Please see below links to the presentations from WAMAA
Introduction to WAMAA – Kirsten Rennie
Aims of the workshop.
Introduction to accelerometry study designs and interventions – Kirsten Rennie
An overview of physical activity measurement with a specific focus on accelerometry. There is a further overview of study design and interventions with cultural specific considerations.
Fieldwork in Africa – Alessandra Prioreschi
Covers some of the practicalities and considerations when conducting studies in Africa.
Ongoing Data Checking – Antonia Smith
Information regarding how, when and why data checking should take place as well as visual examples of what to look for with accelerometry data.
Physical behaviours through the life course (Data from South Africa) – Lisa Micklesfield
Presentation looking at physical activity behaviours, intervention strategies during different stages of the life course and beginning to try to understand them.
Overview of monitor costs – Kirsten Rennie
This covers some example monitor costs (as of Oct 2021) and considerations on monitor numbers needed for studies
Compliance and missing data – Kirsten Rennie
Interpretation of data with varying compliance levels and what to consider.
Feedback to participants – Lisa Ware and Alessandra Prioreschi
Types of feedback and considerations when providing feedback with particular reference to LMICs.
Overview of other methods of physical activity measurements, looking at wearables and their application in epidemiology.