Irish Physical Activity Research Collaboration

I-PARC fosters insight, intelligence and innovation to enable more people in Ireland to be more active, more often.

Latest I-PARC Posts

Check out the latest I-PARC posts below. Here you will find information  around all things physical activity. 

Autumn/Winter Webinar series at the Physical Activity for Health (PAfH)

Invite to Autumn/Winter Webinar series at the Physical Activity for Health (PAfH). Our next webinar in the series is on next Monday, October 18th at 1-2pm entitled: ‘Health Promoting Sports Clubs: From Theory to[…]

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I-PARC Symposium @ 8th ISPAH Virtual Congress Vancouver 2021

For anyone attending this year’s ISPAH Virtual Congress Vancouver 2021 the I-APRC team host a symposium on Wednesday, 13th October, 2021 from 9.20am – 10:50am (Irish time). Symposium B1: I-PARC:[…]

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Barriers and facilitators to implementing community-based physical activity interventions: a qualitative systematic review

Jemima Cooper, Joey Murphy, Catherine Woods, Femke Van Nassau, Aisling McGrath, David Callaghan, Paula Carroll, Paul Kelly, Niamh Murphy, Marie Murphy & Irish Physical Activity Research Collaboration (I-PARC) International Journal[…]

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I-PARC Aims 

The aim of the Irish Physical Activity Research Collaboration is to inspire the best use of evidence, effective delivery methods, and supportive environments for improving physical activity levels in Ireland.

I-PARC Objectives 

I-PARC will involve multiple stakeholders, across Policy, Practice and Research, who work together to:
Identify

Identify gaps on how to develop and deliver best practices and seek ways to bridge these gaps.

Support

Enable and support solutions to increase physical activity in Ireland.

Share

Share learnings from research and best-practice in a systematic and easily accessible way.

Demonstrate

Establish mechanisms for demonstrating the impact of I-PARC.

Other useful websites 

Please click on the tabs below to access other websites that are involved in the promotion of physical activity in Ireland.

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