Background

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What is Physical Activity Policy?

What is the Framework for Physical Activity Policy?

Why Study Physical Activity Policy?

PAPRN Logic Model

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) created the Physical Activity Policy Research Network (PAPRN) in October of 2004 to study the effectiveness of health policies related to increasing physical activity in communities. The PAPRN was established as a thematic research network of the Prevention Research Centers (PRC) program with funding from the Division of Nutrition and Physical Activity at CDC.The formally established network consists of one coordinating/member, PRC member centers, and CDC technical advisors, and affliate university members.