HALO PhD student Silvia Gonzalez has recently taken part in the IX Course on Policies and Programs for Healthy Lifestyles Promotion, led by the Ministry of Sports of Colombia. Silvia participated in the expert panel titled “Sedentary Behaviours: actions and strategies to fight sedentary lifestyles” and presented the main findings and policy implications of her PhD thesis about the physical activity levels and sedentary behaviours among Colombian children. The recorded presentation is available here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-ZDYq6aCUFo. Citation details are below.

Congratulations, Silvia, on your successful presentation!

Gonzalez SA. Physical activity and sedentary behaviors in Colombian children and adolescents: current situation and public policy implications. Ministry of Sports, Colombia. December 11th, 2020.