Selected media coverage from 2012
Transportation laws can affect health. Op-ed in San Diego Union-Tribune. p.B7. February 18, 2012.
Quoted in “Is KCK’s superintendent faster than a fifth-grader?” By Dawn Bormann. Kansas City Star. April 6, 2012.
Coverage of this paper: Sallis, J.F., McKenzie, T.L., Beets, M.W., Beighle, A., Erwin, H., and Lee, S. (2012). Physical education’s role in public health: Steps forward and backward over 20 years and HOPE for the future. Research Quarterly for Exercise and Sport, 83(2), 125-135. Press release
Active Living Research Blog, Posted 7/24/12
Fitter kids, better grades? By Kathleen Doheny. WebMD. Also picked up by The Western Star and The Atlanta-Constitution.
Quoted in “Ten-Minute Walks A Stretch For Most Americans,” By Annie Hauser. Huffington Post. December 4, 2012.
Featured in video, “Denver: Walkable City” made by Kaiser-Permanente’s “Every Body Walk” campaign.
Featured in “Does Your Neighborhood Make You Fat?” By Tom Fudge. KPBS-FM. April 6, 2012.
Interviewed with Lawrence Frank on Fox 5 TV morning news program about Neighborhood Impact on Kids results published in American Journal of Prevention Medicine. San Diego, CA. May 4, 2012