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

Join the International Studies Program for a free lecture with Dr. Lawrence Frank, co-author of Health and Community Design: The Impact Of The Built Environment On Physical Activity

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.

When: Thursday, Oct. 18 at 4:00 pm
Where: Cramer Hall, Rm. 269 (1721 SW Broadway Ave)
FREE and open to the public