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Community-based Strategies to Enhance Physical Activity, International Summer School

University of Saskatchewan



The Summer School will feature presentations by local, national and international experts. Panel discussions and discussion groups will enhance learning and encourage practical application of the theory and research.



Presented by:

* In Motion Saskatoon

* WHO Collaborating Centre for Research and Training in Stroke Prevention, Epidemiology and Surveillance



Who should attend?

* Health promotion practitioners

* Recreation and physical activity specialists

* Government, school and workplace leaders

* Health care providers including physicians, nurses, and physiotherapists

* Representatives from not-for-profit organizations

* Graduate and undergraduate students



Topics:

* Determinants of physical activity

* Effective school, workplace and community-wide interventions

* Designing communities to promote physical activity

* Power and limitations of partnerships

* Strategies to build the capacity of your community

* Integration of physical activity with other non-communicable disease prevention initiatives



Registration Fee $150.00. For more information contact



Lesley Rugg, Coordinator

Tel: (306) 966-6498 (after May 23)

Fax: (360) 966-6502

[email protected]



[originally posted to CLlICK4HP]