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Marissa A. Kobayashi, Tae Kyoung Lee, Rafael O. Leite, Blanca Noriega Esquives, Guillermo Prado, Sarah E. Messiah and Sara M. St. George

. Families met inclusion criteria if their adolescent (1) defined themselves as Hispanic/Latino, (2) was in seventh or eighth grade, (3) had a body mass index (BMI) ≥ 85th percentile for age and sex, 33 (4) lived with an adult primary caregiver who was willing to participate, and (5) planned on staying in

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Risto Marttinen, Mara Simon, Sharon Phillips and Ray N. Fredrick III

lunches. The student population was 87% Latino/a, and 62% of students were classified as English language learners. Participants Students Participants were 22 fifth and sixth grade girls between the ages of 9 and 11 years who attended the program consistently during the school year. Of these 22 girls, 12

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Cheryl Der Ananian, Renae Smith-Ray, Brad Meacham, Amy Shah and Susan Hughes

individuals with a self-report of a diagnosis of arthritis in the lower extremity (lower back, hip, knee, ankle, or foot). Eligibility criteria included being at least 45 years of age, Hispanic or Latino ethnicity, a self-reported physician diagnosis of lower extremity OA, ability to speak and read in Spanish

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Vernon M. Grant, Emily J. Tomayko, Ronald J. Prince, Kate Cronin and Alexandra Adams

.430–1.036 .07  College degree or postgraduate 1.467 0.735–2.982 .28 1.608 0.768–3.444 .21 Note: Bold values indicate a significant odds ratio. N/A = not applicable as variable not included in the final model. a Hispanic/Latino, Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander, White, and Asian. * P value significant at α

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Xiangli Gu, Senlin Chen and Xiaoxia Zhang

example, soccer is a popular sport in the Hispanic/Latino culture. Soccer involves complex object-control skills (dribbling, passing, shooting) as well as locomotor movements. Teaching sports, games, and activities that are culturally relevant and popular and are physically active in nature will be a

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YoonMyung Kim

abdominal AT in the pediatric population. Davis et al ( 13 ) examined the effects of a 16-week circuit (aerobic + resistance exercise) training (2 times/wk, 60–90 min/session) with/without motivational interview (MI) on total and abdominal AT in 38 overweight and obese Latino adolescents (14–18 y). In that

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Zachary W. Arth, Darrin J. Griffin and Andrew C. Billings

all professional baseball players are Latinos ( Elk & Moreno, 2018 ), indicating that, when also accounting for other countries, more than half of all minor league baseball players are not from the United States. Thus, while immigration issues continue to make headlines in the form of border walls and

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Jared D. Ramer, María E. Santiago-Rodríguez, Catherine L. Davis, David X. Marquez, Stacy L. Frazier and Eduardo E. Bustamante

participated, grades K–8, from a public school with 99% African American and 99% low-income students in a large Midwestern city. All participating children were African American, and 1 child’s parent also endorsed Latino ethnicity. On average, children were 8.7 years old (SD = 2.0 y) in the PA group and 9

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Gregory W. Heath and John Bilderback

observational sweep of the area to simultaneously record each female into a perceived age (child, youth, adult, and senior) and ethnic/race (Latino, Black, White, and Others) grouping. Data Analysis Descriptive and univariate statistics were applied in making initial comparisons for the SOPARC data. Stratified

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Hannah R. Thompson, Bhaani K. Singh, Annie Reed, Robert García, Monica Lounsbery, Benjamin D. Winig and Kristine A. Madsen

. 23 Students in noncompliant districts are less likely to meet physical fitness standards, and noncompliant districts have a higher proportion of Latino and African American students and a higher proportion of students who qualify for free or reduced price meals (FRPM) than compliant districts. 23