PopPA News

ISBNPA & QRSE 2018 conferences

ISBNPA & QRSE 2018 conferences

Jun. 14, 2018 – It has been a whirlwind of a month at the Pop-PA Lab ! Congrats to Dr. Guy Faulkner and Dr. Erica Lau for their presentations at the International Society of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity  (ISBNPA) conference in Hong Kong. And congrats to PhD students Krista Glowacki and Negin Riazi for […]

Congratulations to Dr. Guy Faulkner

Apr. 26, 2018 – Congratulations to Dr. Guy Faulkner who was awarded the Rossy Family Foundation grant for the development of the Canadian Campus Wellbeing Surveillance System. Read about other recent grant awards of KIN Faculty here.

New Paper Out

Apr. 24, 2018 – New paper out by Dr. Leila Pfaeffli Dale and Dr. Guy Faulkner titled Smartphone app uses loyalty point incentives and push notifications to encourage influenza vaccine uptake.

New Papers Out – The ‘New’ ParticipACTION

Apr. 23, 2018 – Read the new papers by Dr. Guy Faulkner and Dr. Lira Yun in the special issue of Health Promotion and Chronic Disease Prevention in Canada (The ‘New’ ParticipACTION ). Read about Exploring the impact of the ‘new’ ParticipACTION: overview and introduction of the special issue and ParticipACTION after 5 years of relaunch: a quantitative survey […]

Live Life Smoke-Free

Apr. 12, 2018 – Walk or Run to Quit has been featured on CTV morning news and includes an interview with our very own Dr. Carly Priebe! To learn about the program and hear from past participants and coaches, watch the CTV feature here .

Learn about Walk or Run to Quit!

Mar. 29, 2018 – Want to learn what Walk or Run to Quit is all about? Find out about the program and what to expect by watching this short video!

Pop-PA Lab conquers Storm the Wall

Pop-PA Lab conquers Storm the Wall

Mar. 27, 2018 – Great team effort during UBC Rec’s Storm the Wall – first in our heat! #stormthewall2018 #justforfun

New Paper Out

Feb. 6, 2018 – New paper out on the ‘Effectiveness of active school transport interventions: a systematic review and update’. Read it here.

UBC Research + Innovation: 24-hour Movement Guidelines for the Early Years animated video

Feb. 2, 2018 – The new, integrated 24-Hour Movement Guidelines for the Early Years (0-4 years) combine the movement behaviours of sleep, physical activity, and sedentary behaviour. In order to help with dissemination efforts, Dr. Guy Faulkner, Dr. Erica Lau and PhD student Negin Riazi have developed a short animated video about the guidelines. To […]

The animated video for the 24-Hour Movement Guidelines for the Early Years is out now!

Jan. 30, 2018 – In collaboration with UBC Studios, Negin Riazi, Dr. Erica Lau, and Dr. Guy Faulkner have developed an animated video about the new, integrated 24-Hour Movement Guidelines for the Early Years (0-4 years). These guidelines address the interplay of movement behaviours through the whole day. Check out the full video on Facebook, […]