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Walking Researcher Catrine Tudor-Locke

Louisiana: The State We're In

Details

Collection:LPB

Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2009-02-06

Duration: 00:04:47

Subjects: Tudor-Locke, Catrine | Pennington Biomedical Research Center | Health | Exercise | Walking | Treadmill exercise | Physical Fitness | Scientific research

Contributors:

  • Whinham, Charlie Producer
  • Woods, Virnado Photographer
  • Woods, Virnado Editor
  • Tudor-Locke, Catrine Interviewee
  • Whinham, Charlie Host
  • Sanford, Shauna Host

Description

This segment from the February 6, 2009, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Charlie Whinham’s interview with Catrine Tudor-Locke, a researcher at the Pennington Biomedical Research Center in Baton Rouge. She studies walking and sitting behaviors in humans. Tudor-Locke discusses the need for people to incorporate more physical activity into their daily routines and her personal solutions of riding her bicycle to work and walking on a treadmill at her desk for 3 to 4 hours a day. Hosts: Charlie Whinham and Shauna Sanford