2016 U.S. Report Card Research Advisory Committee

Committee Chair:                                                                   
Peter T. Katzmarzyk, PhD, FACSM, FAHA                          
Pennington Biomedical Research Center                                  

Committee Coordinator                                                                                                          
Kara D. Denstel, MPH                                                            
Pennington Biomedical Research Center

Committee Members
Kim Beals, PhD, RD, CSSD, LDN
School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences,
University of Pittsburgh

Christopher Bolling, MD, FAAP
American Academy of Pediatrics

Carly Wright
SHAPE America

Scott E. Crouter, PhD, FACSM
Department of Kinesiology, Recreation, and Sport Studies,
The University of Tennessee

Thomas L. McKenzie, PhD, FACSM
School of Exercise and Nutritional Sciences,
San Diego State University

Russell R. Pate, PhD
Department of Exercise Science,
University of South Carolina

Brian E. Saelens, PhD
Department of Pediatrics,
University of Washington
Seattle Children’s Research Institute

Amanda E. Staiano, PhD, MPP
Pennington Biomedical Research Center

Heidi I. Stanish, PhD
Department of Exercise and Health Sciences
University of Massachusetts, Boston

Susan B. Sisson, PhD, RDN, CHES
Department of Nutritional Sciences,
University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center


Committee Consultants:
Shannon Michael, PhD, MPH
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Emily Mire, MS
Pennington Biomedical Research Center

Support for development of the 2016 U.S. Report Card was provided by the following National Physical Activity Plan Alliance Organizational Partners:  SHAPE America, American Council on Exercise, and American Academy of Pediatrics. Production and design of the 2016 Report Card was supported by SHAPE America.