Saturday, January 31, 2004

Saturday, January 31, 2004
7:00 a.m. Breakfast

7:15 a.m. Roundtable Discussions

8:30 a.m. Morning Session Introduction

8:45 a.m. Commissioned Paper Presentation:
The Public Health Roots of Zoning and Modern Land Development Codes: In Search of Active Living’s Legal Genealogy, Joseph Schilling, J.D., International City/County Management Association and Leslie S. Linton, J.D., M.P.H., Active Living Research

9:20 a.m. Commissioned Paper Presentation:
The Economics of Physical Inactivity: A Targeted Research Agenda, Roland Sturm, Ph.D., RAND Corporation

9:55 a.m. Break

10:15 a.m. Keynote Address:
In Vivo Studies of Transdisciplinary Scientific Collaboration: Lessons Learned and Implications for Active Living Research, Daniel Stokols, Ph.D., Professor and Dean Emeritus, School of Social Ecology, The University of California, Irvine

11:15 a.m. Paper Presentation
Does the Neighborhood Environment Influence Transportation or Recreational Physical Activity? An Analysis of Perceived and Objective Measures, Laura Brennan, Ph.D., M.P.H., St. Louis University

11:45 a.m. Paper Presentation
Linking Objective Physical Activity Data with Household Specific Measures of Urban Form in Atlanta: Findings from Smartraq, Lawrence Frank, Ph.D., University of British Columbia


12:15 p.m. Lunch

1:30 p.m. Commissioned Paper Presentation
Implications from Leisure Studies and Recreation and Parks Management Research for Active Living, Geoffrey Godbey, Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University

2:05 p.m. Paper Presentation
Creating 'Active' Public Open Space: How Important is Access, Size and Attractiveness?, Billie Giles-Corti, Ph.D., University of Western Australia

2:35 p.m. Paper Presentation
Change in Physical Activity with the Building of a Multi-Use Trail and Correlates of Trail Use, Kelly Evenson, Ph.D., University of North Carolina

1:30 p.m. Commissioned Paper Presentation
Building Design and Site Attribute Predictors of Physical Activity, Craig Zimring, Ph.D., Georgia Institute of Technology

3:40 p.m. Break

3:50 p.m. Paper Presentation
Urban Sprawl and Chronic Medical Problems, Deborah Cohen, M.D., M.P.H. and Roland Sturm, Ph.D., RAND Corporation

4:20 p.m. Commissioned Paper Presentation
A Public Health Policy Framework for Physical Activity, Michael Pratt, M.D., M.P.H., Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

4:55 p.m. Conference Wrap-Up
RWJF Future Funding Priorities, M. Katherine Kraft, Ph.D., Robert Wood Johnson Foundation