Berg, Stephen

Stephen Berg

Stephen Berg BEd,MEd,PhD

Associate Professor

Okanagan School of Education
Faculty of Education, UBC Okanagan

Contact Info

UBC Okanagan
1137 Alumni Avenue EME 3169
Kelowna  BC  V1V 1V7

Tel:  250-807-9682

School of Education web:  Stephen Berg

  • Associate Professor, Faculty of Education, UBC Okanagan
  • Co-chair, Physical and Health Education (PHE) Canada’s Research Forum
  • Member, PHE Canada’s Research Executive Council
  • Member, Community of Scholar Practitioners, Faculty of Education
  • Children’s physical activity
  • Health education and physical education
  • Action research
  • Playground in early childhood environments and their relation to young children’s physical activity levels

Community Health: Building a framework for community-engaged community health research and knowledge translation
Co-Leads:  Kathleen Martin Ginis, Mary Jung
Co-Is:  Susan HoltzmanJonathan LittleNelly OelkeCharlotte JonesLesley LutesDonna KurtzStephen BergKathy Rush, Ross Hickey
Dates: 2017-2020
Funding:  2017 UBC Okanagan Eminence Fund

Caperchione, C. M., Hargreaves, N., Sabiston, C. M., Berg, S., Kowalski, K. C., & Ferguson, L. J. (2020). Exploring the Effectiveness of an Integrated Physical Activity and Psychosocial Program Targeting At-Risk Adolescent Girls: Protocol for the Girls United and on the Move (GUM) Intervention Study. JMIR Research Protocols9(6), e15302.

Robinson, D. B., Berg, S., & Gleddie, D. (2018). A scoping review of school-based physical activity and health eating/nutrition interventions. Revue phenEPS/PHEnex Journal, 9(2), 1-28.

Sulz, L.D., Berg, S., & Gleddie, D. (2018). Healthy literacy & comprehensive school health. In Gleddie, D., Hickson, C, & Bradford B. (Eds.). Physical education for elementary school teachers: Foundations of a physical literacy journal (pp. 165-178). Victoria: Ripon Publishing.

Berg, S., & Bradford, B. (2017) Daily physical activity (DPA) implementation: From policy to practice. Physical and Health Education Journal, 83(2), 5-12.

Berg, S., Hickson, C., Bradford, B., & Fishburne, G.J. (2017). Teaching for health and wellness in children and youth. Edmonton, AB: Ripon Publishing.