2020 Newsletters

"Promoting Health through Physical Activity"

QUARTER 1: January - March 2020

Topics in this issue

COVID-19: RESOURCES AND AT-HOME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY

NEWS YOU CAN USE: 
America Walks Announces 19 Community Change Grantees
Customize Move Your Way Materials for Your Community
Five Health Tips for Your Community in 2020
The Child Opportunity Index 2.0
Upcoming Events and Observances: April, May, June

WHAT’S HAPPENING IN WASHINGTON: 
Connecting America's Active Transportation System Act
The REHAB Act Supports Active Communities

RESEARCH NOTES:
Childcare Center Characteristics Moderate the Effects of a Physical Activity Intervention
Current Evidence of Measurement Properties of Physical Activity Questionnaires for Older Adults: An Updated Systematic Review
Engaging Underserved Community Members in Diabetes Self-Management: Evidence from the YMCA of
Greater Richmond Diabetes Control Program
Brain Breaks® Physical Activity Solutions in the Classroom and on Attitudes towardPhysical Activity: A Randomized Controlled Trial
among Primary Students from Eight Countries

REPORTS, SURVEYS, GUIDELINES, RESOURCES:
Park Planning Tool for Inclusive Spaces
CDC Adult Physical Inactivity Prevalence Maps
City Parks Alliance: Active Parks, Healthy Cities Report

PROMOTING ACTIVE COMMUNITIES:

$19M Allocated to Los Angeles Parks Improvements
Community Center Fitness & Fun in Ohio
Vermont Physical Activity Council Announces Grant Recipients
New Physical Activity Spaces in West Virginia

UPCOMING CONFERENCES AND WORKSHOPS:
April, May, June

USC PREVENTION RESEARCH CENTER UPDATES: 

Update from the USC PRC Core Research Project
National Physical Activity Plan Alliance (NPAPA) Seeks State Liaisons 
Update from the South Carolina Cancer Prevention and Control Research Network II

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