Western Australia Department of Health, seminar

Schipperijn, J. (Keynote speaker)

Activity: Talks and presentationsGuest lectures, external teaching and course activities at other universities

Description

A/Prof Schipperijn’s expertise is in the promotion of health through the provision of built environments for active living. His research focuses on the relationship between health behaviours and the urban and natural environment in community, school and recreational settings, with a particular focus on children. He has led the development of a specifically designed database systems utilising data from GIS, GPS, accelerometer, Bluetooth tracking, and various other sensors. He has applied these methods to intervention studies or natural experiments that involve changes to the built environment such as creating or renovating schoolyards, urban green spaces, public open space, and bicycling facilities. This invitation-only seminar will include a presentation from Dr Schipperijn about his use of spatial technologies and will be followed by time for questions and group discussion.
Period25. Nov 2016
Event titleWestern Australia Department of Health, seminar: null
Event typeSeminar
LocationPerth, Australia