Physical Activity Guidelines

Physical Activity Guidelines Webinars

Webinar Series

Healthy Aging Webinar: Physical Activity and Quality of Life
May 19, 2015

This webinar provides an overview of the relationship between physical activity and quality of life among older adults, highlights ASTHO's 2014-2015 President's Challenge, and shares resources from the National Institute on Aging's Go4Life Campaign.

How State Health Agencies Can Support the Physical Activity Guidelines through School-Based Strategies, Initiatives, and Programming
Oct. 9, 2013

This webinar provides an overview of the evidence-based programs and intervention strategies that have been shown to be effective in the school environment from the Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans Midcourse Report, shares examples and resources for creating school-wide change from Let's Move! Active Schools, and highlights the Georgia SHAPE initiative.

How State Health Agencies Can Support the Physical Activity Guidelines by Ensuring Accessibility within the Built Environment
June 25, 2013

This webinar provides an overview of intervention strategies that have been shown to be effective in the built environment from the Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans Midcourse Report and highlights how state health agencies in New Jersey and Montana have partnered to promote the implementation of policies and practices that ensure accessibility to increase physical activity in their communities.

How State Health Agencies Can Support Effective Early Care and Education Initiatives to Meet the Physical Activity Guidelines
April 10, 2013

This webinar provides an overview of effective physical activity interventions in early care and education as identified in the Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans Midcourse Report and highlights how the state health agencies in Massachusetts and Wisconsin have leveraged multiple state agencies to support healthier, more active early care environments.

How State Public Health Can Sustain and Support the Physical Activity Guidelines
Jan. 30, 2013

This webinar provides an overview of the PAG and highlights how Colorado's state health agency has supported physical activity through state health official leadership and worksite wellness programs and how West Virginia has taken the guidelines to develop a statewide physical activity plan.