September 10, 2020

Comparison of Sedentary Time Between Thigh-Worn and Wrist-Worn Accelerometers

A new paper titled “Comparison of Sedentary Time Between Thigh-Worn and Wrist-Worn Accelerometers” was recently published in the  Journal for the Measurement of Physical Behaviour. Citations […]
September 3, 2020

Worldwide surveillance of self-reported sitting time: a scoping review

A new paper titled “Worldwide surveillance of self-reported sitting time: a scoping review” was just published in the International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity. The […]
August 27, 2020

University students’ knowledge, self-efficacy, outcome expectations and barriers related to reducing sedentary behaviour: A qualitative study

Today’s blog is provided by Dr. Navjot Pachu describing his new study titled “University students’ knowledge, self-efficacy, outcome expectations and barriers related to reducing sedentary behaviour: […]
August 20, 2020

Physical Activity, Screen Time and Sleep of Canadian Children and Youth During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Today’s post comes from Emi Vargatoth, describing a new study, “Canadian children’s and youth’s adherence to the 24-h movement guidelines during the COVID-19 pandemic: A decision […]
August 11, 2020
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Coping during COVID-19 – keep screen time in check!

This blog provides a brief overview of an article published in Health Reports on July 15, 2020: “Exercise and screen time during the COVID-19 pandemic” by […]
August 5, 2020

Socio-Demographic Correlates of Total and Domain-Specific Sedentary Behavior in Latin America: A Population-Based Study

A paper titled “Socio-Demographic Correlates of Total and Domain-Specific Sedentary Behavior in Latin America: A Population-Based Study” was just published in the International Journal of Environmental […]
August 1, 2020

Congratulations to the 2020 SBRN Award Winners!

The Sedentary Behaviour Research Network (SBRN) is proud to announce the 2020 SBRN Annual Award recipients: 2020 SBRN Research Leadership Award for outstanding leadership in research […]
July 24, 2020

A Sex/Gender Perspective on Interventions to Reduce Sedentary Behaviour in Girls and Boys: Results of the genEffects Systematic Review

A new paper titled “Sex/Gender Perspective on Interventions to Reduce Sedentary Behaviour in Girls and Boys: Results of the genEffects Systematic Review” was recently published in […]
July 16, 2020

The occupational sitting and physical activity questionnaire (OSPAQ): a validation study with accelerometer-assessed measures

A paper titled “The occupational sitting and physical activity questionnaire (OSPAQ): a validation study with accelerometer-assessed measures” was recently published in BMC Public Health. The full-text […]