142nd APHA Annual Meeting and Exposition

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Using Maps to Catalyze Cross-Sectoral Collaboration

142nd APHA Annual Meeting and Exposition (November 15 - November 19, 2014): http://www.apha.org/events-and-meetings/annual
Sunday, November 16, 2014 : 8:30 AM - 8:45 AM

Sherryl Muriente, MURP , School of Urban and Regional Planning, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, FL
This session covers how TOUCH and Florida Atlantic University have used large paper maps in their strategic planning, community collaboration, and education about community health and the built environment to policy makers and community stakeholders.

Learning Areas:

Planning of health education strategies, interventions, and programs
Program planning
Public health or related public policy
Systems thinking models (conceptual and theoretical models), applications related to public health

Learning Objectives:
Describe how to use maps and strategy matrices as tools for food system cross-sectoral collaboration and policy change.

Presenting author's disclosure statement:

Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I have a Masters in Urban and Regional Planning from the School of Urban and Regional Planning at Florida Atlantic University. As an instructor of urban design at FAU, I have used the proposed workshop as a tool for my urban design studio class.
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.