The Power to Move Kids


Introducing Dr. Stella Muthuri!
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[7 May 2014| No Comment]

Congratulations to HALO PhD student Stella Muthuri (supervisor: Dr. Mark Tremblay) on the successful defense of her doctoral dissertation titled, “Prevalence and Correlates of Overweight/Obesity, Physical Activity, and Sedentary Behaviour Among School-Aged Children in Kenya” yesterday morning! Stella had … [read more]

Lucy Joy Wachira Successfully defends Her Doctoral Dissertation!
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[29 Apr 2014| No Comment]

Congratulations to Dr. Lucy Joy Wachira who successfully defended her doctoral dissertation titled “Physical Activity, Screen-based Sedentary Behaviour, Dietary Habits and Adiposity of 9 to 11 Year Old School Children in Nairobi County, Kenya” at Kenyatta University in Nairobi Kenya … [read more]

Kenya Releases Their 2014 Report Card On The Physical Activity and Body Weight Of Children And Youth
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[7 Apr 2014| No Comment]

Kenya’s 2014 Report Card on the Physical Activity and Body Weight of Children and Youth was released by Dr.Vincent Onywera (a former visiting scholar to HALO and member of the KIDS-CAN Research Alliance) on Friday 4th April 2014 at … [read more]

KIDS-CAN Researchers Make Presentations at Conference in Mozambique
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[27 Mar 2014| No Comment]

Graduate students Stella Muthuri (HALO) and Joy Wachira (Kenyatta University) made presentations at the Physical Activity and Sports for Health and Development in Africa Conference in Maputo, Mozambique this week. The authors and titles of the presentations are provided below … [read more]

Dr. Vincent Onywera Receives New Appointment at Kenyatta University
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[17 Jan 2014| No Comment]

Congratulations to Dr. Vincent Onywera on his recent appointment as Registrar of Research, Innovation and Outreach at Kenyatta University.

Dr. Onywera is the KIDS-CAN Research Alliance contact in Kenya, the Director of Healthy Active Kids Kenya and was a … [read more]