. University of California Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources. Publication 21541T and 9009. 2012. http://anrcatalog.ucdavis.edu/Items/21541T.aspx
  • Deocampo, J.; Ontai, L.; Junge, S.; Lipscomb, S.; Metz, D.; Young, J. (2012). Toddler Express: Newsletter for You and Your Toddler Issue Oriented [set of 11 newsletters]. University of California Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources. Publication 21541T and 9009. 2012. http://anrcatalog.ucdavis.edu/Items/21541T.aspx
  • Horowitz, M.; Smith, Dorothy; Neelon, M.; Kaiser, L.; Lippit, N. (2011). Healthalicious Cooking: Learning about Food and Physical Activity. ANR Publications. Publication 8449-8455. 2011.
  • Barrettm G.; Bruhn, C.; Blackburn, M.; Ganthavorn, C.; Harris, L.; Martin, A.; Peterson, S.; Smith, Dorothy; Wooten Swanson, P. (2010). Increasing Food Safety Competency in the Community. 2010 Food Safety Education Conference--Advancements in Food Safety Education: Trends, Tools and Technologies. Atlanta, Georgia. March 24-25, 2010.
  • UC ANR Health Promotion and Chronic Disease Prevention Workgroup; Smith, Dorothy (2009). 4-H Youth Development Program Addresses Healthy Living! 5th Biennial Childhood Obesity Conference. Los Angeles, California. June 2009.
  • UC ANR Health Promotion and Chronic Disease Prevention Workgroup; Smith, Dorothy (2009). Family Lifestyle Intervention: Youth-only compared to youth-adult approach. 5th Biennial Childhood Obesity Conference. Los Angeles, California. June 2009.
  • Keim, N.; Townsend, M.S.; Kuyper, E.; Lamp, C.; Metz, D. (2009). "Mothers’ perceptions of portion size: Are they fueling the child obesity epidemic?" Forum for Family and Consumer 14(2)
  • Townsend, M.S.; Keim, N.; Kuyper, E.; Smith, Dorothy; Lamp, C.; Martin, A.; Metz, D.; Kaiser, L. (2009). "Mothersâ?? perceptions of portion size: Are they fueling the child obesity epidemic?" Forum for Family and Consumer 14(2)
  • Martin, A.; Kaiser, L.; Blackburn, M.; Smith, Dorothy; Lexion, C. (2009). "Take Care of Your Health! An Extension Program to Prevent Diabetes." Journal of Extension 47(4)
  • Horowitz, M.; Martin, A.; Smith, Dorothy; Neelon, M.; Spezzano, T.; Matthiessen, T.; Lippit, N.; Collings, M.; Kaiser, L.; members of the University of California Health Promotion Workgroup (2009). Using â??Photo Voiceâ?? Techniques to Evaluate a Nutrition Education Program. International Society for Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity Conference Proceedings, Cascais, Portugal.
  • Martin, A.; Horowitz, M.; Smith, Dorothy; Spezzano, T.; Lippit, N.; Kaiser, L. (2009). Using “Photo Voice” Techniques to Evaluate a Nutrition Education Program. International Society for Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity Conference Proceedings, Cascais, Portugal.
  • Lamp, C.; Smith, Dorothy; Ontai, L. (2008). Addressing Parenting Skills to Increase Fruits and Vegetablesâ??Are we prepared? Network for a Healthy California 2008 Conference Program. 39. January 2008.
  • Smith, Dorothy; Lamp, C.; Ontai, L. (2008). Addressing Parenting Skills to Increase Fruits and Vegetables—Are we prepared? Network for a Healthy California 2008 Conference Program. 39. January 2008.
  • Smith, Dorothy; Shilts, M.; Ontai, L. (2008). "Evidence to support the use of the retrospective pretest method to measure dietary behavior and self-efficacy in adolescents." J Youth Development 3(1)
  • Lipscomb, S.T.; Ontai, L.L.; Lamp, C. (2007). "An Integrative Approach to Addressing Childhood Overweight: Inclusion of Parenting Information in Nutrition Education Programs." Journal of Extension 45(3FEA2)
  • Donohue, S.; Martin, A.; Shilts, M.; Townsend, M.; Johns, M. (2007). Ethnically Diverse Programs in Rural and Urban California Populations. 2007 California Childhood Obesity Conference: Protecting the Future of Our Children. Anaheim, California. January 24, 2007.
  • Metz, D.; Crawford, P.; Smith, Dorothy; Johns, M.; Ikeda, J. (2007). "J. UCCE helps community coalitions reduce childhood overweight." California Agriculture 61(3): 124-130.
  • Follett, J.; Nguyen, Aaron, G.; Adams, S.; Smith, Dorothy; Metz, D.; Keim, N.; Drewnowski, A. (2007). Methodology for Estimating Energy Density and Cost of Diets Among Low-Income Women. 31st National Nutrient Databank Conference. Washington D.C. 2007.
  • Woodward, G.; Ritchie, L.; Gerstein, D.; Johns, M. (2007). "Preventing obesity: What should we eat?" California Agriculture 61(3): 112-118.
  • Smith, Dorothy; Lamp, C.; Lipscomb, S. (2006). "Addressing Parenting Skills in Nutrition Education: Are We Prepared?" Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior 38(Suppl 1): S66.
  • Horowitz, M.; Shilts, M.; Townsend, M. (2006). "Assessing Dietary and physical Activity Self-Efficacy of Middle School Adolescents: Traditional compared to Retrospective Method." Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior 36(Suppl 1): S38.
  • Ikeda, J.; Crawford, P.; Lamp, C.; Martin, A.; Keim, N.; Nicholson, Y.; Smith, Dorothy; Donahue, S.; Farfan-Ramirez, L.; Schneider, C. (2006). Body Weight & Health Workgroup Addresses Food Security and Childhood Overweight Issues. UC ANR Human Resources Conference 2006. San Jose. June 2006.
  • Horowitz, M.; Shilts, M.; Martin, A.; Smith, Dorothy; Townsend, M. (2006). Comparison of 6 and 12 Lesson Exposure of a Nutrition and Physical Activity Intervention for Middle School Adolescents. SNE 2006 Annual Conference Proceedings, Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior.
  • Martin, A.C.; Shilts, M.; Horowitz, M.; Lamp, C.L.; Townsend, M.S. (2006). "Comparison of 6 and 12 Lesson Exposure of a Nutrition and Physical Activity Intervention for Middle School Adolescents." Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior 38(Suppl 1): S44-45.
  • Espinosa-Hall, G.; Kuyper, E.; Lamp, C.; Metz, D.; Townsend, M. (2006). "Development of a Tool to Assess Past Food Insecurity of Immigrant Latino Mothers." Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior 38(6): 378-382.
  • Monsivais, P.; Follett, J.; Adams, S.; Townsend, M.; Keim, N.; Martin, A.; Smith, Dorothy; Romant-Todd, R. (2006). The real cost of nutrition: purchase decisions of food stamp recipients in four California counties. Minisymposium #28.3. San Francisco, Experimental Biology 2006. April 1-5, 2006.
  • Lamp, C.; Shilts, M.; Smith, Dorothy; Horowitz, M.; Townsend, M. (2006). UC Cooperative Extension Intervention Positively Influences Selected Education Content Standards for California Public Schools. Society for Nutrition Education Annual Meeting, FNEE pre-conference meeting. San Francisco, CA. July 2006.
  • Heneman, K.; Block-Joy, A.; Zidenberg-Cherr, S.; Donohue, S.; Garcia, L.; Martin, A.; Metz, D.; Smith, Dorothy; West, E.; Steinberg, F. (2005). "A â??Contract for Changeâ?? increases produce consumption in low-income women: a pilot study." Journal of the American Dietetic Association 105(11): 1793-1796.
  • Block-Joy, A.; Heneman, K.; Zidenberg-Cherr, S.; Garcia, L.; Metz, D.; West, E. (2005). "A “Contract for Change” increases produce consumption in low-income women: a pilot study." Journal of the American Dietetic Association 105(11): 1793-1796.
  • Kuyper, E.M.; Kaiser, L.L.; Lamp, C.; Metz, D.; Smith, Dorothy; Townsend, M.S. (2005). "Implications of motherâ??s past food situation for current child feeding practices." J Nutr Educ Behav 37(1): S48.
  • Kaiser, L.L.; Kuyper, E.M.; Lamp, C.; Smith, Dorothy (2005). "Implications of mother’s past food situation for current child feeding practices." J Nutr Educ Behav 37(1): S48.
  • Monsivais, P.; Follett, J.; Adams, S.; Townsend, M.; Keim, N.; Martin, A.; Smith, Dorothy; Romant-Todd, R. (2005). North American Association for the Study of Obesity (NAASO) Annual Scientific Meeting 2005. 2004 National Extension Association of Family and Consumer Sciences (NEAFCS) Annual Conference & Exhibits. Vancouver, Canada. Poster Presentation 482. October 15-18 2005.
  • Martin, A.; Vogt, R.; Metz, D.; Melgar-Quinonez, H.; Kaiser, L. (2004). Food insecurity and eating behavior among immigrant Latino women. Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior SNE 2004 Annual Conference Proceedings, Salt Lake City, Utah.
  • Townsend, M.S.; Crawford, P.; Metz, D.L.; Espinosa-Hall, G.; Sutherland, B.; Kaiser, L.L. (2004). "How can Californians be overweight and hungry?" California Agriculture 58: 12-17.
  • Dwyer, R.; Smith, Dorothy (2004). Improving Food Security in Rural Counties. Society of Nutrition 37th Annual Meeting, Proceedings 2004, Salt Lake City, Utah.
  • Block-Joy, A.; Cesario, K.; Zidenberg-Cherr, S.; Garcia, L.; Martin, A.; West, E. (2004). Use of a contract for change to evaluate the effectiveness of nutrition education to increase fruit and vegetable consumption in low income women. Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior SNE 2004 Annual Conference Proceedings, Salt Lake City, Utah.
  • Blackburn, M.; Klenk, M.; Brown, G.; Garrett, C.; Martin, A.; Smith, Dorothy (2003). A community based strategy to promote diabetes prevention and support for at-risk adults. 2004 National Extension Association of Family and Consumer Sciences (NEAFCS) Annual Conference & Exhibits. Nashville, Tennessee. October 3-6, 2004.

Non-Peer Reviewed

  • Ganthavorn, C.; Townsend, M.S.; Wolford, B.R.; Smith, Dorothy (2012). EFNEP Instruction Guide: About Me.M. Reed. University of California Cooperative Extension, Regents of the University of California. October 2012.
  • Ganthavorn, C.; Townsend, M.S.; Wolford, B.R.; Smith, Dorothy (2012). EFNEP Instruction Guide: Checklist.M. Reed. University of California Cooperative Extension, Regents of the University of California. October 2012.
  • Smith, Dorothy (2012). Food Safety Note Infused Water. 2012.
  • Townsend, M.S.; Blakely, S.; Ganthavorn, C.; Gillespie, J.; Smith, Dorothy (2012). Food Trackerâ?¦ What I Ate Yesterday Observation Report. Food Tracker Instruction Guide. University of California Cooperative Extension, Regents of the University of California.
  • Blakely, S.; Townsend, M.S.; Ganthavorn, C.; Smith, Dorothy (2012). Food Tracker… What I Ate Yesterday Observation Report. Food Tracker Instruction Guide. University of California Cooperative Extension, Regents of the University of California.
  • Smith, Dorothy (2012). Nutrition Briefs. UCCE Central Sierra E-Newsletter. 2012.
  • Martin, A.; Young, J.; Smith, Dorothy; Manton, L. (2012, 2012). "UC ANR Food Safety Training for Volunteers." from http://ucanr.edu/sites/SJC_4H/Resources/For_Adult_Volunteers/Online_Courses/.
  • Horowitz, M.; Smith, Dorothy (2012). "UCCE equips Californians to stretch their food budget." UC Delivers
  • Smith, Dorothy; Kriletech, S. (2011). "UCCE coordinates Calaveras Garden to Family Program." UC Delivers
  • Smith, Dorothy; Barrett, G.; Health Promotion Workgroup (2009). "African Americans and Latinos set goals for healthy lifestyles." UC Delivers
  • Smith, Dorothy (2009). Nutrition and Gardening â??tips for the Classroom. 2009.
  • Smith, Dorothy (2009). Nutrition and Gardening –tips for the Classroom. 2009.
  • Townsend, M.; Lamp, C.; Schneider, C.; Martin, A.; Nicholson, Y.; Metz, D.; Crawford, P. (2008). California Healthy Plate graphic.L. Chao. University of California Cooperative Extension, Regents of the University of California. 2008. http://townsendlab.ucdavis.edu and http://www.cwh.berkeley.edu/
  • Smith, Dorothy (2008). Healthy Choices for Families on the Go. 2008.
  • Bruhn, C.; Blackburn, M.; Smith, Dorothy (2008). "Making food safer for seniors." UC Delivers
  • Smith, Dorothy; Horowitz, M.; Martin, A. (2008). "Point of Purchase messages improve consumers’ food choices." UC Delivers
  • Horowitz, M.; Smith, Dorothy; Martin, A. (2008). "Point of Purchase messages improve consumersâ?? food choices." UC Delivers
  • Smith, Dorothy (2008). Simple Snacks. 2008.
  • Smith, Dorothy (2008). Snacks that work at Work. 2008.
  • Smith, Dorothy; Martin, A.; Health Promotion Workgroup (2007-2008). UC ANR CIG Family Obesity Prevention. Interim and reports to funding agency FY 2007-2008. 2007-2008.
  • Smith, Dorothy; Peterson, S.; Food Safety Workgroup (2007). "Community-based organizations use safer food handling practices." UC Delivers
  • Smith, Dorothy (2007). Eating Five a Day – It’s Possible - Feeding Kids – It doesn’t have to be a battle. 2007.
  • Smith, Dorothy (2007). Eating Five a Day â?? Itâ??s Possible - Feeding Kids â?? It doesnâ??t have to be a battle. 2007.
  • Smith, Dorothy (2007). Take A Step to Health Tool kits (6 toolkits created)*. 2007.
  • Ikeda, Joanne; Crawford, Pat; Kaiser, Lucia; Donohue, Susan; Farfan-Ramirez, Lucrecia; Horowitz, Marcel; Keim, Nancy; Martin, Anna; Nicholson, Yvonne; Smith, Dorothy (2006). Accomplishments of the Body Weight and Health Workgroup 2004-2006. UC ANR Human Resources Program Conference. San Jose, CA. June 7-8, 2006.
  • Westernoff, B.; Smith, Dorothy (2006). Amador and Calaveras Counties. Hunger Report 2006: “Voices of the People” Household Food Security Studies Summaries. 2006.
  • Smith, Dorothy (2006). Beans and Rice – Recipe for Health. 2006.
  • Smith, Dorothy (2006). Beans and Rice â?? Recipe for Health. 2006.
  • Junge, S.K.; Smith, Dorothy; al, et. (2006). Eating Healthy from Farm to Forkâ?¦ Promoting School Wellness Grade One â?? Lesson 3 Vary Your Veggies (Pilot Version). 2006.
  • Junge, S.K.; Smith, Dorothy; al, et. (2006). Eating Healthy from Farm to Forkâ?¦ Promoting School Wellness Second Grade â?? Lesson 3 Vary Your Veggies (Pilot Version). 2006.
  • Smith, Dorothy; Junge, S.K.; al, et. (2006). Eating Healthy from Farm to Fork… Promoting School Wellness Grade One – Lesson 3 Vary Your Veggies (Pilot Version). 2006.
  • Smith, Dorothy; Junge, S.K.; al, et. (2006). Eating Healthy from Farm to Fork… Promoting School Wellness Second Grade – Lesson 3 Vary Your Veggies (Pilot Version). 2006.
  • Smith, Dorothy (2006). Hand Washing 101. 2006.
  • McMurdo, T.; Horowitz, M.; Townsend, M.; Leavens, :.; Martin, A.; Bruhn, C. (2006). Targeted Individualized Point of Purchase Checkout Nutrition Messages for Food Stamp Clients. Final report to funding agency FY 2005-06. October 3, 2006.
  • Lamp, Cathi; Townsend, Marilyn; Smith, Dorothy; Horowitz, Marcel; Shilts, Mical (2006). UCCE Program Positively Impacts Selected CA Education Content Standards. UC ANR Human Resources Program Conference. San Jose, CA. June 8, 2006.
  • Smith, Dorothy (2006). What is Cooperative Extension? 2006.
  • Townsend, M.; Shilts, M.; Horowitz, M.; Martin, A. (2005). Eatfit Evaluation Studies: A FSNEP Funded Project in 3 California Counties. Final Report. October 12, 2005.
  • Smith, Dorothy (2005). Fast Food – Fat Food. 2005.
  • Smith, Dorothy (2005). Fast Food â?? Fat Food. 2005.
  • Smith, Dorothy (2005). Media Mania. 2005.
  • Smith, Dorothy (2005). Phytochemicals – Who? What? Why? 2005.
  • Smith, Dorothy (2005). Phytochemicals â?? Who? What? Why? 2005.
  • Smith, Dorothy (2005). Stretching – Are You Doing It? 2005.
  • Smith, Dorothy (2005). Stretching â?? Are You Doing It? 2005.
  • Smith, Dorothy (2005). Walking – The Secret to Fitness. 2005.
  • Smith, Dorothy (2005). Walking â?? The Secret to Fitness. 2005.
  • Smith, Dorothy (2005). Water, Water Everywhere. 2005.
  • Smith, Dorothy (2004). Activity Pyramid Handout. 2004.
  • Smith, Dorothy (2004). Breakfast – Don’t Leave Home Without IT! 2004.
  • Smith, Dorothy (2004). Breakfast â?? Donâ??t Leave Home Without IT! 2004.
  • Smith, Dorothy (2004). Confusion on Aisle One – Supermarket tips sheet. 2004.
  • Smith, Dorothy (2004). Confusion on Aisle One â?? Supermarket tips sheet. 2004.
  • Smith, Dorothy (2004). Drying Foods Safely. 2004.
  • Smith, Dorothy (2004). Physical Activity tips for Families. 2004.
  • Smith, Dorothy (2003). 7 Steps to a Healthier Diet. 2003.
  • Smith, Dorothy (2003). 7 Steps to Get Moving. 2003.
  • Smith, Dorothy (2003). 7 Steps to Safe Meals. 2003.
  • Smith, Dorothy (2003). Feeding Toddlers and Preschoolers. 2003.
  • Smith, Dorothy (2003). Nutrition – A Learning Matter. 2003.
  • Smith, Dorothy (2003). Nutrition â?? A Learning Matter. 2003.
  • Smith, Dorothy (2003). Turn Off the TV and Get Moving. 2003.
  • Smith, Dorothy (2002-2003). Nutrition Update Column. Union Democrat. Tuolumne and Calaveras Counties. 2002-2003.
  • Smith, Dorothy (2002). Communication – Are You Really Listening (PP). 2002.
  • Smith, Dorothy (2002). Communication â?? Are You Really Listening (PP). 2002.
  • Smith, Dorothy (2002). Portion Distortion (PP). 2002.
  • Smith, Dorothy (2002). Soda the Beverage of Choice? 2002.
  • Smith, Dorothy (2001). Children and Weight – What Child Care Providers Can Do (PP). 2001.
  • Smith, Dorothy (2001). Children and Weight â?? What Child Care Providers Can Do (PP). 2001.
  • Smith, Dorothy (2001). Eat A Rainbow Every day (PP). 2001.
  • Smith, Dorothy (FFY02 through FFY12) Central Sierra MCP CalFresh Nutrition Education Program.
  • Smith, Dorothy (FFY11) El Dorado County Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program.
  • Dogan, S.; Schneider, C.; Geisel, P.; Rippe, J. Report on Program Representative Staffing plan ANR Committee Report. December 1, 2011.

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