4065.0 Wellness and Physical Activity: Student Presentations

Tuesday, November 10, 2009: 8:30 AM
Larry K. Olsen, DrPH, CHES

8:30 AM
Evaluation of an exercise intervention for Appalachian high school students: Plan for Exercise, Plan for Health
Laura M. Mowad, PhD, R. L. Petosa, PhD, Emily Stevens, PhD and Brian Hortz, PhD
8:45 AM
Youth Empowerment Evaluation to Improve Afterschool Programming
Jenita Parekh, MPH, Kimberly Kay Lopez, DrPH, Christine Markham, PhD and Jane Peranteau, PhD
9:00 AM
Evaluation of West Virginia local wellness policies
Stephanie S. Frost, MA, Carole V. Harris, PhD, Andrew S. Bradlyn, PhD, Nancy O'Hara Tompkins, PhD, Laurie Abildso, MS, Jessica Coffman, MA, Lucas C. Moore, EdD, Don Chapman, MS and Melanie Purkey, MS
9:15 AM
Application of the physical activity resource assessment (PARA) around urban schools
Rita DeBate, PhD, MPH, CHES, John Trainor, MS, Emily Koby, BA, Marissa Zwald, MPH, Carol A. Bryant, PhD and Robert J. McDermott, PhD
9:30 AM
Prevalence and social-environmental correlates of sport team participation among alternative high school students
Karen E. Johnson, BS, RN, Martha Y. Kubik, PhD, RN and Barbara McMorris, PhD

See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.

Organized by: School Health Education and Services
Endorsed by: Food and Nutrition, Maternal and Child Health, APHA-Student Assembly

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH)