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  • Population-based physical activity promotion to fight childhood obesity Application of modern technology (e.g., active video games, smartphone Apps) in interventions to promote physical activity and health Psychosocial and behavioral correlates/determinants of physical activity behavior Children’s motor skill, physical activity, fitness, cognition and academic achievement Health disparities and physical activity

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Projects 2008 2019

Research Output 1997 2018

Acculturation and Adherence to Physical Activity Recommendations Among Chinese American and Non-Hispanic White Breast Cancer Survivors

Le, Y., Gao, Z., Gomez, S. L., Pope, Z., Dong, R., Allen, L., Chang, M. W. & Wang, J. H. Y., Mar 22 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health. p. 1-9 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Asian Americans
Breast Neoplasms

Effect of mini-trampoline physical activity on executive functions in preschool children

Wen, X., Zhang, Y., Gao, Z., Zhao, W., Jie, J. & Bao, L., Jan 1 2018, In : BioMed Research International. 2018, 2712803.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Executive Function
Preschool Children
Short-Term Memory
Data storage equipment
Body Mass Index
Weight Gain
Weights and Measures

Path associations between trait personality, enjoyment, and effort by gender in high school physical education

Lodewyk, K. R. & Gao, Z., May 30 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : International Journal of Sport and Exercise Psychology. p. 1-12 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Physical Education and Training

Physical Activity in Children's Health and Cognition

Gao, Z., Chen, S., Sun, H., Wen, X. & Xiang, P., Jan 1 2018, In : BioMed Research International. 2018, 8542403.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Child Health