This page describes several completed BEACH Lab projects. Click on the project name to learn more.
Assessing changes in disparities in park availability, features, and quality across Greenville County, SC over a four-year period.
Association of neighborhood physical and social environments with residents’ physical activity behaviors and overall health.
eCPAT: Using mobile technology to assess the acceptability, feasibility, and efficacy of the Community Park Audit Tool with youth.
Examining the relationship between distribution and quality of parks, demographics, and childhood obesity.
Evaluation of an inter-agency collaboration to promote park visitation and physical activity among youth in Greenville County, SC.
Youth advocacy for policy, systems, and environmental change for healthy eating and active living.
Creating healthier school environments to prevent and reduce youth obesity in Spartanburg County, SC.
A tool for advancing parks and public health research and practice.
Creating an index to identify obesogenic communities in the United States to make comparisons between urban and rural environments.