2024 Newsletters

QUARTER 1: January – March 2024

Topics in this Issue

A LETTER FROM OUR DIRECTOR

USC PREVENTION RESEARCH CENTER UPDATES:

  • Update from the USC PRC Core Research Project
  • Update from the USC PRC

NEWS YOU CAN USE:

  • Hypertension: A Pandemic Perspective
  • RWJF Culture of Health Prize- 2024 Call for Applicants
  • Cardiovascular Disease Disparities in Rural America: Can this House of Cards be Saved? - NIH Office of Intramural Research

UPCOMING EVENTS AND OBSERVANCES

  • April, May, June

WHAT’S HAPPENING IN WASHINGTON:

  • Biden’s Proposed 2025 Budget Bolsters Public Health

RESEARCH NOTES:

  • Examining Associations Between School-level Determinants and the Implementation of Physical Activity Opportunities
  • Sex Differences in Association of Physical Activity with All-Cause and Cardiovascular Mortality
  • Developing Effective Strategies to Optimize Physical Activity and Cardiorespiratory Fitness in the Long Covid Population - The need for Caution and Objective Assessment
  • Assessing Support for Policy Actions with Co-Benefits for Climate Change and Physical Activity in Canada

REPORTS, SURVEYS, GUIDELINES, RESOURCES:

  • The 2024 Compendium of Physical Activities and its Expansion
  • The Current State of Physical Activity Assessment and Interventions with Public Policy Solutions

PROMOTING ACTIVE COMMUNITIES:

  • Opinion: How Utah is Bridging the Gap Between Health and Nature
  • Steps for Schools Raises $48K for Idaho Education
  • Florida Department of Health in Hillsborough County and ODPHP Share Tips to Get Older Adults Moving

UPCOMING CONFERENCES AND WORKSHOPS:

  • April, May, June, July

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