[Cite as http://purl.org/au-research/grants/arc/DE120101006]
Researchers Dr Ben Jackson
Brief description Currently, less than 15% of early-teenage Australian girls meet exercise recommendations. This project will identify new ways in which physical education can promote physical activity, and will provide practical methods for increasing girls' activity levels, helping to reduce future health risks such as obesity, diabetes, and heart disease.
Funding Amount $375,000
Funding Scheme Discovery Early Career Researcher Award