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HEPA Europe Working group: Monitoring and surveillance of physical activity


Towards objective population monitoring in the Europe: PHYSICAL ACTIVITY, SEDENTARY BEHAVIOUR AND FITNESS

Workshop held in June 7-8, 2017 at UKK Institute, Tampere, Finland

Workshop Programme


Workshop Presentations


MAD-APE: the Novel Method for Raw Data Processing for both PA and SB (link to SlideShare)

Harri Sievänen, ScD, Adjunct Professor, Research Director of the UKK Institute


The importance of FITNESS TESTING as part of objective population monitoring (pdf)

Objectively Measured MVPA but not Sedentary Behavior is Associated with Low Back Pain (pdf)

Jaana Suni, Dc.S, Adjunct Professor, PT, Research and Development Manager of the UKK Institute


Over 10-min Physical Activity Bouts and Short Standing Bouts Associated with Lower Prevalence of Diabetes (pdf)

Pauliina Husu, D.Sc. Senior Researcher of the UKK Institute


Henri Vähä-Ypyä


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