Environment, Healthy Communities, and Aging
Monday, November 2, 2015: 12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
The papers in this session will address a variety of topics related to the importance of environmental and community-level factors to the health of older adults.
Session Objectives: Compare how seniors’ recovery differs from that of younger adults post-Hurricane Sandy.
Explain the STEPS model for community-driven transportation and land-use policy advocacy.
Describe lessons learned for simultaneously advancing a multi-level (local and citywide) community-based policy advocacy approach.
Describe environmental, social, and health correlates of activity patterns among older adults.
Describe the process of developing an evaluation that meets the evolving needs of a local Aging in Place initiative.
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Organized by: Aging & Public Health
Endorsed by: Socialist Caucus, Veterinary Public Health, Asian & Pacific Islander Caucus for Public Health, Community Health Planning and Policy Development
Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH)