OC Healthy Communities Forum

APA California Chapter, Orange Section


Wednesday, February 5, 2014, 9 a.m.
Wednesday, February 5, 2014, 6 p.m. PST

Irvine, CA, United States


the first OC Healthy Communities Forum will be held at the University of California Irvine. The theme of the event is Building a Healthier Orange County by Connecting Planning and Health. The Forum will feature an opening plenary by Linda Rudolph, former deputy director of the California Department of Public Health; educational breakout sessions; interactive Q&A “express clinics” and a lunch plenary on healthy community messaging by the Berkeley Media Studies Group. the purpose of the event is to present ways in which planners can engage the community in the planning process in a manner to incorporate healthy living strategies into their community planning processes in all areas of the department. Real life situations will be used as case studies to show real life solutions for problems we all share.