Health Promotion

Health Promotion

In this discussion you will look at ways in which the Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (ODPHP) is encouraging Americans to be more physically active.


Refer to the ODPHP’s Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans (linked in Resources).

  • Select one population sector from the index and read the recommendations related to your chosen sector.


Complete the following based on what you have learned to date:

  • Describe two ideas that you would like to try with your chosen population.
  • How would you implement these ideas?
  • Which public health organization would you collaborate with to be successful, and why?