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ALR2018 will be held February 11-14, 2018 in Banff, Alberta, Canada.
This research translation project will disseminate findings from the evaluations of park-based Fitness Zones and comprehensive park and playground renovations within a framework of the importance of parks and recreational facilities to physical activity in general. The project will develop promotional materials that have scientific evidence to encourage public and private sector investments in parks and play spaces.
Products and Dissemination Activities
12/17/2013: Eight Ways Parks Improve Your Health. Healthy lifestyles often include regular time spent at parks, playgrounds, and trails. Learn eight ways that parks improve our health through a fun, 2-minute animated video and a free, full-color booklet featuring the latest research demonstrating the connection between parks and health.
08/04/2014: The Eight Ways Parks Improve Your Health brochure has been transformed into a digital ebook, complete with links to even more articles, reports and videos.
Our transportation and physical activity infographic translated into Spanish.
Active Living Research translates and disseminates evidence to advocates, policy-makers and practitioners aimed at preventing childhood obesity and promoting active communities.
MOVE!A BLOG ABOUT ACTIVE LIVING
Highlights from the release of Lancet series on urban design, transport, and health....
The Community Preventive Services Task Force recommends combined built en...
ALR website ranked 12th on list of top sites for active transportation....