Physical Activity and Health Summit

Date(s) - November 20, 2015
8:00 am - 4:30 pm


Host: Promotion of Wellness in Northern BC, Northern Health, and UNBC

Location: Prince George, BC – Civic Centre, Room 208 

Contact: Dr. Anne Pousette, M.D. at  


How healthy are we?

What is the role of physical activity and inactivity in health?

Canada’s Physical Activity Report Card: D minus – What does this mean?

A Provincial Strategy for Physical Activity

What is Physical Literacy and its role across the life course? 

What does Active and Safe Transportation to School look like?

Active Outdoor Play – Risk versus Health Enhancement                                                                                                                                                                         

What:  Presentations will cover current knowledge and promising practices, and workshops will engage in translating knowledge and opportunities for northern contexts.

Who should attend:  Stakeholders in physical activity and health, School district and Educators, Health services, Municipal planners, Community Rec, Not for profit, Parents, Community leaders – all who have an interest in enabling health enhancing physical activity in any age group or setting in communities.

Registration fee:  $55.00 per person includes lunch and nutrition breaks

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