Transportation planning for healthy communities: Best practices from regions and states
Learning Areas:Advocacy for health and health education
Other professions or practice related to public health
Public health or related laws, regulations, standards, or guidelines
Name the major health topics that intersect with transportation. Identify within the metropolitan and statewide transportation planning process the decisions points where health can best be integrated. Describe successful strategies and technical methods public health and transportation professionals can use to consider health within transportation planning.
Keyword(s): Planning, Decision-Making
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I am a lead author for the Federal publication âMetropolitan Transportation Planning for Healthy Communitiesâ and am involved in several other ongoing transportation and health research with the FHWA. I received an undergraduate Certificate in Healthy Policy, worked on public health and health policy projects for the RAND Corporation, completed a Masters in Urban Planning, received certification from the American Institute for Certified Planners, and have been working in transportation planning for over four years.
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.