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School-based physical activity: What’s the evidence? Health Evidence and the Canadian Cochrane Centre

October 30, 2013

1:00-2:30 p.m. EDT
In this webinar, Dr. Maureen Dobbins, Scientific Director of Health Evidence, will present the key messages and implications for practice from the following Cochrane Review: School-based physical activity programs for promoting physical activity and fitness in children and adolescents aged 6 to 18.
This webinar is part of the research project, “Virtual interactive knowledge translation: A pilot study”, led by Maureen Dobbins, PhD, at McMaster University. After the webinar, participants will be asked to take part in a 10-minute online survey, which has been approved by the Hamilton Integrated Research Ethics Board (HIREB). Participation in the survey is optional, but appreciated.  
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For those who are not able to attend at this scheduled time, a recording of the presentation will be available on our website ( following the webinar.
This work received support from KT Canada funding from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR).