4344.0 Physical Activity and Obesity Prevention

Tuesday, November 10, 2009: 4:30 PM

Board 1
Board 3
Exercise self-efficacy in college students enrolled in a basic studies wellness course
Michelle L. D'Abundo, PhD, Cara Sidman and Nancy Hritz, PhD
Board 5
School-based measurement of children's Body Mass Index
Anna Sandoval, MPH, Lindsey Turner, PhD, Jamie F. Chriqui, PhD, MHS, Linda Schneider, MS and Frank Chaloupka, PhD
Board 6
Patterns of physical activity among 3rd - 5th graders in a low-income urban community
Robert J. McDermott, PhD, Rita DeBate, PhD, MPH, CHES, Marissa Zwald, MPH, John Trainor, MS, Emily Koby, BA and Carol A. Bryant, PhD
Board 7
Improving college wellness classes through integrating physical activity and health concepts
Carol Kennedy-Armbruster, MS, Meagan Shipley, MS(c), BS, Whitney E. Hornsby, MS, PhD(c), Fernando Ona, PhD, MPH and Marge Schrag
Board 8
BMI screening in schools: Does an active consent process yield a representative sample of students?
Carole V. Harris, PhD, William A. Neal, MD, Don Chapman, MS, Keri Kennedy, MPH, George A. Kelley, DA, Kristy Blower, MA, Melanie Purkey, MS, Lucas C. Moore, EdD, Lesley A. Cottrell, PhD, Laurie Abildso, MS, Jessica Coffman, MA and Andrew S. Bradlyn, 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, Socialist Caucus