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Optimism, Pessimism, and Coping in a Dual-Domain Model of Sport and School Satisfaction
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Posted in Publications on 28 November 2014
Stats: 49 views and No Comments Dr. Katie Gunnell is an author on the paper, “Optimism, Pessimism, and Coping in a Dual-Domain Model of Sport and School Satisfaction,” that was recently published in Sport, Exercise, and Performance Psychology. Citation details and a summary of the paper are below. Gaudreau, Patrick; Gunnell, Katie E.; Hoar, Sharleen D.;… [read more]
Dr. Casey Gray Delivers Invited Talk at the 2014 Recreation Summit
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Posted in Presentations on 27 November 2014
Stats: 73 views and No Comments Dr. Casey Gray gave an invited presentation to the Rural Recreation Association titled, “Is Canada in the Running? Recommendations from the 2014 AHKC Report Card” at the 2014 Recreation Summit in Kemptville, Ontario last week. Details on the Rural Recreation Association and the Recreation Summit can be found here: www.healthyllg.org… [read more]
Change in Sleep Duration and Proposed Dietary Risk Factors for Obesity in Danish School Children
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Posted in Publications on 26 November 2014
Stats: 64 views and No Comments Dr. Jean-Philippe Chaput is an author on the paper, “Change in sleep duration and proposed dietary risk factors for obesity in Danish school children,” that was recently published in Pediatric Obesity. Citation details and a summary of the paper are below. Hjorth MF, Quist JS, Andersen R, Michaelsen KF, Tetens… [read more]
HALO Receives Donation From Students at Algonquin College
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Posted in Events, Featured Posts on 25 November 2014
Stats: 264 views and No Comments With leadership from Kristen Hayes and Pierre Chartier, students from the Fitness and Health Program and the Developmental Services Worker Program participated in a “Kicks for Kids” fundraiser in partnership with the CHEO Foundation to raise funds for the Healthy Active Living and Obesity Research Group. The event included a… [read more]
Dr. Kristi Adamo Gives Talk at Sainte-Justine University Hospital Centre
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Posted in Presentations on 24 November 2014
Stats: 72 views and No Comments Last week, Dr. Kristi Adamo delivered Pediatric Grand Rounds at Sainte-Justine University Hospital Centre in Montreal. The title of Dr. Adamo’s talk was, “Lifestyle habits and cardiovascular health: from fetal life to childhood.”… [read more]
Mark Tremblay Gives Talk at CIHR Conference
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Posted in Presentations on 21 November 2014
Stats: 94 views and No Comments Professor Mark Tremblay gave an invited presentation titled Prevention for better health: making movement a movement at the CIHR Institute for Human Development, Child and Youth Health – Innovating Child and Family Health Conference in Ottawa this week. Details of the conference are available at www.cihr.gc.ca/e/48281.html. Several delegates from CHEO… [read more]
Kristi Adamo and Jean-Philippe Chaput Recognized by University of Ottawa for Research Awards
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Posted in Awards, Events, Featured Posts on 20 November 2014
Stats: 211 views and No Comments Dr. Kristi Adamo (centre) and Dr. Jean-Philippe Chaput (right) were recognized by the University of Ottawa, and it’s President Mr. Alan Rock (left) at a reception to recognize the recipients of research and teaching awards. Kristi was honored for: The W. Garfield Weston Foundation award in Obesity and Reproductive Health… [read more]
In the News: HALO Staff Assess Children’s Physical Literacy in Pembroke
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Posted in Media Coverage on 19 November 2014
Stats: 142 views and No Comments Last week, HALO staff were in Pembroke to assess the physical literacy of students at Holy Name Catholic School by using the Canadian Assessment of Physical Literacy. The Pembroke Daily Observer was on hand and interviewed HALO Research Assistant Stacey Alpous about the testing. From the interview: Physical literacy moves… [read more]
Dr. Patricia Longmuir Delivers Invited Talks in Chicago at the American Heart Association’s Scientific Sessions 2014
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Posted in Presentations on 18 November 2014
Stats: 120 views and No Comments Dr. Patricia Longmuir was in Chicago from November 15-19, 2014 to deliver two invited talks at the American Heart Association’s conference, “Scientific Sessions 2014“. Citation details are below. Longmuir, P. Reducing the Risk of Sedentary Lifestyles Among Children with Heart Problems. Scientific Sessions 2014, American Heart Association, Chicago, Illinois, Nov… [read more]
HALO Researchers Make 5 Presentations in Boston at the Obesity Society’s Annual Meeting
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Posted in Presentations on 17 November 2014
Stats: 196 views and No Comments HALO researchers traveled to Boston in November to attend and present at the Obesity Society’s Annual Meeting, which is one of the world’s largest gatherings of obesity professionals. Citation details are below: Adamo KB, Wilson S, Brett KE, Ferraro ZM, Nerenberg K, Goldfield G, Keely E, Hadjiyannakis S, Walker M.… [read more]