Online Program

Strong Bodies, Strong Minds: Physical Activity and Academic Achievement

Tuesday, November 3, 2015: 12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Session Objectives: Discuss the correlation between physical activity and academic achievement
Kiley Tyler, M.S.

Examining the associations between Fitnessgram PACER laps and academic achievement among 3rd-5th elementary youth   
Melissa Fair, MPH, Morgan Hughey, MPH, Danielle Stevens, BS, Natalie The, PhD, MPH, Julian Reed, Ed.D., M.P.H. and Alicia Powers, PhD
Physical Activity and Fitness Associated with Student Academic Performance in a Health-Focused Charter School   
Maryann Mason, PhD, Allison Lipsman, Allison Slade, Sarah B. Welch, MPH and Kathryn Nelson
How Physical activity is associated with severe school absenteeism   
Andrew Hansen, DrPH, Tony Pritchard, Ed.D., CSCS, Irina Melnic, MPH and Jian Zhang, MD, DrPH, MSc

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