PHE Canada Research Council - Researcher of the Month

Monday, August 28, 2017

Dr. Lee Schaefer is an Assistant Professor at McGill University in the Department of Kinesiology and Physical Education. He is also the Outgoing Chair of the Physical and Health Education Canada Research Council. His research is focused on teacher education, specifically, physical education teacher education, youth development through wellness and physical activity, the impact of the outdoors on youth physical activity levels and narrative inquiry. He is a co-founder of Growing Young Movers Youth Development which works specifically with Indigenous youth across the country.

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