This training reviews the connection between youth sports and public health and ways that local health departments may work with youth sports organizations to improve health. Learn how national public health goals are in line with youth sports participation, ways to consider equitable access to youth sports, and how youth sports organizations can support positive mental and physical health. Develop your skills to strengthen connections between local health departments and sports organizations and support equitable sports participation.
Target Audience: Sports Organizations, Health Departments, and other Public Health Professionals
Duration: 45 minutes
Continuing Education Information: 0.75 Continuing Competency Credits for CHES; 0.75 CPEUs for Registered Dietitians
Disclosures: The planners, reviewers, and authors have no declared conflicts of interest