Public Health, Transportation, & Land Use: Institutionalizing Partnerships and Practices to Create Healthier Communities

Public Health, Transportation, & Land Use: Institutionalizing Partnerships and Practices to Create Healthier Communities

Hyperlink (if any)

http://safestates.org/?LiveSessionSmartGrow

Contact Information

Safe States Alliance
(770) 690-9000
info@safestates.org

Course Time/Duration

1.5

Description

This two-part workshop will provide examples of how state and local public health departments can facilitate successful and enduring partnerships with transportation and land use agencies. During Part I, hear from diverse presenters and be introduced to new resources that can help professionals forge and sustain cross-agency partnerships. During Part II, listen to roundtable discussions that identify strategies for creating strong, lasting partnerships between public health, transportation, and land use agencies.

Course Format

In-Person

Current CEUs

0

Potential CEUs

1.5

Registration

No

Topics: Unintentional Injury
  • Bicycle­-related injury
  • Motor vehicle and/or child passenger safety
  • Pedestrian injury
Topics: Cross-Cutting
  • Health equity/social determinants of health
  • Leadership
  • Program design/implementation
  • Policy
  • Smart growth/community design
  • Systems thinking
Core Competencies: Public Health
  • Analytical/Assessment Skills
  • Policy Development/Program Planning Skills
  • Community Dimensions of Practice Skills
  • Leadership and Systems Thinking Skills
Core Competencies: Injury & Violence Prevention
  • 1. Ability to DESCRIBE and EXPLAIN injury and/or violence as a major social and health problem
  • 3. Ability to DESIGN and IMPLEMENT injury and/or violence prevention activities
  • 7. Ability to STIMULATE CHANGE related to injury and/or violence prevention through policy, enforcement, advocacy and education
CHES Areas of Responsibility
  • Area V: Administer and Manage Health Education/Promotion
CPH Core Areas
  • Environmental Health Sciences
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