238179 Step 5: Reporting & Communication

Sunday, October 30, 2011: 3:20 PM

Aaron Wernham, MD, MS , Health Impact Project, Pew Charitable Trusts, Washington, DC
Facilitators will discuss both the development of the formal HIA report, as well as the best practices that have been used to inform decision makers, communities, and other stakeholders about the HIA findings and recommendations. Participants will engage in small group exercises focused on applying effective methods for communicating HIA findings and recommendations.

Learning Areas:
Advocacy for health and health education
Planning of health education strategies, interventions, and programs
Public health or related laws, regulations, standards, or guidelines
Public health or related organizational policy, standards, or other guidelines
Public health or related public policy
Public health or related research

Learning Objectives:
Identify elements of an HIA report and ways to disseminate results to different audiences.

Presenting author's disclosure statement:

Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I am qualified to be a proposal Author on the content I am responsible for because I manage a national program designed to promote the use of health impact assessments and support the growth of the field in the United States.
Any relevant financial relationships? No

I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.