4239.0 Changing the Playing Field: Built Environment and Policy Initiatives to Promote Physical Activity

Tuesday, October 30, 2012: 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

Increasing access to physical activity through policy and built environment changes
Adam B. Becker, PhD, MPH, Miguel Morales, Sarah Welch, MPH, Michael Lange, BA and Michael Alvino
Neighborhood built environment and leisure-time and transportation-related walking among older U.S. women
Philip J. Troped, PhD, Heather Starnes, MA, Kosuke Tamura, MS, MA, Eran Ben-Joseph, PhD, Ellen Cromley, PhD, Robin Puett, PhD, Steven Melly, MS, Peter James, MHS and Francine Laden, ScD
Brooklyn Active Transportation Community Planning Initiative: Engaging residents in low-income urban neighborhoods to improve the built environment and increase physical activity
Kimberly Bylander, MPH, Sarah Timmins-DeGregory, MPH, Nupur Chaudhury, MPH, MUP, Philip Noyes, MPH, MA and K. Aletha Maybank, MD, MPH

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Organized by: Physical Activity

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

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