Ron N Buliung

Summary

Affiliation: University of Toronto
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc The "path" not taken: exploring structural differences in mapped- versus shortest-network-path school travel routes
    Ron N Buliung
    Department of Geography, University of Toronto Mississauga, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Public Health 103:1589-96. 2013
  2. pmc Understanding the drive to escort: a cross-sectional analysis examining parental attitudes towards children's school travel and independent mobility
    George Mammen
    Faculty of Kinesiology and Physical Education, University of Toronto, 55 Harbord St, Toronto, ON, M5S 2W6, Canada
    BMC Public Health 12:862. 2012
  3. pmc GIS measured environmental correlates of active school transport: a systematic review of 14 studies
    Bonny Yee Man Wong
    Faculty of Physical Education and Health, University of Toronto
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:39. 2011
  4. pmc What's "quickest and easiest?": parental decision making about school trip mode
    Guy Ej Faulkner
    University of Toronto, Faculty of Physical Education and Health, University of Toronto, 55 Harbord Street, Toronto, ON, M5 S 2W6, Canada
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 7:62. 2010
  5. pmc Mode shifting in school travel mode: examining the prevalence and correlates of active school transport in Ontario, Canada
    Bonny Yee Man Wong
    Faculty of Physical Education and Health, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, M5S 2W6, Canada
    BMC Public Health 11:618. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Active school transportation in the Greater Toronto Area, Canada: an exploration of trends in space and time (1986-2006)
    Ron N Buliung
    Department of Geography, University of Toronto at Mississauga, 3359 Mississauga Road N, Mississauga, Ontario, Canada
    Prev Med 48:507-12. 2009
  7. doi request reprint School travel planning: mobilizing school and community resources to encourage active school transportation
    Ron Buliung
    Department of Geography, University of Toronto Mississauga, ON, Canada
    J Sch Health 81:704-12. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Spatial clustering and the temporal mobility of walking school trips in the Greater Toronto Area, Canada
    Raktim Mitra
    Department of Geography and Program in Planning, University of Toronto, 100 St George Street, Toronto, Ontario M5S3G3, Canada
    Health Place 16:646-55. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Active school transport, physical activity levels and body weight of children and youth: a systematic review
    Guy E J Faulkner
    Faculty of Physical Education and Health, University of Toronto, ON, Canada
    Prev Med 48:3-8. 2009

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Publications9

  1. pmc The "path" not taken: exploring structural differences in mapped- versus shortest-network-path school travel routes
    Ron N Buliung
    Department of Geography, University of Toronto Mississauga, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Public Health 103:1589-96. 2013
    ..We challenged the relatively uncritical adoption of this method in school travel research and tested the route discordance hypothesis that several types of difference exist between shortest network paths and reported school routes...
  2. pmc Understanding the drive to escort: a cross-sectional analysis examining parental attitudes towards children's school travel and independent mobility
    George Mammen
    Faculty of Kinesiology and Physical Education, University of Toronto, 55 Harbord St, Toronto, ON, M5S 2W6, Canada
    BMC Public Health 12:862. 2012
    ..By comparing these groups, insight was gained into how we may encourage greater AST and independent mobility in youth living in the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area, Canada...
  3. pmc GIS measured environmental correlates of active school transport: a systematic review of 14 studies
    Bonny Yee Man Wong
    Faculty of Physical Education and Health, University of Toronto
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:39. 2011
    ..The objectives of this review are: i) to examine and summarize the relationships between objectively measured BE features and AST in children and adolescents and ii) to critically discuss GIS methodologies used in this context...
  4. pmc What's "quickest and easiest?": parental decision making about school trip mode
    Guy Ej Faulkner
    University of Toronto, Faculty of Physical Education and Health, University of Toronto, 55 Harbord Street, Toronto, ON, M5 S 2W6, Canada
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 7:62. 2010
    ..abstract:..
  5. pmc Mode shifting in school travel mode: examining the prevalence and correlates of active school transport in Ontario, Canada
    Bonny Yee Man Wong
    Faculty of Physical Education and Health, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, M5S 2W6, Canada
    BMC Public Health 11:618. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the prevalence and correlates of mode shift from passive in the morning to active in the afternoon among elementary and secondary school students in Ontario, Canada...
  6. doi request reprint Active school transportation in the Greater Toronto Area, Canada: an exploration of trends in space and time (1986-2006)
    Ron N Buliung
    Department of Geography, University of Toronto at Mississauga, 3359 Mississauga Road N, Mississauga, Ontario, Canada
    Prev Med 48:507-12. 2009
    ..This study describes temporal and spatial trends in active transportation for school trips in the Greater Toronto Area, Canada's largest city-region...
  7. doi request reprint School travel planning: mobilizing school and community resources to encourage active school transportation
    Ron Buliung
    Department of Geography, University of Toronto Mississauga, ON, Canada
    J Sch Health 81:704-12. 2011
    ..A "school travel plan" (STP) documents a school's transport characteristics and provides an action plan to address school and neighborhood barriers to AST...
  8. doi request reprint Spatial clustering and the temporal mobility of walking school trips in the Greater Toronto Area, Canada
    Raktim Mitra
    Department of Geography and Program in Planning, University of Toronto, 100 St George Street, Toronto, Ontario M5S3G3, Canada
    Health Place 16:646-55. 2010
    ..The evidence suggests that interventions to increase active school transportation need to acknowledge spatial and temporal differences in walking behavior...
  9. doi request reprint Active school transport, physical activity levels and body weight of children and youth: a systematic review
    Guy E J Faulkner
    Faculty of Physical Education and Health, University of Toronto, ON, Canada
    Prev Med 48:3-8. 2009
    ..Before implementing such solutions, it is important to demonstrate that active school transport is associated with health-related outcomes...