Canada’s first 24-Hour Movement Guidelines for Adults

Please note the following announcement:

Please join us for the official launch of Canada’s first 24-Hour Movement Guidelines for Adults on Thursday, October 15, 2020!

Developed in partnership with the Canadian Society for Exercise Physiology, Public Health Agency of Canada, Queen’s University and ParticipACTION, these guidelines integrate recommendations for physical activity, sedentary behaviour and sleep.


Date: Thursday, October 15, 2020
Time: 13:00 – 14:00 EDT
Location: This is a live webcast; log in details to attend the event will be sent once you have registered.
Who should attend:
Health professionals, exercise professionals, public health ministries and public health professionals, policy makers, interested members of the general public.
Deadline to register: Tuesday, October 13, 2020 – 12:00 noon EDT


·         Welcome (CSEP, ParticipACTION, PHAC)

·         Overview of the Guideline Development Process (Robert Ross)

·         Presentation of the new Guidelines (Robert Ross)

·         Evidenced-based Knowledge Translation of the Guidelines into public-facing documents (Jennifer Tomasone)

·         Q & A — via text (Robert Ross and Jennifer Tomasone)