About the Team

Global Observatory for Physical Activity

Secretariat

Institute for Public Health
University of California San Diego, USA

Post graduate program in Epidemiology
Federal University of Pelotas, Brazil

Universidad de los Andes, Colombia


Global Observatory for Physical Activity
Steering Committee

Michael Pratt, MD, MSPE, MPH – Chair
University of California San Diego, USA

Pedro C Hallal, PhD – co-Chair
Federal University of Pelotas, Brazil

Harold W. (Bill) Kohl, III, PhD
University of Texas at Austin, USA

I-Min Lee, MD, ScD
Harvard University, USA

Gregory W. Heath, DHSc, MPH
UT College of Medicine Chattanooga, USA

Kenneth E. Powell, MD, MPH 
Retired, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, USA

Adrian Bauman, MBBS, PhD
University of Sydney, Australia

Charlie Foster, BEd Hons, MSc, PhD
University of Bristol, UK

Deborah Salvo, PhD
Washington University in St. Louis, USA

Melody Ding, PhD
University of Sydney, Australia

Ulf Ekelund, PhD
Norwegian School of Sport Sciences, Norway

Andrea Ramirez, PhD
Universidad de los Andes, Colombia

Adewale Oyeyemi, PhD
College of Medical Sciences of the University of Maiduguri, Nigeria

Shigeru Inoue, PhD
Department of Preventive Medicine & Public Health of the Tokyo Medical University, Japan

    

         

         
         

ISPAH Representative

Jasper Schipperijn, PhD, MSc
President
International Society for Physical Activity and Health

Coordinator

Andrea Ramirez Varela, PhD
Universidad de los Andes, Colombia




Designer

Cíntia Borges, Graphic Designer
Federal University of Pelotas, Brazil

Communications

Silvia Maria da Silva Pinto, Journalist
Federal University of Pelotas, Brazil

Rafaela Martins, MSc, PhD student
Federal University of Pelotas, Brazil

Research Assistants

Jane Moon
University of California San Diego, USA

Anita Nguyen
University of California San Diego, USA



    

    



Website

Paulo R. Ferreira Jr, PhD
Federal University of Pelotas, Brazil




GoPA TV

Guilherme Carvalho da Rosa, PhD
Federal University of Pelotas, Brazil

Everton Maciel
Federal University of Pelotas, Brazil