Invited Commentary on "Examining the Disconnect Between Parents' Perceptions and Reality Regarding the Physical Activity Levels of Their Children."
Teresia O’Connor, MD, MPH is a board certified general pediatrician who practices at Texas Children’s Hospital. She is also a behavioral research in the USDA/ARS Children’s Nutrition Research Center at Baylor College of Medicine. Her research focuses on understanding how parents influence children’s obesity related behaviors and improving measurement of children’s behaviors and parenting behaviors. She has lead or is involved with research projects funded by NIH, USDA, CDC, and the Canadian Institute of Health Research.
"Informing Parent Targeted Interventions to Promote Increased Physical Activity Among Youth,"
Journal of Applied Research on Children: Informing Policy for Children at Risk: Vol. 5
, Article 15.
Available at: http://digitalcommons.library.tmc.edu/childrenatrisk/vol5/iss1/15
A Response To:
Examining the Potential Disconnect Between Parents’ Perceptions and Reality Regarding the Physical Activity Levels of Their Children by Guy Faulkner, Vaeda Solomon, Tanya Berry, Sameer Deshpande, Amy E. Latimer-Cheung, Ryan Rhodes, John Spence, and Mark S. Tremblay.