Upcoming roundtable sponsored by the Food and Nutrition Board at the
National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine.
If you cannot join in person, you can register for the webcast.
How can investments in the built environment advance obesity
12*, join the Roundtable on Obesity Solutions for a workshop that will
explore the roles built environment policies and practices play in the
prevention and treatment of obesity and will highlight promising, scalable,
multi-sector strategies to create more healthful and equitable
environments. Built environment topics that will be covered include urban
planning and design, transportation systems, parks and recreation, and food
systems. Register to attend either in person or via webcast. Due to seating
capacity, in-person registration for this workshop is limited.
At the Center for Advancing Research on Transportation Emissions, Energy and Health<https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=http-3A__www.carteeh.org_&d=DwMF…> (CARTEEH), we are excited to host the inaugural Transportation, Air Quality, and Health Symposium, from February 18-20, 2019, in Austin, Texas. This symposium will bring together experts from the health and transportation disciplines to discuss research, policy, and emerging issues related to transportation, air quality, and human health.
See the attached flyer for details - the call for abstracts has been extended to November 15, 2018, and early registration ends December 18, 2018.
Please save the date and plan to attend. We would also appreciate if you can share with others in your network who may be interested. We are hoping to see many of you in Austin next year!
Haneen Khreis, Ph.D.
Joe Zietsman, Ph.D., P.E.
Tara Ramani, Ph.D., P.E.
Center for Advancing Research in Transportation Emissions, Energy, and Health
Texas A&M Transportation Institute
3135 TAMU | College Station, TX 77843