Social Engagement, Health Status, and Wellness
Learning Areas:Implementation of health education strategies, interventions and programs
Planning of health education strategies, interventions, and programs
Social and behavioral sciences
Identify predictors of efforts of SC attendees to engage in healthy lifestyles and of perceptions of their own health status SCs; Explain the importance of social engagement to such efforts.
Keyword(s): Nutrition, Behavioral Research
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: For more than a decade, I have been principle investigator in ongoing series of studies (some peer reviewed and published) on the personal characteristics, activities, perceived benefits, health status, and attitudes of individuals who participate in senior citizen centers. This study presentation is a continuation of that research.
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.