Participation outcomes of an internet-based physical activity program for adults with physical disabilities
Learning Areas:Administer health education strategies, interventions and programs
Chronic disease management and prevention
Conduct evaluation related to programs, research, and other areas of practice
Implementation of health education strategies, interventions and programs
Planning of health education strategies, interventions, and programs
Public health or related research
Demonstrate the need and potential for internet-based programs designed to meet the needs of individuals with physical disabilities. Describe the outcomes resulting from participation in a 14-week internet-based physical activity program for adults with physical disabilities. Identify ways to improve research designed to understand the impact of internet-based physical activity programs.
Keyword(s): Physical Activity, Disability
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I have participated in several research projects focusing on physical activity for adults with disabilities. The submitted abstract represents a portion of my dissertation work, which I will be defending February 26, 2013. I have academic and professional background and experience in kinesiology. I worked at the National Center on Physical Activity and Disability for four years prior to starting a fellowship in Disability and Health Promotion at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.