REGISTRATION OPENS MARCH 1, 2015
2015 Northland ACSM Spring Tutorial: See Jack Jump, See Jane Run, See Jack Eat: A Transdisciplinary View of Childhood Obesity
8:00-9:00 Registration & Preliminary Poster Viewing
*All poster presentations are encouraged to be displayed by 8:30.
*Coffee and Tea provided
9:00-9:15 Welcome & Logistics
9:15-10:15 Speaker 1A: John Schuna Jr., Ph.D.
“Global Childhood Obesity: A Historical Perspective and the Importance of Physical Activity to Children’s Health”
10:15-11:15 Speaker 2: Ray Browning, Ph.D.
“Musculoskeletal biomechanics and childhood obesity: Implications
for Physical Activity Prescription”
11:15-12:30 Lunch & Preliminary Poster Viewing
12:30-12:45 Welcome Back, Afternoon Schedule, Logistics
12:45-1:45 Speaker 3: Diane Neumark-Sztainer, Ph.D., M.P.H., R.D.
“How to get from “I’m, like, SO fat” to “I’m OK” in a weight-obsessed world”
1:45-2:45 Poster Presentations
*First authors to be present by their poster to discuss with conference attendees
*Afternoon snacks provided at 2:15
2:45-3:45 Speaker 1B: John Schuna, Ph.D.
“Beyond the School Walls: Novel Strategies to Promote Children’s Physical Activity Outside of the Traditional School Day”
3:45-4:15 Presentation of Awards and Closing Remarks