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Research & Community Engagement Seminar, Episode 7 featuring Dr. Brianne Redquest

On October 28, 2021 Dr. Brianne Redquest of the University of Calgary joined the Calgary Adapted Hub powered by Jumpstart Research & Community Engagement Seminar Series presenting: The Impact of Physical Activity Among People with Neurodevelopmental Disabilities

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LjxVjdal9dw&t=90s 

About the Speaker:

Dr. Brianne Redquest (PhD) is a postdoctoral associate with the ENHANCE lab at the University of Calgary. Using a multi-disciplinary, community-engaged approach, the goal of her research is to explore and enhance the wellbeing of people with neurodevelopmental disabilities and their family members. One area of her research aims to understand the association between physical activity and wellbeing among individuals with neurodevelopmental disabilities and their families. Complementing her research pursuits, she has a strong passion for community engagement. To date, she has co-developed and co-led three adapted physical activity programs to improve the physical endurance, strength, and social and motor skills of youth with neurodevelopmental disabilities.