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Prevalence of Recess and Supportive Practices at U.S. Public Elementary Schools
The PAPREN School Wellness Work Group recently published a paper on recess practices nationwide. They share their results here. Why is this topic imp ...
Oct 5, 2023
New paper on how the ‘Product Environment’ influences health behaviors
Stanford professor Sara Singer and I have a new paper out in the American Journal of Health Promotion that makes the case for treating the “product ...
Sep 6, 2023
Resources to support physical activity opportunity for older adults
Building on the recent release of the Physical Activity Guidelines Midcourse Review: Implementation Strategies for Older Adults, we’re featuring som ...
Aug 3, 2023
Can Location-Based Services Provide Timely, Local Data on Community Physical Activity Patterns?
How can timely, local data on physical activity improve health? Timely, actionable data on health behaviors and conditions is one of the cornerstones ...
May 4, 2023
ALC 2023 is in the books!
The Active Living Conference 2023 was a roaring success and PAPREN played a significant and visible role. In addition to being an official conference ...
Apr 12, 2023
Apply for a Walking College Fellowship Today!
Do you want to make your community healthier and more walkable? Would you like to participate in a FREE Fellowship program that will give you t ...
Mar 4, 2023
Dr. Dzewaltowski answers your questions from February Grand Rounds
In February PAPREN was excited to host David Dzewaltowski, PhD, for Comparing Designs for Whole-Community Physical Activity Systems: Wellscapes Random ...
Mar 3, 2023
CDC grant funding opportunities announced: HOP and SPAN
The CDC just announced funding for the next round of the High Obesity Program (HOP) and State Physical Activity and Nutrition (SPAN) programs. Are you ...
Feb 1, 2023
Dr. Jeff Whitfield answers your questions about innovative physical activity surveillance
Dr. Geoffrey “Jeff” Whitfield, PhD, MEd, was our PAPREN Grand Rounds speaker in November. Dr. Whitfield leads the Epidemiology and Surveillance Te ...
Dec 6, 2022
Physical Activity Assessment at Work
We are excited to share some new resources developed to standardize the assessment of physical activity and sitting time in the workplace. Employer ...
Oct 6, 2022
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PAPREN is supported by Cooperative Agreement Number U48DP006381 from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.