Introducing the Youth Compendium of Physical Activities: A Breakthrough Resource for Childhood Obesity Research
On December 6, NCCOR hosted a Connect & Explore webinar on the Youth Compendium of Physical Activities. The webinar highlighted information on youth energy costs and their dependency on age. Presenters also discussed the development of the Youth Compendium and ways to use this new tool. Speakers included Karin Pfeiffer, PhD, Associate Professor of Kinesiology at Michigan State University; Nancy Butte, PhD, Distinguished Emeritus Professor at Baylor College of Medicine; and Scott Crouter, PhD, Associate Professor of Exercise Physiology at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville.
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