Science News : EPI/NPAM 2014 : Friday

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Science News for Friday, March 21, 2014
EPI | NPAM - San Francisco, CA

Friday Videos
Mariell Jessup, MD, and
James Miegs, MD
Martin Gibala, MDWilliam Krause, MD

Oral.09 Genetics
(Photo of Mariaelisa Graff)49 - A Genome-wide Meta-analysis of the Combined Influence of Physical Activity and Genetic Variants on Body Fat Distribution in 94,779 Individuals of European Descent
Mariaelisa Graff | University Of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC
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Oral.10 Cardiovascular Health in Low and Middle Income Countries
(Photo of Cristina Rabadan-Diehl)Cardiovascular Health in Developing Countries: Can America Help?
Cristina Rabadan-Diehl | NIH/ NHLBI, Bethesda, MD
Presentation Slides

(Photo of Shanthi Mendis)Global Cardiovascular Disease Prevention
Shanthi Mendis | World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
Presentation Slides

Oral.11 Physical Activity/Fitness
(Photo of Katelyn M. Holliday)59 - Age-Specific Probabilities of Transitioning between Ideal, Intermediate, and Poor Levels of Physical Activity in the United States: The Hispanic Community Health Study/Study of Latinos (HCHS/SOL) and the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES)
Katelyn M. Holliday| NIH/ University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC
Abstract | Presentation Slides

(Photo of Michael Garber)61 - Associations of Cardiorespiratory and Musculoskeletal Fitness with Body Mass Index and Waist Circumference: Fitness versus Fatness in a Population-based Sample of Chilean 8th Graders
Michael D. Garber | Emory University Rollins School of Public Health, Atlanta, GA
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