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New HEAL Study: Barriers to and facilitators of active travel from the youth perspective: A qualitative meta-synthesis

New HEAL Study: Barriers to and facilitators of active travel from the youth perspective: A qualitative meta-synthesis

A team of researchers led by Adrian Buttazzoni with Kendra Nelson Ferguson, and Jason Gilliland recently published an article entitled: “Barriers to and facilitators of active travel from the youth perspective: A qualitative meta-synthesis.” Trends in youth physical activity level have been significantly declining for decades. Recognizing the potential of a larger qualitative synthesis to […]

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HEALYAC 2022-2023: Meeting #9

This week members had an opportunity to further discuss how equity, diversity, and inclusion can be meaningfully integrated into the HEALYAC ‘big project.’ Then HEALYAC staff co-facilitators (Holly Schaafsma, Heather Dyce, and Olivia Caruso) led a discussion on Photovoice, providing members with an example of photos and captions to use as inspiration for their project. […]

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New Study Examines Parent-Reported Changes in Ontario Children’s Physical Activity Levels during the COVID-19 Pandemic

A team of researchers led by Monika Szpunar with Matthew Bourke, Leigh M. Vanderloo, Brianne A. Bruijns, Stephanie Truelove, Shauna M. Burke, Jason Gilliland, Jennifer D. Irwin, and Patricia Tucker recently published an article entitled: “Parent-Reported Changes in Ontario Children’s Physical Activity Levels during the COVID-19 Pandemic.” The COVID-19 pandemic resulted in closures of physical-activity-supporting […]

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