Online Program

Poster session: Physical activity in diverse communities and places

Tuesday, November 5, 2013: 4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Board 1
Geocaching for exercise and activity research (GEAR): Exploring the physical activity aspects of a modern recreational activity   
Monica L. Wendel, DrPH, MA, Whitney Garney, MPH, George Cunningham, PhD, Marcia G. Ory, PhD, MPH, Monique Ingram, M.P.H. and Billie Castle
Board 2
To sit or to get up – that is the question: Beliefs about the positive behavior of getting up and moving around during the workday   
Jaclyn Braspenninx, B.S., Susan E. Middlestadt, PhD, Darleesa Doss, MPH, CHES, Jeanne D. Johnston, PhD and Saurabh Suhas Thosar, MS
Board 3
Role of fitness in racial disparities of weight status transition among elementary and middle school youth   
Virginia Chomitz, PhD, Lisa Arsenault, PhD, Bernice Garnett, MPH, ScD, José Wendel, MS, RD, LDN, Leroi Hicks, MD, MPH, Justeen Hyde, PhD, Robin Harris, Chandra Banks, Ed.M., Richard Harding and Karen Hacker, MD, MPH
Board 4
Factors influencing physical activity among students attending jewish middle schools   
Mendel E. Singer, PhD MPH, Leslie Cofie, MA, MPH, Scott Frank, MD, MS, Kristina Knight, MPH and Laura E. Santurri, PhD, MPH, CPH
Board 6
Practicing what they preach: Physical activity counseling practices of clergy   
Benjamin Webb, MS, CSCS and Melissa Bopp, PhD
Board 7
A description of physical activity levels within the amish community   
Ryan Fowler, Mark Richardson, Ph.D., Jonathan Wingo, Ph.D. and Gary Hodges, Ph.D.
Board 8
Assessment of physical activity and health indicators in American-Indian high school students   
Melissa Wigginton, DrPH, CHES, M. Margaret Barth, PhD, MPH, Trevor Gillum, PhD and Charles D. Sands, PhD, MEd
Board 9
Using comparative effectiveness research to inform the design of a physical activity intervention for African American and Latino youth: Experiences of a community based participatory research partnership   
Melissa A. Valerio, PhD, MPH, Alana LeBron, MS, Carmen A. Stokes, PhD, FNP-BC, RN, CNE, Graciela B. Mentz, PhD, Ricardo de Majo, Sharon L. Sand, MPP and Amy J. Schulz, PhD
Board 10
Correlates of elementary students in rural, low-income school districts meeting physical activity recommendations: A social ecological approach   
Megan Patterson, MPH, Ann Amuta, MPH, CPH, E. Lisako J. McKyer, PhD, MPH, Sharon McWhinney, PhD, RD, Christine Tisone, PhD, MPH, Corliss Outley and Whitney Garney, MPH

See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.

Organized by: Physical Activity
Endorsed by: Public Health Education and Health Promotion, American Indian, Alaska Native and Native Hawaiian Caucus

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