Promoting healthy communities and reducing disparities through affordable housing policy: Applying Health Impact Assessment to the allocation of low income housing tax credits
Learning Areas:Advocacy for health and health education
Public health or related public policy
Explain the HIA process List ways in which affordable housing policy is likely to impact health Explain the social determinants of health model Discuss and rank the health and socioeconomic impacts of the housing tax credt Compare stakeholder engagement approaches in housing policy Recommend health in all policies practices for housing policy
Keyword(s): Policy/Policy Development, Healthy Housing
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I completed major portions of the stakeholder engagement, evidence review, analysis, policy recommendations, and external communications for this Health Impact Assessment (HIA) of the State of Georgiaâs 2015 Qualified Allocation Plan for Low Income Housing Tax Credits. Previously, I conducted two comprehensive HIAs in the Atlanta region. I have provided technical assistance to four clients and led dozens of HIA workshops.
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.