2018 Newsletters

"Promoting Health through Physical Activity"

QUARTER 1: January - March 2018

Topics in this issue

NEWS YOU CAN USE:
Innovative Playground Design Trends and Fundraising Resources
New Monthly Podcast about Transit and Development
StreetFilms Releases Video Series Promoting Bicycling
Tony Hawk Foundation Skatepark Grants
Upcoming Events and Observances: April, May, June

WHAT’S HAPPENING IN WASHINGTON:
Advisory Committee for 2018 Physical Activity Guidelines Submits Scientific Report
TIGER Grant Recipients Announced While Future of TIGER Grant Program Remains
Uncertain

RESEARCH NOTES:
New Journal Release: Journal for the Measurement of Physical Behaviour
Commitment Lotteries Promote Physical Activity Among Overweight Adults—A Cluster
Randomized Trial
Environmental Supports for Physical Activity, National Health Interview Survey–2015
Effectiveness of eHealth Interventions for the Promotion of Physical Activity in Older
Adults: A Systematic Review
Active Learning Increases Children's Physical Activity across Demographic Subgroups

REPORTS, SURVEYS, GUIDELINES, RESOURCES:
Parks and Recreation Inclusion Report
Best Complete Streets Initiatives of 2017
Cities Alive: Designing for Urban Childhoods
New Maps for National Recreation Trails

PROMOTING ACTIVE COMMUNITIES:
America Walks Announces Community Change Grantees
Active Streets + 352Creates Celebrates Community
McCrary Elementary 60 Years Later: Here’s What a Community Working Together Can Accomplish
Why Everyone in San Francisco Lives Within a 10-Minute Walk to a Park

UPCOMING CONFERENCES AND WORKSHOPS:
April, May, June

USC PREVENTION RESEARCH CENTER UPDATES: 
Announcing the 2018 Physical Activity & Public Health Courses!
Update from the USC PRC Core Research Project
Update from the National Physical Activity Plan
Update from the South Carolina Healthy Brain Research Network
Update from the South Carolina Cancer Prevention and Control Research Network II

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