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Webinar: Tools for Building Bridges Toward Better Health
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We are pleased to invite you to the first of three webinars hosted jointly by the Built Environment and Public Health Clearinghouse, American Public Health Association, and American Planning Association.  This interdisciplinary series will provide insight on cutting edge approaches to designing healthy places. Join us on Wednesday, March 25 for the first webinar in the series, and read on for more information.  
Tools for Building Bridges Toward Better Health
Wednesday, March 25, 2015, 2-3 p.m. EDT
Newly developed tools are generating innovative solutions in communities across the country by guiding planners, architects and public officials as they assess, forecast and create healthy places.  In this webinar, a panel of professional and academic leaders will discuss emerging tools for building bridges toward better health through the built environment, including:
  • The Georgia Institute of Technology's Atlanta Neighborhood Quality of Life and Health Dashboard
  • The Environmental Protection Agency's EnviroAtlas
  • The Urban Land Institute's Building Healthy Places Toolkit
      Speakers:
  • Nisha Botchwey, PhD, MPH, MCRP, Associate Professor at the Georgia Tech School of City and Regional Planning
  • Laura Jackson, PhD, Research Biologist at the U.S. EPA's Office of Research and Development
  • Sara Hammerschmidt, Senior Research Associate at ULI
Moderated by Matthew Trowbridge, MD, MPH, Assistant Professor and Associate Research Director at the University of Virginia School of Medicine.
 
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Atlanta, GA 30332

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