Building the Evidence Base for Physically-Active Academic Games

  • Role: Principle Investigator
  • Funding Agency: National Institutes of Health, NICHHD – R01
  • Period of Time: 4/1/11 – 3/31/16
  • Total Costs: $2,410,177

Brief Description

This project is designed to investigate the impact of physically, active academic lessons in the attention control and academic performance of 4th grade students.

Walk Texas! Physical Activity Program

  • Role: Principle Investigator
  • Funding Agency: Texas Department of Health – Texas Diabetes Council
  • Period of Time: 9/1/06 – 8/30/12
  • Total Costs: $1,334,387

Brief Description

This project – funded through a series of 1 yr awards – is designed to partner with the regional offices of the Department of Health for the primary and secondary prevention of Diabetes.