Session: Physical Activity: A Plan for Life
3080.0: Monday, November 17, 2003: 8:30 AM-10:00 AM
Physical Activity: A Plan for Life
Learning Objectives: "At the conclusion of the session, the participant (learner) in this session will be able to: 1. Identify key indicators of regular physical activity. 2. Describe the impact of healthy beliefs on weight and/or exercise programs. 3. Create a community based physical activity program.
See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.
Presider(s):Kathleen M Russell, DNS, RN
8:30 AMEating and Exercise Behavior in Preadolescents and Their Parents
Deborah E. Norton, RN, NP, PhD, Catherine M. Waters, PhD, RN, Erika Froelicher, RN, PhD, Virginia (Ginger) Carrieri-Kohlman, RN, DNSc, FAAN
8:45 AMEffects of decision making and health literacy on weight and exercise management
May T. Dobal, PhD, RN, Feleta L. Wilson, PhD, RN
9:00 AMHeart of a woman: Community-based physical activity enhancement for African American women
Catherine M. Waters, PhD, RN, LaConnie Taylor-Jones, MBA, Francine Carter, BS
9:15 AMIncreasing physical activity levels in low-income women
Barbara J. Speck, PhD, RN, Vicki Hines-Martin, PhD, RN, Stephen W Looney, PhD, Barbara A. Stetson, PhD
9:30 AMPilot-test results from "Moms on the Move": A provider-counseled physical activity intervention for WIC mothers
Nancy L. Fahrenwald, PhD, RN
Organized by:Public Health Nursing
Endorsed by:Chiropractic Health Care; Food and Nutrition; Public Health Education and Health Promotion
CE Credits:CME, Health Education (CHES), Nursing, Pharmacy

The 131st Annual Meeting (November 15-19, 2003) of APHA