Online Program

Promoting Physical Activity in the Community

Monday, November 2, 2015: 2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Session Objectives: Demonstrate various research projects tailored to promote PA in communities

Board 1
Assessing Perceptions, Attitudes, and Behaviors Around Active Transportation among Community Stakeholders in the City of Norwalk   
Luis Maldonado, Courtney Choy, Wilhelmenia Ross, Jerry Ye, Theresa Argondezzi, MPH, CHES, CPH, Kaitlin Latham, Alycia Santilli, MSW, Tim Callahan, MPH, Jennifer Grasso and Debbie Humphries, PhD, MPH
Board 2
Bike Friendly Businesses: Best Practices and Strategies   
Dangaia Sims, MA, Melissa Bopp, PhD, Chih-Hsiang Yang, M.Ed. and Moe Kishida, M.S.
Board 3
Barriers to Exercise and Nutrition for Special Olympics Athletes   
Danielle Leahy, Alyssa Kwok, John McLaren, Christopher Meserve, Joseph Miller, Sierra Trejos, Jacqueline Wade, Chris Langevin, MBA, Mike Frisbie, Thomas V. Delaney, PhD, Stephen Contompasis, MD and Jan K. Carney, MD, MPH
Board 7
Perceptions of body weight as modifiable and associations with diet and physical activity related behaviors   
Kisha Coa, PhD, Richard Moser, PhD, April Oh, PhD, MPH and Katrina Serrano, PhD
Board 8
Healthy By Design: Policy, Environment and Systems Change Strategies to Increase Physical Activity in Yellowstone County, Montana   
April Keippel, MA, Melissa Henderson, MPH, TommiLee Gallup, CHES, Tracy Neary, MS, Heather Fink, MA and Elizabeth Ciemins, PhD, MPH, MA
Board 9
Potential health gain by developing a physical activity session in rural settings   
Parthasarathi Mukherjee, PhD, PGDPHN and Ayan Biswas, Co-other

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

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