December 2007 Issue of Research Update (http://www.centre4activeliving.ca/publications/research.html)
- Alberta Centre for Active Living article: "Neighbourhood Design: How Does It Affect Children's Physical Activity?" by P.K. Doyle-Baker, DPH/PhD, Associate Professor (Faculty of Kinesiology), Adjunct (Faculty of Environmental Design) (EVDS), University of Calgary, and Meaghan Nolan, Bachelor of Health Science student, University of Calgary
- Dietitians of Canada article: "Using Critical Analysis Skills to Evaluate a Debate on Osteoporosis" by Tanis R. Fenton, MHSC, PhD Candidate, RD, Professional Practice, Leader, Clinical Nutrition, Alberta Children's Hospital, Calgary Health Region
Centre's Next Physical Activity Forum
- May 14/08 in Calgary and May 15/08 in Edmonton-- Dr. Mark Tremblay will discuss "Preventing Childhood Obesity: Big Picture Strategies." For more information, visit http://tinyurl.com/2sg6ej.
Physical Activity Information Round-Up
- Every week, the centre rounds up recent research, resources and stories in the media about physical activity (http://www.centre4activeliving.ca/library/roundup/index.html).
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The Alberta Centre for Active Living is affiliated with the Faculty of Physical Education and Recreation at the University of Alberta and supported by the Alberta Sport, Recreation, Parks & Wildlife Foundation and the Government of Alberta.