Course Description for Physical Activity Epidemiology and Evidence Review
Physical Activity Epidemiology and Evidence Review
Description: This course will discuss rudimentary concepts in epidemiology and examine the associations between various chronic diseases and exercise, physical activity and fitness. This course will integrate selected scientific studies and the learner will be able to distinguish study designs and explain study findings in a group setting. The learner will write scientific critiques for selected studies demonstrating their ability to evaluate study designs, methodology, data analysis, and findings.