Funding for this research was provided by:
National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (R01HD080866-03)
Received: 12 February 2018
Accepted: 3 May 2018
First Online: 16 May 2018
: LS is Director of Community Outreach and Engagement and Associate Professor at The Ohio State University College of Nursing. Her specialty is in health promotion and risk reduction nursing. She is an expert in community-based participatory research and research targeting rural and Appalachian populations. RP is a Professor in the College of Education and Human Ecology at The Ohio State University. He is an expert in program evaluation, accelerometer-based measurement of physical activity, and curricular development. AS is a Biostatistician and Associate Professor in the College of Public Health at The Ohio State University. She is an expert in conducting group-randomized controlled trials, especially in community settings and multi-level analytical approaches.
: This study has been approved by The Social and Behavioral Human Subjects Review Committee at The Ohio State University (#2014B0094). This protocol is reviewed quarterly by a 3- member Data Safety Monitoring Committee appointed by the Social and Behavioral Human Subjects Review Committee. All reports and recommendations generated for and by the Data Safety Monitoring Committee are provided annually to the Human Subjects Review Committee.
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