Physical Activity Research Center

Physical Activity Research Center

Making physical activity an everyday experience for all children
Project Profiles
Project Profiles We conduct and commission top-quality research to build evidence on policies and practices that promote safe and developmentally appropriate physical activity for toddlers, children and their families and create a Culture of Health....
Research Agenda
Research Agenda   We promote the use of top-quality research to build evidence on policies and practices that promote safe and developmentally appropriate physical activity for children. To this end, we conducted an extensive consultative...
Blog
The PARC Blog Latest News and Updates from the Project Team The Blog will be a space to post new information that doesn’t closely fit in other sections (and also to highlight content that does...

Meet Our Team

NRPA Open Space Radio Features PARC
NRPA Open Space Radio Features PARC The following blog post is reprinted from Open Space, the official blog and podcast of NRPA.  Does Our Built...
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Observations on Observations: Studying How Children Use Parks
Observations on Observations: Studying How Children Use Parks By: The NC State team (Floyd, Hipp, Marquet, Mazak, Alberico, Huang) In cities across the country, public...
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2017 Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System (YRBSS) Data Released
2017 Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System (YRBSS) Data Released The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has provided the below highlights from the data on...
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NRPA Open Space Radio Features PARC
NRPA Open Space Radio Features PARC The following blog post is reprinted from Open Space, the official blog and podcast of NRPA.  Does Our Built...
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