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Lecture: The Healthy Community Movement
Thursday, October 18, 2012 - 4:00pm

The Healthy Community Movement

a presentation by Dr. Lawrence Frank, J. Armand Bombardier Chair in Sustainable Urban Transportation Systems, School of Population and Public Health at University of British Columbia

Thursday, October 18th
4:00 p.m.
Cramer Hall 269, PSU 
1721 SW Broadway
This event is free and open to the public 

About Dr. Lawrence Frank

Dr. Frank is a Professor and the Bombardier Chairholder in Sustainable Transportation at the University of British Columbia. He specializes in the interaction between land use, travel behavior, air quality; and health and the fuel consumption and climate change impacts of urban form policies. He has been studying the effects of neighborhood walkability on travel patterns and sustainability for 20 years and has led over $18 million in funded research and published over 100 peer reviewed articles and reports on these topics.

This event is co-sponsored by International Studies and Canadian Studies