HOP Press Release on the Failure of Free Fitness Apps to Meet ACSM Guidelines Reaches Potential Readership of more than 44 Million

Published: December 4th, 2015

Category: Announcements, Biomedical Informatics, News

Fox 35 coverageA recent press release from a team of researchers led by Francois Modave, Ph.D., associate professor in the Department of Health Outcomes & Policy, has been picked up by more than 40 news outlets, including the Washington Post, Shape Magazine, Yahoo, and Health.com, and reached a potential readership of more than 44 million people.The release details the apps that fail to meet the American College of Sports Guidelines.

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