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Issues in Physical Activity for Children and Adolescents Seminar Series

Room 574, Health Sciences Building, 155 College Street
12:30-1:30 pm

Presented by the Physical Activity Research Program in the Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Toronto

Allan Fein, M.Sc.
"The Intensity of Physical Activity within a Physical Education Setting: How active are the participants?"

In this seminar, Allan Fein will present the preliminary results from a
pilot study examining the intensity of physical activity in Toronto
area grade 9 physical education classes. Through the use of a
combination of heart rate monitoring and systematic observation the
amount of time spent in low, moderate and vigorous levels of intensity
were recorded. These results will be compared with existing

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All Welcome! Light refreshments will be served.