CED Ability Grand Rounds

Grand Rounds are an important teaching tool that help our teams and other disability service providers keep up to date in evolving areas that may be directly related, or associated with our core practice. The CED hosts a variety of state and national experts to share information and provide opportunities for discussion.

The CED’s Ability Grand Rounds series take place once a month online by webinar and are open to all to participate.

September Grand Rounds

Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Psychosocial and Environmental Determinants of Physical Activity in Diverse Populations

Presenter: Andrea Taliaferro, PhD
Associate Professor, Coaching & Teaching Studies
College of Physical Activity and Sport Sciences
West Virginia University

The presentation will share research focused on minimizing health disparities through inclusive physical activity. Specifically, three areas will be discussed: (1) Physical education teacher self-efficacy toward teaching individuals with disabilities, (2) Teacher, coach, and instructor preparation for inclusion, and (3) barriers and facilitators to inclusion in school and community-based physical activity.

Transcript (PDF)