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Tuesday, November 2, 2010
Health Sciences Building
3:30 to 4:50pm

Does your neighborhood physical environment matter for your health? 
Recent findings, methodologic challenges, and future directions



Brian Saelens, PhD , is a health psychologist at Seattle’s Children’s Hospital
Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Adjunct Associate, Health Services

Isaac Rhew, PhD
Research Scientist, Social Development Research Group



Learning objectives

  1. Participants will be able to identify the environmental constructs most significantly related to physical activity and depression
  2. Participants will understand the various design and methodological challenges to conducting research on neighborhood built environment and physical health behaviors and mental health


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Updated on October 13, 2010