3409.0 School Wellness

Monday, October 31, 2011: 4:30 PM
Robert F. Valois, MS, PhD, MPH

Board 1
Assessing Moderate to Vigorous Physical Activity (MVPA) in Elementary School PE
Lucas C. Moore, EdD, Stephanie S. Frost, PhD, Keri Kennedy, MPH, Kristy Blower, MA, Don Chapman, MS, Melanie Purkey, MS, Jessica Coffman, MA, Andrew S. Bradlyn, PhD and Carole V. Harris, PhD
Board 2
Assessing the school environmental factors associated with adolescents' physical activity during after school programs in San Antonio, Texas
Alice Fang Yan, MD, PhD, Katherine Velasquez, RN, Sha Ge, MA, PhD, Elaine Duran, PT and Gentry Kuehn, MS
Board 4
Building partnerships using an ecological approach to promote environmental change for obesity prevention in an elementary school setting
Amy Thierry, MPH, Leonard Jack, PhD, Msc, Matthew Valliere, MPA, Audrey Easley, Melinda Sothern, PhD and Rudy Macklin
Board 5
Findings of a comprehensive assessment of student health status and needs: Implications for school-based health centers
Melissa Tibbits, PhD, Christopher Fisher, PhD, Elizabeth Stevens, MA, MPH, Liyan Xu, MS and Terry Huang, PhD, MPH
Board 7
Encouraging Student Water Consumption: A School Environmental Change Project
Raquel Luz Bournhonesque, MPH and Tia Henderson, PhD, MST
Board 10
Wellness Buddies: Pilot implementation of a school-based peer nutrition & wellness education program in the School District of Philadelphia
Gabriella Mora Rovito, MPH, Bettyann Creighton, Joan Nachmani, Andrew Preston and Allison Karpyn, 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