Welcome to the Internet-based Modules for Physical Activity Counselling Training (IMPACT) Trial!


What is the IMPACT Trial?

The IMPACT Trial is an academic research study being conducted at Nipissing University in North Bay, Ontario. The purpose of this study is to test the effectiveness of an online learning strategy for improving physical activity counselling skills of nurses.

Who can participate?

We are currently recruiting participants for the study!

To be eligible to participate you must be:

  • a nurse living in Canada
  • currently seeing patients in a clinical capacity


What does the study involve?

The study is completely distance based, meaning if you participate you will not be required to go to a remote location – everything is done online including the intervention and all assessments.

As a study participant you will receive free training for improving skills and competence for providing physical activity counseling to patients!

How to get involved

If you are interested in participating or would like more information, please contact:

Kristina Karvinen, PhD

(705)474-3450 ext. 4670