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Designing Healthy Communities

  • UCLA California NanoSystems Institute (CNSI) 570 Westwood Plaza Los Angeles, CA, 90095 United States (map)

We’re convening the authors from the groundbreaking book, Urban Sprawl and Public Health, to explore the past, present and future of the field of built environment and health.

We’ll explore scientific, community, policy, and practice perspectives under the themes of justice, transport, open space, and housing.

Featuring:

Richard J. Jackson, MD, MPH, HonAIA, HonASLA | Faculty Emeritus UCLA Fielding School of Public Health

Howard Frumkin, DrPH, MD, MPH | University of Washington School of Public Health

Lawrence Frank, PhD | Urban Design 4 Health

Michael Jerrett, PhD, | Chair UCLA Environmental Health Sciences Department and Director UCLA Center for Occupational & Environmental Health

Charles Brown, MPA | Alan M. Voorhees Transportation Center, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

Anastasia Loukaitou-Sideris, PhD | Luskin School of Public Affairs

Deborah Cohen, MD, MPH | RAND Corporation

Paul Ong, PhD | Professor Emeritus Urban Planning, Social Welfare, and Asian American Studies

Seleta Reynolds | General Manager, Los Angeles Department of Transportation

Renee Fortier | Executive Director, UCLA Transportation & Event Services

Brian Cole, DrPH | UCLA Center for Health Advancement

Ramon Mendez | Enterprise Community Partners

and more!

Special thanks to our co-sponsors:

UCLA Ziman Center for Real Estate

UCLA Ziman Center Housing as Health Care Initiative

UCLA Lewis Center

UCLA Institute of Transportation Studies

Environmental Health Sciences Student Association

Built Environment Public Health Council

Source: http://coeh.ph.ucla.edu/events/designing-healthy-communities-symposium