Made to Move Program: Lessons learned from a physical activity program for child care providers in underserved areas of Chicago
- Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (2013). Vital Signs. Progress on Childhood Obesity. Accessible at: http://www.cdc.gov/vitalsigns/childhoodobesity/
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
Planning of health education strategies, interventions, and programs
Public health or related education
Social and behavioral sciences
Describe a unique partnership with a children's museum engaging in childhood obesity prevention in early childhood settings; Describe one example of a physical activity program designed for child care providers in an underserved urban area: Explain one way to evaluate physical activity continuing education programs for child care providers.
Keyword(s): Child Health Promotion, Health Promotion and Education
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I was a co-investigator for this study, and I have a PhD in Maternal and Child Health from a MCH training program. I also teach, publish, and conduct research in MCH.
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.