2019 Newsletters

"Promoting Health through Physical Activity"

QUARTER 2: April - June 2019

Topics in this issue

NEWS YOU CAN USE:
America Walks Announces Class of 2019 Walking College Fellows
Advancing Trails Awards Announced
Kids Run the Nation Grant Fund
Bike Friendly Businesses Continue to Promote Biking in America
Upcoming Events and Observances: July, August, September

WHAT’S HAPPENING IN WASHINGTON:
House Transportation Appropriations Bill Repudiates Administration Effort to EliminateTransit Funding

RESEARCH NOTES:
2018 Physical Activity Guidelines Advisory Committee Reviews
Associations Between Walk Score and Objective Measures of Physical Activity in Urban Overweight and Obese Women
Changes in Volume and Bouts of Physical Activity and Sedentary Time Across Early Childhood: A Longitudinal Study
Mortality Risk Reductions for Replacing Sedentary Time With Physical Activities
Consumer-Based Wearable Activity Trackers Increase Physical Activity Participation: Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
Association of Step Volume and Intensity with All-Cause Mortality in Older Women

REPORTS, SURVEYS, GUIDELINES, RESOURCES:
2019 ACSM American Fitness Index
World Health Organization Guidelines
Park and Recreation Month Toolkit
Active Lives Adult Survey
Best Complete Streets Policies of 2018
Public Health Engagement in Complete Streets Initiatives: Examples and Lessons Learned
Faith, Activity, & Nutrition Program Materials

PROMOTING ACTIVE COMMUNITIES:
Pilot Communities Test Move Your Way Resources with Customized Campaigns
Taking Recreation to the Parks and the People
New League a Swish for Local Elementary Schools
Healthy LifeStars gets Kids Moving to Reduce Childhood Obesity
Seniors Now Have a Place to “Play” at Danner Park

UPCOMING CONFERENCES AND WORKSHOPS:
July, August, September

USC PREVENTION RESEARCH CENTER UPDATES:
Update from the USC PRC Core Research Project
Update from the National Physical Activity Plan Alliance
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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QUARTER 1: January - March 2019

Topics in this issue

NEWS YOU CAN USE:
America Walks Announces Community Change Grant Winners
Coast-to-Coast Scenic Bike Trail Coming Soon
Episcopal Health Foundation Grants
10 Fitness Trends For 2019
Upcoming Events and Observances: April, May, June

WHAT’S HAPPENING IN WASHINGTON:
BUILD Infrastructure Grant Awards Reduced
Bill Encourages Use of Public Land

RESEARCH NOTES:
Physical Activity Levels and New Public Transit: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis
Special Section: Health Promotion in Faith-Based Organizations
Change in Children's Physical Activity: Predictors in the Transition from Elementary to Middle School
Changes in School-day Step Counts During a Physical Activity for Lent Intervention: A Cluster Randomized Crossover Trial of the
Savior’s Sandals

REPORTS, SURVEYS, GUIDELINES, RESOURCES:
2018 Physical Activity Guidelines PowerPoint
Bicycling and Walking in the United States: 2018 Benchmarking Report
Outcomes from the First Two Years of the Walking College
NCCOR’s 2018 Annual Report

PROMOTING ACTIVE COMMUNITIES:
Para-athletes Will Compete in Marathon
Fostering Healthier Communities by Creating Soccer Play Spaces                                                                 
Healthy Livonia – Digital Rewards for More Steps
Fitness at the Park                                                                                                                                                          

UPCOMING CONFERENCES AND WORKSHOPS:
April, May, June

USC PREVENTION RESEARCH CENTER UPDATES
Update from the USC PRC Core Research Project
USC Hosts the Physical Activity and Public Health Practitioners Course
National Physical Activity Plan Alliance (NPAPA) Seeks State Liaisons
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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