4225.0: Tuesday, November 14, 2000: 2:30 PM-4:00 PM

Nutrition and physical activity

See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement.
Learning Objectives: Refer to the individual abstracts for learning objectives
Presider(s):Elizabeth Howze, ScD, CHES
2:30 PMEvaluation of walking trail usage in rural communities: A theory-driven demonstration of the factors influencing walking behavior among women
Robyn A. Housemann, PhD, abd, MPH, Elizabeth A Baker, PhD, MPH, Ross C. Brownson, PhD, Margret O'Neall, PhD, Douglas Luke, PhD
2:45 PMPromoting Nutrition and Physical Activity through Social Marketing: Current Practices and recommendations
Rina Alcalay, Professor, Robert Bell, PhD
3:00 PMGraduating medical students' exercise prescription competence as perceived by deans and directors of medical education in the United States
Angela V. Connaughton, BS, MDcandidate, Daniel P. Connaughton, EdD, Robert M. Weiler, PhD, MPH
3:15 PMEvaluation of nutrition and physical activity social marketing programs: A review of the literature
Lisa Craypo, MPH, RD, Sarah E. Samuels, DrPH, Amy Carroll, MPH
The following abstracts have been withdrawn by the authors:
Updates on new physical activity surveillance systems - national and international activities
Barbara E. Ainsworth, PhD, MPH, FACSM, Caroline A. Macera, PhD, FACSM
Sponsor:Public Health Education and Health Promotion
Cosponsors:Chiropractic Health Care; Epidemiology; Food and Nutrition; Social Work

The 128th Annual Meeting of APHA