Effect of family-based intervention on nonresident African American fathers' and sons' relationships and intentions to exercise
Learning Areas:Chronic disease management and prevention
Diversity and culture
Other professions or practice related to public health
Planning of health education strategies, interventions, and programs
Public health or related research
Social and behavioral sciences
Describe relational factors that influence the physical activity outcomes of African American males; Identify factors to address in interventions that seek to improve the health of nonresident African American fathers and their sons
Keyword(s): Exercise, African American
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I am currently a doctoral candidate interested in family-based interventions. My research interests include how familial factors - such as family relationships - help to shape and influence the health-related behaviors of family members. I was primarily responsible for conducting the statistical analysis for this study. I have been a co-author on previous conference posters, presentations, and academic publications.
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.