Gregory Welk receives funding for physical activity assessment research

March 27, 2019

Gregory Welk, Barbara E. Forker Professor of Kinesiology, received a contract for $12,600 from Action for Healthy Kids. The money will be used to pilot the deployment of an online physical activity assessment tool called the Youth Activity Profile as part of the national ActiveSchools initiative. The project will evaluate steps to facilitate effective use of this tool by PE teachers before its dissemination through the national network.

Contact Details:

Name: Gregory Welk
Phone: 515-294-3583
Department: in kinesiology