3295.0 Analysis of Programs and Policies for the Promotion of Physical Activity in Youth

Monday, October 31, 2011: 2:30 PM

Board 1
Effect of Instructional Climates on Physical Activity and Classroom Behaviors in a Preschool Setting
Leah E. Robinson, PhD, Danielle D. Wadsworth, PhD, S. Wood Logan, MS and Jodi Reynolds
Board 2
Walking School Bus Community Partnership: A pilot project
Teresa Moran, MS, CHES and Deborah Saulsbury, MPH, RD
Board 3
VERB Summer Scorecard: Increasing Physical Activity Among Female Adolescents
Moya Alfonso, MSPH, PhD, Zachary Thompson, Jenna Davis, MPH, Carol A. Bryant, PhD, Anita Courtney, MS, RD, Jeff A. Jones, PhD and Robert J. McDermott, PhD
Board 4
Walk this way! A success story of “Safe Routes to School” program implementation in Atlanta, Georgia
Susan Henderson, MD, MPH, Robin Tanner, RD, Norma Klanderman, Abby Mattera, Lindsey Webb, MPH and John Steward, MPH
Board 5
Using health e-games (exergames) to encourage physical activity among urban middle school youth
Karen A. McDonnell, PhD, Todd A. Miller, PhD and Alison Vaux-Bjerke, MPH
Board 6
Pittsburgh Obesity Prevention Initiative (POPI): Lessons Learned
Nicole Smith, PhD, Thomas L. Mckenzie, PhD, Julie A. Frank, CHES and Paul Rosengard
Board 8
Los Angeles Unified School District Physical Education Policy: Assessment, Implementation & Impact
Mariah Lafleur, MPH, Sarah Samuels, DrPH, Robert Garcia, JD, Brian Cole, DrPH, Sally Bullock, MPH and Seth Strongin, MS
Board 10
Active Indoor Play: Salient Beliefs Held by Adolescents from Rural Middle Schools
Susan E. Middlestadt, PhD, Ellen E. Coe, MS, Elizabeth A. Mooradian, MS and Janet P. Wallace, PhD

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Organized by: Physical Activity
Endorsed by: Asian Pacific Islander Caucus for Public Health, Community Health Planning and Policy Development

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