Can increased physical education funding reduce obesity? A proposed evaluation of Texas Fitness Now

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To evaluate the implementation of Texas Fitness Now and the effect of the program on obesity and other outcomes. We will evaluate the program statewide, with extra detail on the 22 participating middle schools in central Texas.

Category (Legacy): 
Grant Award
Related Faculty (Legacy): 
von Hippel, Paul
Sponsor: 
St. David's Foundation
Project Duration: 
09/01/2013 -- 08/31/2014
Funding Amount: 
$24,991