HPRG: Professor Craig Zimring

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Karen Leone de Nie
Center for Quality Growth and Regional Development
Contact Karen Leone de Nie
404-385-5125

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Summary Sentence: Discussing health and the built environment

Full Summary: The HPRG meets once a month to discuss issues and exchange information pertaining to health policy and impacts. Participation is open to anyone interested in exploring the characteristics and advancement of healthy places.

The Healthy Places Research Group (HPRG), winner of the 2005 Golden Show Award for Pedestrian-Friendly Research, is a collaborative effort involving Emory University's Rollins School of Public Health, Georgia Tech's College of Architecture, and the Center for Quality Growth and Regional Development. It also involves professionals from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), researchers, students, and others interested in exploring the co-relationship between the built environment and the health of communities.

The HPRG meets once a month to discuss issues and exchange information pertaining to health policy and impacts. Participation is open to anyone interested in exploring the characteristics and advancement of healthy places.

The March 7 presentation will be given by Prof. Craig Zimring of Georgia Tech's College of Architecture.

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CQGRD - Center for Quality Growth and Regional Development

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Keywords
Architecture, city planning, health, hprgevent, Policy
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  • Created By: Joanie Chembars
  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created On: Feb 13, 2006 - 8:00pm
  • Last Updated: Oct 7, 2016 - 9:47pm