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Wait, what? PAPREN turns 20!
It’s not clear who will be more surprised by this fact, longtime network members or new members. The Physical Activity Policy Research and Evaluatio ...
May 9, 2024 Read More
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 Read More
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 Read More
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 Read More
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 Read More
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 Read More
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 Read More
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 Read More
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 Read More
Back to School with the Safe Routes Partnership
Back to school has a whole new meaning for students as many return to in-person learning after various virtual, hybrid, and socially-distant classroom ...
Sep 2, 2021 Read More
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