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Christian Lizotte Receives Queen Elizabeth II Scholarship in Science and Technology
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Posted in Awards on 24 July 2014
Stats: 32 views and No Comments HALO MSc student Christian Lizotte has recently received a Queen Elizabeth II Graduate Scholarship in Science and Technology from the Government of Ontario. Congratulations, Christian!… [read more]
Increased Food Intake by Insufficient Sleep in Humans: Are We Jumping the Gun on the Hormonal Explanation?
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Posted in Publications on 23 July 2014
Stats: 44 views and No Comments Dr. Jean-Philippe Chaput is co-author on a paper, “Increased Food Intake by Insufficient Sleep in Humans: Are We Jumping the Gun on the Hormonal Explanation?,” that was recently published in Frontiers in Endocrinology. Citation details are below. Chaput JP, St-Onge MP. Increased Food Intake by Insufficient Sleep in Humans: Are… [read more]
No Clear Evidence That Exergames Can Prevent Obesity
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Posted in Publications on 22 July 2014
Stats: 117 views and No Comments HALO researchers Allana LeBlanc, Dr. Richard Larouche, Dr. Jean-Philippe Chaput, Dr. Gary Goldfield and Dr. Mark Tremblay are co-authors on a letter to the editor, “No Clear Evidence That Exergames Can Prevent Obesity,” that was recently published in Obesity Reviews. Citation details are below. LeBlanc AG, Larouche R, Chaput JP,… [read more]
Comparative Study of Physical Activity Patterns Among School Children in Kenya and Canada: Results from the ISCOLE Project
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Posted in Publications on 17 July 2014
Stats: 107 views and No Comments Former HALOite Stella Muthuri along with Dr. Vincent Onywera and Dr. Mark Tremblay are co-authors on a paper, “Comparative Study of Physical Activity Patterns Among School Children in Kenya and Canada: Results from the ISCOLE Project,” that was recently published in the African Journal for Physical, Health Education, Recreation and… [read more]
Chatham Students Participant in Canadian Assessment of Physical Literacy Study
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Posted in Media Coverage on 16 July 2014
Stats: 91 views and No Comments Near the end of May, HALO researchers were in Chatham, Ontario to administer the Canadian Assessment of Physical Literacy among students at the Tecumseh Public School. Chatham This Week ran a front page story, “Chatham Students Part of Fitness Study,” about the study. From the story: Students in Grades 4… [read more]
Kendra Brett Receives Queen Elizabeth II Scholarship in Science and Technology
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Posted in Awards on 15 July 2014
Stats: 135 views and No Comments HALO PhD student Kendra Brett has recently received a Queen Elizabeth II Graduate Scholarship in Science and Technology from the Government of Ontario. Congratulations, Kendra!… [read more]
Fatness Predicts Decreased Physical activity and Increased Sedentary Time
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Posted in Publications on 14 July 2014
Stats: 110 views and No Comments Dr. Jean-Philippe Chaput is c0-author on a paper, “Fatness predicts decreased physical activity and increased sedentary time, but not vice versa: support from a longitudinal study in 8- to 11-year-old children,” that was recently published in the International Journal of Obesity. Citation details and a summary of the paper are… [read more]
Dr. Richard Larouche Hired as Part-Time Professor at the University of Ottawa
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Posted in Appointments on 9 July 2014
Stats: 157 views and No Comments HALO Post-Doctoral Fellow Dr. Richard Larouche has been hired as a part-time professor in the School of Human Kinetics at the University of Ottawa. Dr. Larouche will be teaching the course, “APA4713: Exercice et prévention des maladies,” during the fall semester.… [read more]
Dr. Patricia Longmuir Receives Grant from the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario
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Posted in Grants on 8 July 2014
Stats: 166 views and No Comments Congratulations to Dr. Patricia Longmuir on receiving a new grant from the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario. The grant is a Spark meeting grant for $4993, and runs from July 2014 to December 2015. The funding is to support the creation of the Cardiac LIFFE Research and Knowledge Exchange… [read more]
Is Energy Intake Altered By a 10-Week Aerobic Exercise Intervention in Obese Adolescents?
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Posted in Publications on 7 July 2014
Stats: 308 views and No Comments Former HALO researcher Dr. David Thivel and HALO researchers Dr. Jean-Philippe Chaput, Dr. Kristi Adamo and Dr. Gary Goldfield are authors on a paper, “Is Energy Intake Altered By a 10-Week Aerobic Exercise Intervention in Obese Adolescents?,” that was recently published in Physiology & Behavior. Citations details and a summary… [read more]