NPC17 Program: 2017 National Planning Conference

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Saturday, May 6, 2017
Saturday, May 6, 2017 | 2:30 p.m.
CM | 1.25
Saturday, May 6 | 2:30 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. Location: Hall 1A22 (Javits Convention Center)
Activity Type: Sessions & Discussions
NPC Topic: Health

Creating Healthy Neighborhoods: Evidence-based Planning and Design Strategies has been published by APA Planners Press in 2017. Planners will learn about the process and substance of making healthier places.

Sunday, May 7, 2017
Sunday, May 7, 2017 | 9:30 a.m.
CM | 1.25
Sunday, May 7 | 9:30 a.m. - 10:45 a.m. Location: Hall 1E09 (Javits Convention Center)
Activity Type: Sessions & Discussions
NPC Topic: Aging

This session explores a growing challenge facing nations worldwide, supporting the frail elderly aging in low-density settings, via a framework for conceptualizing the housing and service needs and possible responses and examples of innovation from the US, Canada, and Australia.

Sunday, May 7, 2017 | 11 a.m.
Sunday, May 7 | 11 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Location: Hall 1C, APA Pavilion (Javits Convention Center)
Activity Type: Sessions & Discussions

Coauthors Ann Forsyth and Emily Salomon will be on hand for an informal discussion of APA’s latest Planners Press title, Creating Healthy Neighborhoods.