Online Program

Physical Activity for the People: Community Interventions

Wednesday, November 4, 2015: 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Session Objectives: Describe community interventions that work
Gavin Colquitt, Ed.D., CAPE, CSCS

A community-based program improves body composition and cardiovascular fitness among underserved children: The Athletes for Life study   
Noe C. Crespo, PhD, MPH, MS, Adrian Chavez, Sonia Vega-López, PhD, Frank Ray, Tony Tarango, Michael Todd, PhD, Jennifer Huberty, PhD and Gabriel Shaibi, PhD
Evaluation of two weight management interventions for U.S. Veterans receiving care at a Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Medic al Center: Community-based groups or usual care?   
Leslie Patterson, PhD, Emily McGinley, MPH, MS, Kristyn Ertl, BA, Nancy Wilke, OT, Avery Hayes, MD, Jeffrey Morzinski, PhD, MSW and Jeff Whittle, MD, MPH

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Organized by: Physical Activity
Endorsed by: Food and Nutrition, Asian & Pacific Islander Caucus for Public Health

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH) , Masters Certified Health Education Specialist (MCHES)

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