Plenary Speaker: More physical activity in the school setting - healthy for the body and mind

Amika Singh // SMART MOVES!
14:00 to 15:00
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Dr. Singh works at the Department of Public and Occupational Medicine, at the VU University Medical Center in Amsterdam and the Mulier Institute, a scientific sport-research institute in the Netherlands. She is project leader of SMART MOVES!, a project in which she tries to unravel the mystery of the relationship between physical activity on cognitive and academic performance.

 

In her keynote, she will present the state of the art research on the effects of physical activity and scholastic performance and provide directions for feasible and more healthy school curricula.