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Peer-Reviewed, Refereed Publications – 2012

In recognition of all the great work done by all HALO students and staff (some of which may have occurred outside of HALO) this report includes all publications from 2012).

  1. Adamo KB, Ferraro ZM, Brett KE. Pregnancy is a critical period for prevention of obesity and cardiometabolic risk. Canadian Journal of Diabetes 36: 133-141, 2012.
  2. Adamo KB, Langlois KA, Brett KE, Colley RC.  Young Children and Parental Physical Activity Levels:  Findings from the Canadian Health Measures Survey. American Journal of Preventive Medicine 43(2): 168-175, 2012.  
  3. Adamo KB, Ferraro ZM, Brett KE. Changing the intrauterine environment to halt the intergenerational cycle of obesity. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 9: 1263-1307, 2012.
  4. Alberga AS,  Goldfield GS, Kenny GP, Hadjiyannakis S, Phillips P, Prud’homme D, Tulluch H, Gougeon R, Wells GA, Sigal RJ. Healthy eating, aerobic and resistance training in youth (HEARTY): Study rationale, design, and methods.  Contemporary Clinical Trials 33(4): 839-847, 2012.
  5. Alberga AS, Sigal RJ, Goldfield GS, Prud’homme D, Kenny GP.  Overweight and Obese Teenagers: Why is Adolescence a Critical Period? Pediatric Obesity 7(4): 261-273, 2012.
  6. Barnes JD, Colley RC, Tremblay MS. Results from the 2011 Active Healthy Kids Canada Report Card on Physical Activity for Children and Youth. Applied Physiology, Nutrition and Metabolism 37:793-797, 2012.
  7. Berry TR, Craig CL, Faulkner G, Latimer A, Rhodes R, Spence JC, Tremblay MS. Mothers’ intentions to support children’s physical activity related to attention and implicit agreement with advertisements. International Journal of Behavioral Medicine Published on-line (November):1-8, 2012. DOI 10.1007/s12529-012-9279-5.
  8.  Breithaupt P, Adamo KB, Colley RC. The HALO submaximal treadmill protocol to measure cardiorespiratory fitness in obese children and youth: A proof of principle study. Applied Physiology Nutrition and Metabolism, 37: 308-314, 2012.
  9. Breithaupt P, Colley RC, Adamo KB.  Using the oxygen uptake efficiency slope as an indicator of cardiorespiratory fitness in the obese pediatric population. Pediatric Exercise Science, 24(3):357-68, 2012.
  10. Brett KE, Meckling KA. A low glycemic index diet combined with an aerobic-resistance exercise program reduces risk factors associated with the Metabolic Syndrome. Journal of Obesity and Weight Loss Therapy, 2:7, 2012.
  11. Cameron JD, Goldfield GS, Doucet E. Fasting for 24 h improves nasal chemosensory performance and food palatability in a related manner. Appetite 58(3): 978-81, 2012.
  12. Carter MA, Dubois L, Tremblay MS, Taljaard M. Local social environmental factors are associated with household food insecurity in a longitudinal study of children. BMC Public Health. 12:1038, 2012. doi:10.1186/1471-2458-12-1038.
  13. Carter MA, Dubois L, Tremblay MS, Taljaard M, Jones BL. Trajectories of childhood weight gain: the relative importance of local environment versus individual social and early life factors. PLoS ONE 7(10):e47065, 2012.
  14. Carter MA, Dubois L, Tremblay MS, Taljaard M. The influence of place on weight gain during early childhood: a population-based longitudinal study. Journal of Urban Health Published on-line (July):1-16, 2012. doi:10.1007/s11524-012-9712-8.
  15. Chaput JP, Lambert M, Mathieu M-E, Tremblay MS, O’Loughlin J, Tremblay A. Physical activity versus sedentary time: independent associations with adiposity in children. Pediatric Obesity 7:251-258, 2012.
  16. Chaput JP, Tremblay A. Adequate sleep to improve the treatment of obesity. Canadian Medical Association Journal 184:1975-1976, 2012.
  17. Chaput JP, Tremblay A. Insufficient sleep as a contributor to weight gain: an update. Current Obesity Reports 1:245-256, 2012.
  18. Chaput JP, Thivierge MC, Thuard A, Tremblay A. Influence of propionate on appetite control and metabolism. Current Nutrition & Food Science 8:304-310, 2012.
  19. Chaput JP, McNeil J, Després JP, Bouchard C, Tremblay A. Short sleep duration is associated with greater alcohol consumption in adults. Appetite 59:650-655, 2012.
  20. Chaput JP, Tremblay A. Sleeping habits predict the magnitude of fat loss in adults exposed to moderate caloric restriction. Obesity Facts 5:561-566, 2012.
  21. Chaput JP, Doucet E, Tremblay A. Obesity: a disease or a biological adaptation? An update. Obesity Reviews 13:681-691, 2012.
  22. Chaput JP, Janssen I, Spence JC. Time spent sedentary and active and cardiometabolic risk factors in children. Journal of the American Medical Association 307:2024, 2012.
  23.  Chaput JP, Després JP, Bouchard C, Tremblay A. Longer sleep duration associates with lower adiposity gain in adult short sleepers. International Journal of Obesity 36:752-756, 2012.
  24. Chaput JP, Doyon CY, McNeil J, Doucet E, Tremblay A. Influence of sleeping habits on adaptive thermogenesis during weight loss in adults. Bioenergetics Open Access 1:104-108, 2012.
  25. Chaput JP. Milk products: an important tool for weight management. Canadian Medical Association Journal 184:635, 2012.
  26. Chaput JP, Saunders TJ. Bioenergetics of obesity: is fat gain a problem or a solution? Bioenergetics Open Access 1:101-103, 2012.
  27. Colapinto CK, O’Connor DL, Dubois L, Tremblay MS. Prevalence and correlates of folic acid supplement use in the Canadian population. Health Reports 23(2):39-44, 2012.
  28. Colapinto CK, O’Connor DL, Dubois L, Tremblay MS. Folic acid supplement use is the most significant predictor of folate concentrations in Canadian women of childbearing age. Applied Physiology, Nutrition and Metabolism 37:284-292, 2012.
  29. Colley RC, Brownrigg M, Tremblay MS. The Active Healthy Kids Canada Report Card on Physical Activity for Children and Youth. Health Promotion Practice 13(3):320-330, 2012.
  30. Colley RC, Wong SL, Garriguet D, Janssen I, Connor Gorber S, Tremblay MS. Physical activity, sedentary behaviour and sleep in Canadian children: parent-report versus direct measures and relative associations with health risk. Health Reports 23(2):45-52, 2012.
  31. Colley RC, Janssen I, Tremblay MS. Step count target to measure adherence to physical activity guidelines in children. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise 44:977-982, 2012.
  32. Craig CL, Shields M, LeBlanc AG, Tremblay MS. Trends in aerobic fitness among Canadian children and adults 1981 to 2007-2009: what can we conclude? Applied Physiology, Nutrition and Metabolism 37:511-519, 2012.
  33. Ferraro ZM, Gruslin A, Adamo KB. An active pregnancy for fetal wellbeing? The value of active living for   most women. British Journal of Sports Medicine published online August 7, 2012.
  34. Ferraro ZM, Qiu Q, Gruslin A, Adamo KB. Characterization of the insulin-like growth factor axis in term pregnancies complicated by maternal obesity. Human Reproduction 27(8):2467-75, 2012.
  35. Ferraro ZM, Barrowman N, Prud’homme D, Walker M, Wen S, Rodger M, Adamo KB. Excessive gestational weight gain predicts large for gestational age neonates independent of maternal body mass index. Journal of Maternal-Fetal & Neonatal Medicine 25(5):538-542, 2012.
  36. Ferraro ZM, Gaudet L, Adamo KB. The potential impact of physical activity during pregnancy on maternal & neonatal outcomes. Obstetrical & Gynecological Survey 67(2):99-110, 2012.
  37. Flament MF, Hill E, Buchholz A, Henderson K, Goldfield GS. Internalization of the thin and muscular body ideal and disordered eating in adolescence: The mediation effects of body esteem.  Body Image 9 (1): 68-75, 2012.
  38. Galaviz KI,  Tremblay MS, Colley R, Jauregui E, López y Taylor J, Janssen I. Associations between physical activity, cardiorespiratory fitness, and obesity in Mexican children. Salud Publica de Mexico Journal 54(5):463-469, 2012.
  39. Garriguet D, Colley RC. Daily patterns of physical activity among Canadians. Health Reports 23(2): 27-32, 2012.
  40. Gee ME, Bienek A, Robitaille C, McAlister FA, Joffres M, Tremblay MS, Johansen H, Campbell N.  Factors associated with lack of awareness and uncontrolled high blood pressure among Canadian adults with hypertension. Canadian Journal of Cardiology 28(3):375-382, 2012.
  41. Goldfield GS, Adamo KB, Rutherford J, Murray M. The Effects of Aerobic Exercise on Psychosocial Functioning in Overweight and Obese Adolescents. Journal of Pediatric Psychology 37(10):1136-47, 2012.
  42. Goldfield GS, Harvey A, Grattan K, Adamo KB. Physical Activity Promotion in the Preschool Years:  A Critical Period to Intervene International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 9: 1326-1342, 2012.
  43. Goldfield GS.  Making access to TV contingent on Physical Activity: Effects on liking and relative reinforcing value of TV and physical activity in overweight and obese children.  Journal of Behavioral Medicine 35(1):1-7, 2012.
  44. Hay J, Maximova K, Durksen A, Carson V, Rinaldi R, Torrance B, Ball G, Sumit M, Plontnikoff R, Veugelers P, Boulé N, Wozny P, McCargar L, Downs S, Lewanczuk S, McGavock J. Physical activity intensity and cardiometabolic risk in youth. Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine 166 (11):1022 – 1029, 2012.
  45. Hjorth MF, Chaput JP, Damsgaard CT, Dalskov SM, Michaelsen KF, Tetens I, Sjödin A. Measure of sleep and physical activity by a single accelerometer: can a waist-worn Actigraph adequately measure sleep in children? Sleep and Biological Rhythms 10:328-335, 2012.
  46. Isacco L, Thivel D, Pelle AM, Zouhal H, Duclos M, Duche P, Boisseau N. Oral contraception and energy intake in women: impact on substrate oxidation during exercise. Applied Physiology, Nutrition and Metabolism 37(4):646-56, 2012.
  47. Janssen I, Shields M, Craig CL, Tremblay MS. Changes in the obesity phenotype within Canadian children and adults, 1981 to 2007-2009. Obesity 20:916-919, 2012.
  48. Janssen I, Carson V, Lee I, Katzmarzyk PT, Blair SN. Years of life gained due to leisure-time physical activity in the U.S. American Journal of Preventative Medicine 44(1):23-29, 2012.
  49. Klingenberg L, Chaput JP, Holmbäck U, Jennum P, Astrup A, Sjödin AM. Sleep restriction is not associated with a positive energy balance in adolescent boys. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition 96:240-248, 2012.
  50. Klingenberg L, Sjödin A, Holmbäck U, Astrup A, Chaput JP. Short sleep duration and its association with energy metabolism. Obesity Reviews 13:565-577, 2012.
  51. Larouche R, Saunders T. Can active school transport prevent overweight and obesity in children and youth? Health Science Inquiry 3:64-65, 2012.
  52. Larouche R, Laurencelle L, Shephard RJ, Trudeau F. Life transitions in the waning of physical activity from childhood to adult life in the Trois-Rivières study. Journal of Physical Activity and Health 9(4):516-524, 2012.
  53. Larouche R, Abbott R. Promoting car driving safety behaviours should not stigmatize cycling as an alternative mode of transportation. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health 36(2):193-194, 2012.
  54. LeBlanc AG, Spence JC, Carson V, Connor Gorber S, Dillman C, Janssen I, Kho ME, Stearns J, Timmons BW, Tremblay MS. Systematic review of sedentary behaviour and health indicators in the early years (aged 0-4 years). Applied Physiology, Nutrition and Metabolism 37:753-772, 2012.
  55. Longmuir PE, Banks L, McCrindle BW. Cross-sectional study of motor development among children after the Fontan procedure. Cardiology in the Young 22:443-450, 2012.
  56. Mofidi A, Ferraro ZM, Stewart KA, Tulk H, Duncan AM, Robinson LE, Graham TE. The acute impact of ingestion of sourdough and whole-grain breads on blood glucose, insulin and incretins in overweight and obese men. Journal of Nutrition and Metabolism 2012:184710. Epub Feb 28.
  57. Moffat M, Hegenscheidt S, Ng S, Reid D, Rotem-Lehrer N, Tremblay MS. Evidence-based exercise prescription: raising the standard of delivery. International Musculoskeletal Medicine 34(1):21-36, 2012.
  58. Onywera V, Adamo KB, Sheel AW, Waudo J, Boit M, Tremblay MS. Emerging evidence of the physical activity transition in Kenya. Journal of Physical Activity and Health 9:554-562, 2012.
  59. Peeters C, Marchand H, Tulloch H, Sigal RJ, Goldfield GS, Hadjiyannakis S, Kenny GP. Perceived Facilitators, barriers, and changes in a randomized controlled exercise trial for overweight and obese youth: A Qualitative inquiry. Journal of Physical Activity & Health 9(5): 650-660, 2012.
  60. Peyrot N, Thivel D, Isacco L, Morin JB, Belli A, Duche P. Why does walking economy improve after weight loss in obese adolescents? Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise 44(4):659-65, 2012.
  61. Prince SA, Kristjansson EA, Russell K, Billette J-M, Sawada M, Ali A, Tremblay MS, Prud’homme D. Relationships between neighbourhoods, physical activity and obesity: A multilevel analysis of built and social environments in a large Canadian city. Obesity 20(10):2093-2100, 2012.
  62. Rowe G, Tremblay MS, Manuel DG. Can we make time for physical activity? Simulating effects of daily physical activity on mortality. Epidemiology Research International 2012(304937):1-10, 2012.
  63. Saunders TJ, Larouche R, Colley RC, Tremblay MS. Acute sedentary behaviour and markers of cardiometabolic risk: a systematic review of intervention studies. Journal of Nutrition and Metabolism 2012(712435):1-12, 2012. http://www.hindawi.com/journals/jnume/2012/712435/cta/
  64. Saunders TJ, Chaput JP. Is obesity prevention as simple as turning off the TV and having a nap? British Journal of Nutrition 108:946-947, 2012.
  65. Saunders TJ, A Palobella, KA McGuire, P Janiszewski, JP Després, R Ross.  Acute exercise increases adiponectin levels in abdominally obese men. Journal of Nutrition and Metabolism 148729, 2012.
  66. Shields M, Tremblay MS, Connor Gorber S, Janssen I. Abdominal obesity and cardiovascular disease risk factors within body mass index categories. Health Reports 23(2):7-16, 2012.
  67. Shields M, Tremblay MS, Connor Gorber S, Janssen I. Measures of abdominal obesity within body mass index categories, 1981 to 2007-2009. Health Reports 23(2):33-38, 2012.
  68. Stieber N, Gilmour S, Morra A, Rainbow J, Robitaille S, Van Arsdell G, McCrindle BW, Gibson BE, Longmuir PE. Feasibility of improving motor development of toddlers with congenital heart defects using a home-based intervention. Pediatric Cardiology 33(4):521-532, 2012.
  69. Takken T, Giardini A, Reybrouck T, Gewillig M, Hovels-Gurich HH, Longmuir PE, McCrindle BW, Paridon SM, Hager A.  Recommendations for Physical Activity, Recreation Sport and Exercise Training in Pediatric Patients with Congenital Heart Disease: A report from the Exercise, Basic & Translational Research Section of the European Association of Cardiovascular Prevention and Rehabilitation, the European Congenital Heart and Lung Exercise Group, and the Association for European Paediatric Cardiology. European Journal of Preventive Cardiology 19(5):1034-1065, 2012.
  70. Thivel D, Duché P, Morio B. Discussion of “overweight and obese boys reduce food intake in response to a glucose drink but fail to increase intake in response to exercise of short duration”. Applied Physiology, Nutrition and Metabolism 37(5):1014-5, 2012.
  71. Thivel D, Blundell JE, Duché P, Morio B. Acute exercise and subsequent nutritional adaptations: what about obese youths? Sports Medicine 1:42(7):607-13, 2012.
  72. Thivel D, Isacco L, Montaurier C, Boirie Y, Duché P, Morio B. The 24-h energy intake of obese adolescents is spontaneously reduced after intensive exercise: a randomized controlled trial in calorimetric chambers. PLoS One 7(1):e29840, 2012.
  73. Timmons BW, LeBlanc AG, Carson V, Connor Gorber S, Dillman C, Janssen I, Kho ME, Spence JC, Stearns J, Tremblay MS. Systematic review of physical activity and health in the early years (aged 0-4 years). Applied Physiology, Nutrition and Metabolism 37:773-792, 2012.
  74. Tremblay A, Chaput JP. Obesity: the allostatic load of weight loss dieting. Physiology and Behavior 106:16-21, 2012.
  75. Tremblay MS. Reply to the Discussion of “Letter to the Editor: Standardized use of the terms sedentary and sedentary behaviours” — Sitting and reclining are different states. Applied Physiology, Nutrition, and Metabolism 37(6):1257, 2012.
  76. Tremblay MS, et al., and Sedentary Behaviour Research Network. Standardized use of the terms “sedentary” and “sedentary behaviours”. Movement & Sport Sciences – Science & Motricité 77:73-76, 2012. DOI 10.1051/sm/2012006 (in both English and French). Also published in the African Journal for Physical, Health Education, Recreation & Dance 18(1):200-204, 2012.
  77. Tremblay MS. Major initiatives related to childhood obesity and physical inactivity in Canada: The year in review. Canadian Journal of Public Health 103(3):164-169, 2012.
  78. Tremblay MS, LeBlanc AG, Carson V, Choquette L, Connor Gorber S, Dillman C, Duggan M, Gordon MJ, Hicks A, Janssen I, Kho ME, Latimer-Cheung A, LeBlanc C, Murumets K, Okely AD, Reilly JJ, Spence JC, Stearns J, Timmons BW. Canadian Physical Activity Guidelines for the Early Years (aged 0-4 years). Applied Physiology, Nutrition and Metabolism 37:345-356, 2012.
  79. Tremblay MS, LeBlanc AG, Carson V, Choquette L, Connor Gorber S, Dillman C, Duggan M, Gordon MJ, Hicks A, Janssen I, Kho ME, Latimer-Cheung A, LeBlanc C, Murumets K, Okely AD, Reilly JJ, Spence JC, Stearns J, Timmons BW. Directives canadiennes en matière d’activité physique pour la petite enfance (enfants âgés de 0 à 4 ans) Applied Physiology, Nutrition and Metabolism 37:357-369, 2012.
  80. Tremblay MS, LeBlanc AG, Carson V, Choquette L, Connor Gorber S, Dillman C, Duggan M, Gordon MJ, Hicks A, Janssen I, Kho ME, Latimer-Cheung A, LeBlanc C, Murumets K, Okely AD, Reilly JJ, Stearns J, Timmons BW, Spence JC. Canadian Sedentary Behaviour Guidelines for the Early Years (aged 0-4 years). Applied Physiology, Nutrition and Metabolism 37:370-380, 2012.
  81. Tremblay MS, LeBlanc AG, Carson V, Choquette L, Connor Gorber S, Dillman C, Duggan M, Gordon MJ, Hicks A, Janssen I, Kho ME, Latimer-Cheung A, LeBlanc C, Murumets K, Okely AD, Reilly JJ, Stearns J, Timmons BW, Spence JC. Directives canadiennes en matière de comportement sédentaire pour la petite enfance (enfants âgés de 0 à 4 ans). Applied Physiology, Nutrition and Metabolism 37:381-391, 2012.

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Figure: Number of peer-reviewed, refereed publications by HALO Research Group from 2006 to 2012. Between 2006 and 2012 there was a 1250% increase in number of publications; between 2011 and 2012, there was a 59% increase.

Non-Peer-Reviewed Publications – 2012

  1. Adamo KB. Evaluation of the “Freggie Fridays” Program (Newsletter).
  2. Adamo KB. Obesity Prevention from Conception: a workshop to guide the development of a pan Canadian trial targeting the gestational period, CSEP Communique; Aug 2012.
  3. Chaput JP. La rentrée universitaire et le gain de poids… est-ce vraiment lié? La Gazette 2012 [online]. Available at: http://www.gazette.uottawa.ca/fr/2012/09/la-rentree-universitaire-et-le-gain-de-poids-est-ce-vraiment-lie/
  4. Chaput JP, Tremblay A. Obesity at an early age and its impact on child development. In: Tremblay RE, Boivin M, Peters RDeV, eds. Encyclopedia on Early Childhood Development [online]. Montreal, Quebec: Centre of Excellence for Early Childhood Development and Strategic Knowledge Cluster on Early Child Development; 2012: 1-8. Available at: http://www.child-encyclopedia.com/documents/Chaput-TremblayANGxp2.pdf
  5. Colley RC, Barnes JD, Tremblay MS (Active Healthy Kids Canada). Is Active Play Extinct? – Canada’s Report Card on Physical Activity for Children & Youth. Toronto: Active Healthy Kids Canada, 2012.
  6. Colley RC.  Canadian Physical Activity and Sport Data: Matrix of Surveillance Needs and Existing Data Sources. Report Submitted to the Public Health Agency of Canada, 2012.
  7. Ferraro ZM. Power of prevention in the early years. Hospital News – Canada’s Healthcare newspaper, 2012. http://www.hospitalnews.com/power-of-prevention-in-the-early-years/
  8. Ferraro ZM. Natural (re)connections: how outdoor play and community greenness improve childhood physical activity levels. Active Healthy Kids Canada. Canada’s Annual Report Card on Physical Activity for Children and Youth (Nature and physical activity section), 2012.
  9. Larouche R, Faulkner GEJ, Tremblay MS. Toward a FITT formula for quantifying active school transport. [e-letter] Pediatrics. 2012 http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/130/2/e296.abstract/reply#pediatrics_el_54575
  10. Neiderer I, Chaput JP, Johnson R, Nicklas T, Provencher V. Emerging perspectives on cardiometabolic health. Proceedings of the 11th Annual Nutrition and Health Symposium. Medical Post 2012: 1-4.
  11. Prince S. Morbidity and Mortality in Ottawa, 2012. Ottawa, ON: Ottawa Public Health, 2012.
  12. Prince S, Butler LA, Russell K, Ali A. Healthy Eating, Active Living, Health Weights, 2012. Ottawa, ON: Ottawa Public Health, 2012.
  13. Prince S, Willmore J, Ali A. Healthy Eating, Active Living and Body Image among Youth. Ottawa, ON: Ottawa Public Health, 2012.
  14. Prince S, Willmore J, Ali A. Mental Health, School Climate and Bullying among Youth. Ottawa, ON: Ottawa Public Health, 2012.
  15. Prince S, Willmore J, Ali A. Youth Tobacco Use. Ottawa, ON: Ottawa Public Health, 2012.
  16. Prince S, Willmore J, Ali A. Gambling among Youth. Ottawa, ON: Ottawa Public Health, 2012.

Published Abstracts – 2012

In recognition of all the great work done by all HALO students and staff (some of which may have occurred outside of HALO) this report includes all abstracts from 2012.

  1. Adamo KB,  Colapinto C,  Harvey A, Grattan K, Barrowman N, Goldfield GS. Evaluation of “Freggie Friday” program to promote fruit and vegetable consumption in Canadian elementary school-aged children. Archives of Disease in Childhood 97 (Suppl. 2):A409, 2012.
  2. Adamo KB, Harvey A, Grattan K, Goldfield GS. Evaluation of “Freggie Friday” program to promote fruit and   vegetable consumption in Canadian elementary school-aged children. Poster presentation at the 4th Congress of the European Academy of Pediatrics (Istanbul, Turkey), 2012.
  3. Alberga AS, Prud’homme D, Kenny GP, Goldfield GS, Hadjiyannakis S, Malcolm J, Sigal RJ.  Do Canadian Obese Adolescents who Meet the Screen Time Guidelines Have a Better Metabolic Profile than those who Do Not Meet the Guidelines? Canadian Journal of Diabetes 36 (Suppl2):236, 2012.
  4. Barnes JD, Colley RC, Borghese M, Janson K, Fink A, Tremblay MS on behalf of the Active Healthy Kids Canada Research Work Group. Results from the Active Healthy Kids Canada 2012 Report Card on Physical Activity for Children and Youth. Applied Physiology, Nutrition, and Metabolism 37(suppl 1):S20, 2012.
  5. Barnes JD, Colley RC, Tremblay MS. Results and recommendations from The 2011 Active Healthy Kids Canada Report Card on Physical Activity for Children and Youth. Proceedings of the International Conference on Diet and Activity Methods (Rome, Italy), 2012.
  6. Barnes JDColley RC, Rodriguez MP, Lopez Taylor J, Tremblay MS. Adapting a Canadian process for the synthesis and translation of physical activity knowledge in Mexico: The Mexican Report Card on Physical Activity for Children and Youth. Proceedings of the International Conference on Diet and Activity Methods (Rome, Italy), 2012.
  7. Borghese MColley RC, Lloyd M. Self-efficacy is an important factor in the physical activity levels of 8 to 10 year old children. North American Society for Paediatric Exercise Medicine 2012 Biannual Conference (Philadelphia), 2012.
  8. Cameron JD, GS Goldfield, E Doucet.  Deprivation by diet alone or by aerobic exercise alone: how modality of acute intervention can differentially impact olfaction, palatability, and ad libitum feeding. Obesity Facts (Suppl. 1):113-155. 2012
  9. Carson V, Tremblay MS, Spence JC, Timmons BW, Janssen I. Adherence to the Canadian Sedentary Behaviour Guidelines for the Early Years (aged 0-4 years) among children from Kingston, Ontario. Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport 15(6 Suppl.):355, 2012.
  10. Chaput JP, Doyon CY, McNeil J, Doucet E, Tremblay A. Insufficient sleep is not associated with a greater adaptive reduction in thermogenesis during weight loss in adults. Obesity 20 (Suppl. 1):110, 2012.
  11. Chaput JP, McNeil J, Després JP, Bouchard C, Tremblay A. Short sleep duration is associated with greater alcohol consumption in adults. Obesity 20 (Suppl. 1):233, 2012.
  12. Chaput JP, Tremblay A. Sleeping habits predict the magnitude of fat loss in adults exposed to moderate caloric restriction. Obesity Facts 5 (Suppl. 1):39, 2012.
  13. Chaput JP, Després JP, Bouchard C, Tremblay A. Short sleep duration preferentially increases abdominal adiposity in adults. Obesity Facts 5 (Suppl. 1):73, 2012.
  14. Colley RC, Garriguet D, Wong SLJanssen I, Tremblay MS. Patterns of Sedentary Behaviour and Physical Activity across the Day and Week in Children and Youth. Proceedings of the International Society of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity Conference (Austin, Texas), 2012.
  15. Colley RC, Wong SL, Garriguet D, Janssen I, Connor Gorber S, Tremblay MS. Comparing parent-report and directly measured physical activity, sedentary behaviour and sleep in Canadian children and their association with health. Proceedings of the International Conference on Diet and Activity Methods (Rome, Italy), 2012.
  16. Colley RC, Barnes J, Leblanc A, Borghese M, Boyer C, Tremblay MS. Validity of the PiezoTM pedometer during treadmill walking and running. Proceedings of the International Conference on Diet and Activity Methods (Rome, Italy), 2012.
  17. Colley RC, Garriguet D, Janssen I, Saunders T, Carson V, Wong SL, Tremblay MS. The pattern and timing of sedentary behaviour are related to body mass index in boys but not girls. Proceedings of the International Conference on Diet and Activity Methods (Rome, Italy), 2012.
  18. Colley RC, Janssen I, Tremblay MS. Step count target to measure adherence to physical activity guidelines in children. Proceedings of the International Conference on Diet and Activity Methods (Rome, Italy), 2012.
  19. Colley RC, Barnes JD, Fink A, Tremblay MS. Focus on After School: The 2011 Active Healthy Kids Canada Report Card on Physical Activity for Children and Youth. Proceedings of the CDPAC Conference (Ottawa), 2012.
  20. Ferraro ZM, Qiu Q, Gruslin, A, Adamo KB. Umbilical cord serum insulin−like growth factor binding protein−4 expression is decreased in normoglycemic obese pregnant women at term. Reproductive Sciences 19(3) supplement, 2012.
  21. Ferraro ZM, Qiu Q, Gruslin, A, Adamo KB. Umbilical cord serum insulin−like growth factor binding protein−4 expression is decreased in normoglycemic obese pregnant women at term. Society for Gynaecological Investigators (San Diego, California), 2012.
  22. Gainforth HL, Berry T, Craig C, Faulkner G, Rhodes R, Spence J. Tremblay M, Latimer AE. Evaluating the uptake of Canada’s new Physical Activity Guidelines. Annals of Behavioral Medicine 43(1):S276, 2012.
  23. Garriguet D, Colley RC. Daily patterns of physical activity participation in Canadians. Proceedings of the International Conference on Diet and Activity Methods (Rome, Italy), 2012.
  24. Garriguet D, Colley RC, Janssen I, Connor Gorber S, Tremblay MS. Comparing self-reported and directly measured physical activity, sedentary behaviour and sleep in Canadian adults and their association with health. Proceedings of the International Conference on Diet and Activity Methods (Rome, Italy), 2012.
  25. Goldfield GS, Harvey A, Grattan K, Colley RC, Alberga A, Ferraro ZM, Temple VA, Naylor PJ, Barrowman N, Adamo KB. The Preschoolers Activity Trial: A Randomized Controlled Trial of Physical Activity in The Early Years. Archives of Disease in Childhood 97 (Suppl. 2):A114, 2012.
  26. Goldfield GSHarvey A, Grattan K, Colley RC, Alberga AS, Ferraro ZM, Temple VA, Naylor PJ, Barrowman N, Adamo KB. The Preschoolers Activity Trial (PAT): A Randomized Controlled Trial of Physical Activity Intervention in the Early Years. 4th Congress of the European Academy of Pediatrics (Istanbul, Turkey), 2012.
  27. Hjorth MF, Chaput JP, Damsgaard CT, Dalskov SM, Astrup A, Michaelsen KF, Tetens I, Sjödin AM. Contribution of physical activity, sedentary time, sleep and cardio-respiratory fitness to the metabolic syndrome score in Danish children. Obesity 20 (Suppl. 1):245, 2012.
  28. Hjorth MF, Chaput JP, Dalskov SM, Astrup A, Michaelsen KF, Tetens I, Sjödin A. Contribution of physical activity, sedentary time, sleep and cardio-respiratory fitness as risk factors for overweight and obesity in Danish children. Obesity Facts 5 (Suppl. 1):263, 2012.
  29. Katzmarzyk PT, Church TS, Chaput JP, Kurpad A, Lambert EV, Maia J, Matsudo V, Olds T, Onywera V, Sarmiento OL, Standage M, Tremblay MS, Tudor-Locke C, Zhao P. The International Study of Childhood Obesity, Lifestyle and the Environment.  Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport 15 (Suppl. 6):62, 2012.
  30. LeBlanc AGChaput JP, McFarlane A, Colley RCThivel D, Biddle SJ, Maddison R, Baranowski T, Leatherdale ST, Tremblay MS. Systematic review on the relationship between active video games and health indicators in children and youth (aged 0−17 years). Applied Physiology, Nutrition, and Metabolism 37 (Suppl. 1):S20-21, 2012.
  31. Longmuir PE. Games, Arts and Crafts as Research Methods: Enabling Young Children to Speak for Themselves. Canadian Journal of Cardiology 28(5):S101-S102, 2012.
  32. Longmuir PE. Childhood Physical Activity After Fontan: Contradictory Recommendations and Limited Evidence. Canadian Journal of Cardiology 28(5):S100-S101, 2012.
  33. Murumets K, Costas Bradstreet C, Dampier D, Antunes E, Spence JC, Tremblay MS. Sports Day in Canada: A national celebration of Sport. Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport 15(6 Suppl.):200, 2012.
  34. Murumets K, Costas Bradstreet C, Berry T, Craig CL, Deshpande S, Faulkner G, Latimer A, Rhodes R, Spence JC, Tremblay MS. Think Again: social marketing campaign. Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport 15(6 Suppl.):233, 2012.
  35. Murumets K, Costas Bradstreet C, Down J, Duggan M, Gabbani F, Grantham A, Grundy S, Spence JC, Tremblay MS. Active Canada 20/20 – Past, Present and Future. Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport 15(6 Suppl.):289, 2012.
  36. Onywera VO,Héroux M, Jáuregui Ulloa E, Adamo KB, López Taylor J, Janssen I, Tremblay MS. Adiposity and physical activity among children in countries at different stages of the physical activity transition: Canada, Mexico and Kenya. World Congress on Public Health (Addis Ababa, Ethiopia), 2012.
  37. Saunders TJChaput JP, Goldfield GSColley RC, Kenny G, Doucet E, Tremblay MS. Effects of prolonged sitting and physical activity on markers of cardiometabolic risk in healthy children and youth: a pilot study. Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport 15 (Suppl. 6):92, 2012.
  38. Saunders TJLarouche RColley RCTremblay MS. Acute sedentary behaviour and markers of cardiometabolic risk: A systematic review of intervention studies. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise 44(5 suppl.):S664, 2012.
  39. Tremblay MSLeBlanc ACarson V, Connor Gorber S, Duggan M, Janssen I, Kho M, Murumets K, Spence J, Timmons B. Development and launch of the Canadian Physical Activity Guidelines for the Early Years. Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport 15(6 Suppl.):356-357, 2012.
  40. Tremblay MSLeBlanc ACarson V, Connor Gorber S, Duggan M, Janssen I, Kho M, Murumets K, Timmons B, Spence J. Development and launch of the Canadian Sedentary Behaviour Guidelines for the Early Years. Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport 15(6 Suppl.):357, 2012.

 2013AbstractsGraph

Figure: Number of published abstracts by HALO Research Group from 2006 to 2012.  Between 2006 and 2012 there was a 400% increase in the number of published abstracts; between 2011 and 2012, there was a 3% increase.

Book Chapters

  1. Chaput JP, Shields M, Tremblay MS. Statistics in Childhood Obesity. In N. Balakrishnan (Ed.) Handbook of Behavioral and Social Sciences. John Wiley & Sons, Newark, N.J. p. 385-399, 2012.
  2. Larouche, R. (2012). The environmental and population health benefits of active transport: A review. In G. Liu (Ed.) Greenhouse Gases – Emissions, Measurement and Management, pp. 313-340. InTech: Rijeka, Croatia. http://cdn.intechopen.com/pdfs/32358/InTech-The_environmental_and_population_health_benefits_of_active_transport_a_review.pdf
  3. Tremblay MS, Haskell WL. From Science to Physical Activity Guidelines. In C. Bouchard, S.N. Blair and W.L. Haskell (Eds.), Physical Activity and Health, 2nd Edition. Human Kinetics Publishers. p. 359-378, 2012.

Conference and Invited Presentations – 2012

  1. Adamo KB, Harvey A, Grattan K, Goldfield GS. Evaluation of “Freggie Friday” program to promote fruit and   vegetable consumption in Canadian elementary school-aged children. 4th Congress of the European Academy of Pediatrics (Istanbul, Turkey), 2012.
  2. Adamo KB. Pregnancy- a critical period for intervention. Canadian Perinatal Program Coalition meeting (Ottawa), 2012.
  3. Adamo KB. Pregnancy – the importance of gestational weight gain as a target for intervention. CIHR team planning meeting (Halifax, NS). 2012.
  4. Adamo KB. Power of Obesity Prevention in the Early Years. University of Heart Institute Prevention and Rehabilitation Centre Rounds (Ottawa), 2012.
  5. Adamo KB. Child Obesity: how big is the problem, what are the contributors and how do we intervene? 4th Annual Greco Gives Back Gala for the Foundation to Fight Obesity in Children (Ottawa), 2012.
  6. Adamo KB. Supporting and Promoting Healthy Active Living in children. Health Active Living – Lakeview Public School Parent Information evening (Ottawa), 2012.
  7. Adamo KB, Wilson SL, Ferraro ZM, Hadjiyannakis S, Doucet E, Goldfield GS. Appetite signaling proteins, glucose and appetite sensations in obese adolescents with subclinical binge eating disorder. CHEO Research Day (Ottawa), 2012.
  8. Adamo KB. Obesity Prevention Starts with Mom. High risk antenatal nursing course (Ottawa), 2012.
  9. Adams S, Boyer C, Davey M, Green M, Smeltzer A, Robidoux MA. Comparative Descriptive Analysis of Injury in Competitive Peewee and Bantam Hockey in Ontario and Quebec. The Hockey Conference “Putting it on Ice III” (Halifax), 2012.
  10. Alberga AS, Prud’homme D, Kenny GP, Goldfield GS, Hadjiyannakis S, Malcolm J, Sigal RJ.  Do Canadian Obese Adolescents who Meet the Screen Time Guidelines Have a Better Metabolic Profile than those who Do Not Meet the Guidelines? 15th Annual Canadian Diabetes Association/ Canadian Society of Endocrinology & Metabolism (Vancouver), 2012.
  11. Alberga AS, Prud’homme D, Kenny GP, Goldfield GS, Hadjiyannakis S, Malcolm J, Sigal RJ. Do Canadian obese adolescents who meet the recommended sedentary behavior guidelines have higher resting metabolism and fitness? International Congress on Physical Activity and Public Health in Sydney (Australia), 2012.
  12. Alberga AS, Prud’homme D, Goldfield GS, Kenny GP, Sigal RJ. Top 10 practical lessons learned from physical activity interventions with children and adolescents. 3rd Canadian Obesity Student Meeting (Alberta), 2012.
  13. Barnes JD, Colley RC, Borghese M, Janson K, Fink A, Tremblay MS on behalf of the Active Healthy Kids Canada Research Work Group. Results from the Active Healthy Kids Canada 2012 Report Card on Physical Activity for Children and Youth. Canadian Society for Exercise Physiology Annual Scientific Conference (Regina), 2012.
  14. Barnes J, Colley RC, Tremblay MS. Results and recommendations from the 2011 Active Healthy Kids Canada Report Card on Physical Activity for Children and Youth. 8th International Conference on Diet and Activity Methods (Rome, Italy), 2012.
  15. Barnes J, Colley RC, Rodriguez MP, Lopez Taylor J, Tremblay MS. Adapting a Canadian process for the synthesis and translation of physical activity knowledge in Mexico: The Mexican Report Card on Physical Activity for Children and Youth. 8th International Conference on Diet and Activity Methods (Rome, Italy), 2012.  
  16. Belanger K, Breithaupt P, Ferraro ZM, Barrowman N, Rutherford J, Hadjiyannakis S, Colley RC, Adamo KB. Do obese children perceive submaximal and maximal exertion differently? 5th Annual CHEO Research Day (Ottawa), 2012.
  17. Boyer CMcFarlane A, McClelland K, Barnes J, Borghese M, Larouche R, Saunders T, LeBlanc A, Hospod AM, Tremblay MS, Longmuir PE. Children’s physical activity self-efficacy is related to physical fitness, motor skill and perceived social support. North American Society for Pediatric Exercise Medicine (Philadelphia, PA), 2012.
  18. Bremer E, Saunders T, Lloyd M, Tremblay M. A 20-year Follow-up of physical activity in children with and without movement difficulties. North American Federation of Adapted Physical Activity Conference (Alabama), 2012.
  19. Brett KE. Exploring the impact of maternal obesity and exercise on placental fatty acid transporter expression. 4th Annual Human Kinetics Gradual Student Conference, University of Ottawa (Ottawa), 2012.
  20. Brett KE. A healthy start: nutrition and physical activity during pregnancy. Presented to APA2121: Nutrition and Health. University of Ottawa, Human Kinetics (Ottawa), 2012.
  21. Brett K, Breithaupt P, Ferraro ZM, Barrowman N, Rutherford J, Hadjiyannakis S, Colley RC, Adamo KB. Do obese children perceive submaximal and maximal exertion differently? CHEO Research Day (Ottawa), 2012.
  22. Buchholz A. Invited speaker. Lessons Learned from the Field of Eating Disorders. Hot Topic conference: Obesity and Mental Health. Hosted by IASO, CON and CAMH (Toronto), 2012.
  23. Buchholz A. Invited speaker. Guiding Principles to Working with Children and their Families. Pediatric Weight Management in Focus Workshop (Canadian Obesity Network – TROPIC) (Vancouver), 2012
  24. Carson V, Tremblay MS, Spence JC, Timmons BW, Janssen I. Adherence to the Canadian Sedentary Behaviour Guidelines for the Early Years (aged 0-4 years) among children from Kingston, Ontario. International Congress on Physical Activity and Public Health (Sydney, Australia), 2012.
  25. Chaput JP. L’obésité en 2012: comment faire face au problème? Mini Medical School, University of Ottawa (Ottawa), 2012.
  26. Chaput JP, LeBlanc AG, Cowie-Bonne J. Active Healthy Kids Canada’s Position on Active Video Games, Information webinar to introduce the first Position Stand by Active Healthy Kids Canada (Ottawa), 2012.
  27. Chaput JP. The Freshman 15: fact or fiction? Canadian Obesity Network-Students & New Professionals (CON-SNP) University of Ottawa Chapter, University of Ottawa, (Ottawa), 2012.
  28. Chaput JP. Insufficient sleep as a contributor to obesity and metabolic comorbidities. American Heart Association Annual Conference (Los Angeles, CA), 2012.
  29. Chaput JP. Physical inactivity and sedentary behaviours: action is needed! The Conference Board of Canada’s Centre for Chronic Disease Prevention and Management Meeting (Ottawa), 2012.
  30. Chaput JP. Beyond inactivity and unhealthy diet: how should we address obesity in 2012? Target Meeting’s Nutrition & Obesity Online Symposium (Houston, TX), 2012.
  31. Chaput JP. L’édition 2012 du Bulletin de l’activité physique chez les jeunes de Jeunes en forme Canada. Healthy Eating Physical Activity Coalition of New Brunswick (Moncton), 2012.
  32. Chaput JP. Jeux vidéo, ordinateurs et obésité. 3rd Annual Symposium on Cardiovascular Prevention in Youth (Montreal), 2012.
  33. Chaput JP. Sleeping habits predict the magnitude of fat loss in adults exposed to moderate caloric restriction. European Congress on Obesity (Lyon, France), 2012.
  34. Chaput JP. Evidence supporting the critical role of sleep in health. Workshop titled “Stop Dreaming! Integrating Pediatric Sleep into Health and Education Systems: Rationale, Barriers, and Facilitators” (Montreal), 2012.
  35. Chaput JP. Beyond inactivity and unhealthy diet: how do we address obesity in 2012? Perth & Smiths Falls District Hospital (Perth), 2012.
  36. Chaput JP. Au-delà de la sédentarité et de la malbouffe: comment prévenir l’obésité en 2012? CIHR Café Scientifique titled “L’obésité, un enjeu de taille!”, Université du Québec en Outaouais (Gatineau), 2012.
  37. Chaput JP. Élaboration des directives canadiennes en matière d’activité physique et de comportement sédentaire pour la petite enfance (enfants âgés de 0 à 4 ans). Information webinar to present the development of the new Canadian Physical Activity and Sedentary Behaviour Guidelines for the Early Years, (Ottawa) 2012.
  38. Chaput JP. Aborder l’obésité juvénile dans un milieu Clinique. CALIBRATE Workshop (Moncton), 2012.
  39. Chaput JP. Obesity: from prevention to promoting healthy weights. Chronic Disease Prevention Alliance of Canada (CDPAC) Fourth Pan-Canadian Conference (Ottawa, Canada), 2012.
  40. Chaput JP. Longer sleep duration associates with lower adiposity gain in adult short sleepers . CIHR’s Institute of Nutrition, Metabolism and Diabetes (INMD) New Investigator Meeting (Niagara-on-the-Lake), 2012.
  41. Chaput JP. Increasing physical activity or decreasing sedentary behaviour: independent associations with adiposity in children. 4th Conference on Recent Advances in the Prevention and Management of Childhood & Adolescent Obesity (Halifax), 2012.
  42. Chaput JP. Insufficient sleep is not associated with a greater adaptive reduction in thermogenesis during weight loss in adults. The Obesity Society Annual Scientific Meeting (San Antonio, TX), 2012.
  43. Chaput JP. Short sleep duration is associated with greater alcohol consumption in adults. The Obesity Society Annual Scientific Meeting (San Antonio, TX), 2012.
  44. Chaput JP. Short sleep duration preferentially increases abdominal adiposity in adults.  European Congress on Obesity (Lyon, France), 2012.
  45. Colapinto CK, Tremblay MS, Aufreiter S, O’Connor DL. An international comparison of Canadian and American red blood cell folate status to inform folic acid fortification and supplementation policy CHEO Research Day (Ottawa), 2012.
  46. Colley R, Garriguet D, Wong S, Janssen I, Tremblay MS. Patterns of sedentary behaviour and physical activity across the day and week in children and youth. International Society for Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity Annual Scientific Conference (Austin, Texas), 2012.
  47. Colley RC, Garriguet D, Janssen I, Saunders T, Carson V, Wong SL, Tremblay MS. The pattern and timing of sedentary behaviour are related to body mass index in boys but not girls. 8th International Conference on Diet and Activity Methods (Rome, Italy), 2012.
  48. Colley RC, Barnes J, LeBlanc A, Borghese M, Boyer CTremblay MS. Validity of the PiezoTM pedometer during treadmill walking and running. 8th International Conference on Diet and Activity Methods (Rome, Italy), 2012.
  49. Colley RC, Janssen I, Tremblay MS. Step count target to measure adherence to physical activity guidelines in children. 8th International Conference on Diet and Activity Methods (Rome, Italy), 2012.
  50. Colley RC, Wong SL, Garriguet D, Janssen I, Connor Gorber S, Tremblay MS. Physical activity, sedentary behaviour and sleep in Canadian children: A comparison between parent-report and direct measures and their relative association with health. 8th International Conference on Diet and Activity Methods (Rome, Italy), 2012.
  51. Colley RC, Barnes J, Fink A, Tremblay MS. Focus on After School: The 2011 Active Healthy Kids Canada Report Card on Physical Activity for Children and Youth. Chronic Disease Prevention Alliance of Canada Conference (Ottawa), 2012.
  52. Colley RC. “Physical Activity in Canadian Children and Adults”. Canadian Forces (Ottawa), 2012.
  53. Colley RC. “Patterns of Sedentary Behaviour and Physical Activity across the Day and Week in Children and Youth”. International Society of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity Conference (Austin, Texas), 2012.
  54. Colley RC. “Grad School, Now What”. University of Ottawa Human Kinetics Graduate Student Conference (Ottawa), 2012.
  55. Duggan M, Costas-Bradstreet C, Grundy S, Grantham A, Down J, Gabbani F, Tremblay MS. Active Canada 20/20: A Physical Activity Strategy and Change Agenda for Canada — Creating a Culture of an Active Nation. Chronic Disease Prevention Alliance of Canada Conference (Ottawa), 2012.
  56. Duggan M, Costas-Bradstreet C, Down J, Grantham A, Grundy S, Gabbani F, Tremblay MS, on behalf of the ParticipACTION Advisory Groups and physical activity community. Active Canada 20/20: Physical activity strategy and change agenda for Canada – creating a culture of an active nation. Canadian Sport 4 Life Conference (Ottawa), 2012.
  57. Ferraro ZM, Qiu Q, Gruslin, A, Adamo KB. Umbilical cord serum insulin−like growth factor binding protein−4 expression is decreased in normoglycemic obese pregnant women at term. Society for Gynaecological Investigators (San Diego, California), 2012.
  58. Ferraro ZM. Preschoolers Activity Trial – Daycare provider workshop. Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario. (Ottawa), 2012.
  59. Ferraro ZM. Maternal obesity and altered expression of umbilical cord insulin-like growth factor binding protein-4: Implications for fetal programming? CIHR Sherbrooke-Ottawa-Montreal Emerging Team (SOMET) Annual Research Day (Montreal), 2012.
  60. Ferraro ZM, Qiu Q, Gruslin A, Adamo KB. Characterization of the insulin-like growth factor axis in term pregnancies complicated by maternal obesity. CHEO Research Day (Ottawa), 2012.
  61. Flament MF, Hill EM, Buchholz A, Henderson K, Goldfield GS. Internalization of the thin and muscular body ideal and disordered eating in adolescence: The mediation effects of body esteem. International Association for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Allied Professions (IACAPAP) (Paris, France), 2012.
  62. Fu M, Henderson K, Obeid N, Maras D, Mossière A, Spettigue W, Norris M. The utility of a clinician-rated measure in an intensive pediatric eating disorder program. 5th Annual CHEO Research Day (Ottawa), 2012.
  63. Gainforth HL, Berry T, Craig C, Faulkner G, Rhodes R, Spence J, Tremblay MS, Latimer AE. Evaluating the uptake of Canada’s new Physical Activity Guidelines. Society of Behavioral Medicine Conference (New Orleans), 2012.
  64. Galaviz KI, Tremblay MS, Colley R, Jauregui E, López y Taylor J, Janssen I. Physical activity vs. cardiorespiratory fitness: which one is a stronger predictor of obesity in Mexican children? Global Health Research Initiative International Symposium (Ottawa), 2012.
  65. Garriguet D, Colley RC, Janssen I, Connor Gorber S, Tremblay MS. Physical activity, sedentary behaviour and sleep in Canadian teens and adults: A comparison between self-report and direct measures and their relative association with health. 8th International Conference on Diet and Activity Methods (Rome, Italy), 2012.
  66. Goldfield GS, Harvey A, Grattan K, Colley RC, Alberga AS, Ferraro ZM, Temple VA, Naylor PJ, Barrowman N, Adamo KB. The Preschoolers Activity Trial (PAT): A Randomized Controlled Trial of Physical Activity Intervention in the Early Years. 4th Congress of the European Academy of Pediatrics in Istanbul (Turkey), 2012.
  67. Goldfield, GS., Childhood Obesity in the 21st Century: Trends, Psychological Consequences and what we can do about it.  Ottawa Academy of Psychologists General Annual Meeting (Ottawa), 2012.
  68. Hadjiyannakis S, Buchholz A, Rutherford J, Aylett A. CALIBRATE: Calibrating Early Lifestyles to Manage Obesity. A Health and Education Practitioner Intervention. Interdisciplinary team full-day workshops presented to health practitioners (New Brunswick), 2012.
  69. Hadjiyannakis S, Buchholz A, Rutherford J, Aylett A. CALIBRATE: Calibrating Early Lifestyles to Manage Obesity. Train the Trainer. Interdisciplinary team workshop presented to health practitioners (Eastern Ontario), 2012.
  70. Green M, Adams S, Boyer C, Davey M, Spivoch M, Robidoux MA. Comparing Injury in Youth Ice Hockey With and Without the ‘Head Shot Rule’. North American Society for the Sociology of Sport (New Orleans), 2012.
  71. Henderson KA, Buchholz A, Goldfield GS, Obeid N, Flament MF. Gender effects of coping in adolescents: A mediator relationship between stress and disordered eating. International Association for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Allied Professions (IACAPAP) (Paris, France), 2012.
  72. Henderson K, Obeid N, Buchholz A, Spettigue W, Norris M, Harrison M, Feder S, Mossière A, Maras D. Short-term outcomes of a day treatment program for youth with eating disorders. 3rd Biennial Conference of the Eating Disorder Association of Canada (Halifax), 2012.
  73. Henderson K, Obeid N, Fu M, Maras D, Mossière A, Spettigue W, Norris M. Outcomes of intensive pediatric eating disorder treatment programs using a clinician-rated measure. 3rd Biennial Conference of the Eating Disorder Association of Canada (Halifax), 2012.
  74. Henderson K, Obeid N, Buchholz A, Spettigue W, Norris M, Harrison M, Feder S, Mossière A, Maras D, Fu M. Short-term outcomes of a day treatment program for youth with eating disorders. 5th Annual CHEO Research Day (Ottawa), 2012.
  75. Isacco L, Thivel D, Pelle A, Zouhal H, Duclos M, Duché P, Boisseau N. Oral contraception and energy intake in women: Impact on substrate oxidation during exercise.  17th European Congress on Sport Sciences (Bruges, Belgium), 2012.
  76. Isacco L, Thivel D, Pelle-Meddahi A, Zouhal H, Duclos M, Duché P, Boisseau N. Impact of android to gynoid fat mass ratio on fuel utilization during exercise in normal-weight women.  17th European Congress on Sport Sciences (Bruges, Belgium), 2012.
  77. Katzmarzyk PT, Church TS, Chaput JP, Hu G, Kurpad A, Lambert EV, Maia J, Matsudo V, Olds T, Onywera V, Sarmiento OL, Standage M, Tremblay MS, Tudor-Locke C, Zhao P. The International Study of Childhood Obesity, Lifestyle and the Environment (ISCOLE). International Congress on Physical Activity and Public Health (Sydney, Australia), 2012.
  78. Larouche R, Boyer C, Longmuir PE, McFarlane A, McClelland K, Barnes J, LeBlanc AG, Borghese M, Saunders T, Tremblay MS. Relationship between pedometer-determined physical activity, health-related fitness and motor skills: The Canadian Assessment of Physical Literacy. International Congress on Enhancement of Physical Activity and Motor Skills (Jyvaskyla, Finland), 2012.
  79. Larouche R, Boyer CLongmuir PE, McFarlane A, McClelland K, Barnes J, LeBlanc AG, Borghese M , Saunders T, Tremblay MS. Associations between mode of transport to and from school, physical activity and health-related fitness. North American Society for Pediatric Exercise Medicine (Philadelphia), 2012.
  80. Larouche R, Saunders TJ, Faulkner GEJ, Colley R, Tremblay MS. Cycling to and from school, physical activity, body mass index and cardiovascular fitness: a systematic review. Velo-city Global Conference 2012 (Vancouver), 2012.
  81. LeBlanc AG,. Chaput JP, McFarlane A, Colley RC, Thivel D, Biddle SJ, Maddison R, Baranowski T, Leatherdale ST, Tremblay MS. Active video games and health indicators in children and youth: a systematic review. CHEO Research Day (Ottawa), 2012.
  82. LeBlanc AG, Chaput JP, McFarlane A, Colley RC, Thivel D, Biddle SJ, Maddison R, Baranowski T, Leatherdale ST, Tremblay MS. Systematic review on the relationship between active video games and health indicators in children and youth (aged 0-17 years).  Canadian Society for Exercise Physiology Annual Scientific Conference (Regina), 2012.
  83. LeBlanc A, Timmons B, Carson V, Connor Gorber S, Dillman C, Janssen I, Kho M, Spence J, Stearns J, Tremblay MS. Systematic review of the relationship between physical activity and health in infants, toddlers, and preschoolers. 8th International Conference on Diet and Activity Methods (Rome, Italy), 2012.
  84. LeBlanc A, Spence J, Carson V, Connor Gorber S, Dillman C, Janssen I, Kho M, Stearns J, Timmons B, Tremblay MS. Systematic review of the relationship between sedentary behaviour and health in infants, toddlers, and preschoolers. 8th International Conference on Diet and Activity Methods (Rome, Italy), 2012.
  85. Longmuir PE, Boyer C, McClelland K, McFarlane A, Tremblay MS. Physical activity attitudes and motivation: A fifth component of physical literacy for children 8 to 12 years of age. International Congress on Enhancement of Physical Activity and Motor Skills (Jyvaskyla, Finland), 2012.
  86. Longmuir PE, Boyer C, McClelland K, Tremblay MS. Waist circumference associated with healthy lifestyle knowledge and perceptions. CHEO Research Day (Ottawa), 2012.
  87. Longmuir PE, Boyer C, Barnes J, LeBlanc AG, Borghese M, Larouche R, Saunders T, Grattan K, Muthuri S, Tremblay MS. Canadian Assessment of Physical Literacy reliability and validity: plank torso strength and motor skill obstacle course protocols. North American Society for Pediatric Exercise Medicine (Philadelphia), 2012.
  88. Longmuir P, Boyer C, Barnes J, LeBlanc A, Borghese M, Larouche R, Saunders T, Grattan K, Muthuri S, Tremblay MS. Canadian Assessment of Physical Literacy: Summer 2011 reliability and validity testing. Canadian Sport 4 Life National Summit (Ottawa), 2012.
  89. Longmuir PE. Games, Arts and Crafts as Research Methods: Enabling Young Children to Speak for Themselves. Canadian Cardiovascular Congress (Toronto), 2012.
  90. Longmuir PE. Childhood Physical Activity After Fontan: Contradictory Recommendations and Limited Evidence. Canadian Cardiovascular Congress (Toronto), 2012.
  91. Longmuir PE. Higher Waist Circumference and Body Mass Index Associated with Decreased Knowledge and Negative Perceptions of a Healthy Lifestyle Among Grade 4 to 6 Students and Their Teachers. CHEO Research Day (Ottawa), 2012.
  92. Longmuir PE. Health for Children with Chronic Illnesses and Disabilities Through Physical Activity. CHEO, Ambulatory Care Services Professional Development Session (Ottawa), 2012.
  93. Longmuir PE. Healthier CHEO Kids: Harnessing the Physical and Mental Health Benefits of Exercise and Physical Activity for Children with Chronic Medical Conditions and Disabilities. CHEO Paediatric Grand Rounds (Ottawa), 2012.
  94. Longmuir PE. Physically Active Peer Play: The Health of Children with Heart Problems Depends on It, So Why Doesn’t It Happen. CHEO, Division of Cardiology Lunch and Learn Session (Ottawa), 2012.
  95. Murray M., Henderson KA, Bowker A, Buchholz A, Goldfield G, Obeid N, Birmingham M, Flament MF. Perceived family rigidity and disordered eating behaviors among adolescents: The role of perfectionism. Academy of Eating Disorders (AED). International Conference on Eating Disorders (Austin, Texas), 2012.
  96. Murumets K, Costas Bradstreet C, D. Dampier, E. Antunes, J.C. Spence, M.S. Tremblay. Sports Day in Canada: A national celebration of Sport. International Congress on Physical Activity and Public Health (Sydney, Australia), 2012.
  97. Murumets K, Costas Bradstreet C, Berry T, Craig CL, Deshpande S, Faulkner G, Latimer A, Rhodes R, Spence JC, Tremblay MS. Think Again: social marketing campaign. International Congress on Physical Activity and Public Health (Sydney, Australia), 2012.
  98. Murumets K, Costas Bradstreet C, Down J, Duggan M, Gabbani F, Grantham A, Grundy S, Spence JC, Tremblay MS. Active Canada 20/20 – Past, Present and Future. International Congress on Physical Activity and Public Health (Sydney, Australia), 2012.
  99. Obeid N, Quirk Baillot D, Henderson KA, Buchholz A, Goldfield GS, Godart N, Flament MF.  Prevalence of eating disorders in adolescents: A comparative study between France, the USA and Canada. International Association for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Allied Professions (IACAPAP) (Paris, France), 2012.
  100. Obeid N, Henderson K, Norris M, Maras D, Spettigue W. Predictors of refractory eating disorders in a clinical sample of adolescents. 3rd Biennial Conference of the Eating Disorder Association of Canada (Halifax), 2012.
  101. Obeid N, Henderson K, Lyons J, Norris M, Maras D, Mossière A, Fu M, Spettigue W. Growth trajectories of maintenance variables related to refractory eating disorders in youth. 5th Annual CHEO Research Day (Ottawa), 2012.
  102. Onywera VO, Lopez Taylor J, Janssen I, Tremblay MS. Localizing global strategies to promote physical activity and health: the Kenyan Healthy Active Kids Report Card. Global Health Research Initiative International Symposium (Ottawa), 2012.
  103. Onywera VO,Héroux M, Jáuregui Ulloa E, Adamo KB, López Taylor J, Janssen I, Tremblay MS. Adiposity and physical activity among children in countries at different stages of the physical activity transition: Canada, Mexico and Kenya. World Congress on Public Health (Addis Ababa, Ethiopia), 2012.
  104. Prince SA, Tremblay MS, Prud’homme D, Colley R, Sawada M, Kristjansson EA. Neighbourhood differences in objectively measured physical activity and body mass index. Chronic Disease Prevention Alliance of Canada Conference (Ottawa), 2012
  105. Rutherford J, Aylett A. CHEO Connects: Healthy Lifestyle in Early Adolescence. Ottawa Public Lecture (Ottawa), 2012.
  106. Rutherford J, Aylett A. Looking for success in all the wrong places. National Capital Region YMCA-YWCA Continuing Education Workshop (Ottawa), 2012.
  107. Saunders TJ, Chaput JP, Goldfield G, Colley RC, Kenny G, Doucet E, Tremblay MS. Effects of prolonged sitting and physical activity on markers of cardiometabolic risk in healthy children and youth: a pilot study. International Congress on Physical Activity and Public Health (Sydney, Australia), 2012.
  108. Saunders TJ, Larouche R, Colley RC, Tremblay MS. Acute sedentary behaviour and markers of cardiometabolic risk: A systematic review of intervention studies. 59th Annual American College of Sports Medicine Conference (San Francisco), 2012.
  109. Shields M, Tremblay MS, Connor Gorber S, Janssen I. Measures of abdominal obesity within body mass index categories, 1981 and 2007-2009. 8th International Conference on Diet and Activity Methods (Rome, Italy), 2012.
  110. Shields M, Tremblay MS, Connor Gorber S, Janssen I. Abdominal obesity and cardiovascular disease risk factors within body mass index categories. 8th International Conference on Diet and Activity Methods (Rome, Italy), 2012.
  111. Stephens S, Takken T, Beyene J, Tremblay M, Esliger D, Schneiderman JE, Biggar D, Longmuir P, Wright V, McCrindle B, Abad A, Ignas DM, van der Net J, Feldman BM. Development of disease specific prediction equations for Actical accelerometer in children. North American Society for Pediatric Exercise Medicine (Philadelphia), 2012.
  112. Thivel D, Metz L, Aucouturier J, Carlier S, Morio B, Duché P. Imposed sedentary activity and acute exercise inversely impact obese adolescents’ daily energy balance. 22nd Workshop of the European Congress of Childhood Obesity (Spain), 2012.
  113. Thivel D, Metz L, Aucouturier J, Carlier S, Morio B, Duché P. Intensive exercise and physical inactivity have opposite effect on daily energy intake and energy balance adaptations in obese adolescents. 19th European Congress on Obesity (Lyon, France), 2012.
  114. Timmons B,  LeBlanc A, Carson V, Connor Gorber S, Duggan M, Janssen I, Kho M, Murumets K, Spence J, Tremblay MS. Canadian Physical Activity Guidelines for the Early Years: Process, Product and Purpose. Family Medicine Forum (Toronto), 2012.
  115. Timmons B, LeBlanc A, Carson V, Connor Gorber S, Duggan M, Janssen I, Kho M, Murumets K,  Spence J, Tremblay MS. Canadian Sedentary Behaviour Guidelines for the Early Years: Process, Product and Purpose. Family Medicine Forum (Toronto), 2012.
  116. Tremblay MS. Making movement a movement: an urgent call for action. Strategic Planning Session for the 4th Edition of the Canadian Physical Activity, Fitness and Lifestyle Manual (Ottawa), 2012.
  117. Tremblay MS. Obesity: The inevitable consequence of modern living? University of Ottawa Mini Medical School (Ottawa), 2012.
  118. Tremblay MS. Assessments, Audits, and accountability – strategic use of report cards, guidelines and tests. In Motion Professional Development Workshop (Stratford, ON), 2012.
  119. Tremblay MS. Let`s Think about the Whole Day: Physical Activity, Sedentary Behaviour, NEAT and Sleep. In Motion Professional Development Workshop (Stratford, ON), 2012.
  120. Tremblay MS. Making Movement a Movement: Possible solutions for the childhood inactivity crisis In Motion Professional Development Workshop (Mitchell, ON), 2012.
  121. Tremblay MS. Assessments, Audits, and accountability – strategic use of report cards, guidelines and tests. In Motion Professional Development Workshop (Clinton, ON), 2012.
  122. Tremblay MS. Let`s Think about the Whole Day: Physical Activity, Sedentary Behaviour, NEAT and Sleep. In Motion Professional Development Workshop (Clinton, ON), 2012.
  123. Tremblay MS. Getting Kids Active: the urgent need to raise the bar for healthier generations. Cardel Place “On Your Marks” Community Inspirational Evening (Calgary), 2012.
  124. Tremblay MS. Making Movement a Movement: current issues in Canada. University of Guelph, Department of Family Relations and Applied Nutrition (Guelph), 2012.
  125. Tremblay MS. Plugging into Children’s Health: Promoting Healthy Lifestyles in a Digital World. Harshman Lecture, University of Guelph (Guelph), 2012.
  126. Tremblay MS. Sitting, physical activity and health in children and young people. International Congress on Physical Activity and Public Health (Sydney Australia), 2012.
  127. Tremblay MS, LeBlanc A, Carson V, Connor Gorber S, Duggan M, Janssen I, Kho M, Murumets K, Spence J, Timmons B. Development and launch of the Canadian Physical Activity Guidelines for the Early Years. International Congress on Physical Activity and Public Health (Sydney, Australia), 2012.
  128. Tremblay MS, LeBlanc A, Carson V, Connor Gorber S, Duggan M, Janssen I, Kho M, Murumets K, Timmons B, Spence J. Development and launch of the Canadian Sedentary Behaviour Guidelines for the Early Years. International Congress on Physical Activity and Public Health (Sydney, Australia), 2012.
  129. Tremblay MS, Longmuir PE. Introducing the Canadian Assessment of Physical Literacy: background, methods, results and future studies. International Congress on Enhancement of Physical Activity and Motor Skills (Jyvaskyla, Finland), 2012.
  130. Tremblay MS. Making Movement a Movement. School of Education, Laurentian University (Sudbury), 2012.
  131. Tremblay MS. Promoting Physical Literacy in Primary Grades: Why, What and How? Rainbow District School Board Teachers (Sudbury), 2012.
  132. Tremblay MS. Hot Topics in Physical Activity: A View through a Canadian lens. School of Human Kinetics, Laurentian University (Sudbury), 2012.
  133. Tremblay MS. Canadian Early Years Guidelines: Process Overview. Special community symposium (CIHR Café Scientifique) at the Canadian Society for Exercise Physiology Annual Scientific Conference (Regina), 2012.
  134. Tremblay MS. Canada’s Inactive Kids – An Urgent Call for Action. Alberta School Boards Association National Conference (Banff), 2012.
  135. Tremblay MS. Combating Inactivity: Getting People, Places, Processes and Practices Outside the Box. Alberta School Boards Association National Conference (Banff), 2012.
  136. Tremblay MS. Ontario Healthy Kids panel – a view through a healthy active living lens. Ontario Healthy Kids Blue Ribbon Panel (Toronto), 2012.
  137. Tremblay MS. Childhood Obesity and Sedentary Behaviour: What can be done? Cross-sectoral initiatives from Canada. University of Cape Town and the Sport Science Institute of South Africa (Cape Town, South Africa), 2012.
  138. Tremblay MS. The Physical Activity Transition and New Pediatric Public Health Threat of Sedentarism 8th Annual Discovery Vitality Wellness and Fitness Convention (Johannesburg, South Africa), 2012.
  139. Tremblay MS. Major Initiatives Related to Childhood Obesity and Physical Inactivity in Canada: Lessons for South Africa. 8th Annual Discovery Vitality Wellness and Fitness Convention (Johannesburg, South Africa), 2012.
  140. Tremblay MS. Healthy Active Living and Obesity Research Group (HALO). Discovery Vitality (Johannesburg, South Africa), 2012.
  141. Tremblay MS. The Nutrition and Physical Activity Transition: What is it? Why should I care? What can I do? University of Guadalajara (Guadalajara, Mexico), 2012.
  142. Tremblay MS. Sedentary Behaviours – The New Pediatric Public Health Threat. University of Guadalajara (Guadalajara, Mexico), 2012.
  143. Tremblay MS. Making Movement a Movement: Time to Think and Act Differently! PLAY in Bruce Grey Celebration and Longest Day of Play Awards Ceremony (Owen Sound), June 2012.
  144. Tremblay MS. The Importance of Active Play. Teachers and Students of Owen Sound Elementary Schools (Owen Sound), 2012.
  145. Tremblay MS. Assessment of Healthy Active Living Indicators Among Canadians: Findings from the Canadian Health Measures Survey. Kellogg Nutrition Symposium at the Dieticians of Canada Annual Conference (Toronto), 2012.
  146. Tremblay MS. Is obesity a disease?  Canadian Institutes of Health Research Café Scientifique (Ottawa), 2012.
  147. Tremblay MS. Global Report Card on the Physical Activity of Children and Youth: A model for international harmonization, comparison and monitoring. 8th International Conference on Diet and Activity Methods (Rome, Italy), 2012.
  148. Tremblay MS. Canadian Sedentary Behaviour Guideline Development for Children and Youth Australian Sedentary Behaviour Guideline Development Consensus Meeting (Canberra, Australia), 2012.
  149. Tremblay MS. Physical Activity Guideline Development for Children and Youth – International Experiences. Australian Physical Activity Guideline Development Consensus Meeting (Canberra, Australia), 2012.
  150. Tremblay MS, R.C. Colley, V.O. Onywera, M.P. Rodríguez Martínez, J. López Taylor. Process and success of releasing “Report Cards” for health promotion and advocacy: experiences from Canada, Mexico and Kenya. World Congress on Public Health (Addis Ababa, Ethiopia), April 2012.
  151. Tremblay MS. Major initiatives related to childhood obesity and physical inactivity in Canada: the year in review. XIV Congresso Internacional Avances en Medicina (Guadalajara, Mexico), 2012.
  152. Tremblay MS. Active Healthy Kids Canada Report Card: International Reach and Impact. Public Launch of the 2012 Mexican Report Card on Physical Activity for Children and Youth (Guadalajara, Mexico), 2012.
  153. Tremblay MS. Public-Private Sector Partnerships in Physical Activity and Sport: Principles for Successful, Responsible Partnerships: The Partnership Protocol. Chronic Disease Prevention Alliance of Canada Conference (Ottawa), 2012.
  154. Trudeau, F., Laurencelle, L., Shephard, R.J., Larouche, R. Competitive sport attrition: A retrospective analysis of the Trois-Rivières Study. 2012 American College of Sports Medicine Annual Meeting (San Francisco, CA), 2012.
  155. Vasquez-Garibay EM, Romero-Velarde E, Miranda-Rios L, Campos-Barrera L, Nuno Cosio ME, Troyo-Sanroman R, Napoles Rodriguez F, Navarro-Hernandez RE, Caro Sabido EA, Ramirez Diaz J, Rosa Del Angel A, Velarde Rivera FA, Tremblay M, Janssen I. Components of the malnutrition syndrome in children of the Arandas, Jalisco, Mexico during the nutrition transition. Global Health Research Initiative International Symposium (Ottawa), 2012.
  156. Wilson SL, Goldfield GS, Hadjiyannakis S, Doucet E, Adamo KB. Appetite signaling proteins, glucose and appetite sensations in obese adolescents with and without binge eating tendencies. 5th Annual CHEO Research Day (Ottawa), 2012.
  157. Zimani D, Robertson T, Birmingham M, Henderson KA, Buchholz A, GS Goldfield,  Obeid N, Tasca G, Vaillancourt T, Flament MF. Prevalence of weight and eating disorders in a community sample of adolescents from the Ottawa area (REAL study). 32nd Academic and Research Day of the University of Ottawa Department of Psychiatry (Ottawa), 2012.

2013PresentationsGraph

Figure: Number of scholarly presentations by HALO Research Group from 2006 to 2012.  Between 2006 and 2012, there was a 3825% increase in in the number of scholarly presentations; between 2011 and 2012, there was a 15% increase.

Canadian Health Measures Survey (CHMS) Publications