|Tuesday, June 23|
Community WITH propinquity: Your health and the built environment
* Anne Vernez Moudon, University of Washington, United States
Anne Vernez Moudon, Dr es Sc, is Professor Emerita of Architecture, Landscape Architecture, and Urban Design and Planning; Adjunct Professor of Epidemiology and Civil and Environmental Engineering at the University of Washington, Seattle, where she directs the Urban Form Lab (UFL). The UFL specializes in the spatial analysis of the built environment as it affects travel and health behaviors. (http://depts.washington.edu/ufl/) The work is supported by US and Washington State Departments of Transportation, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, the National Institutes of Health, and local planning agencies. Dr. Moudon lectured at many universities and consulted with organizations in Europe, Latin America, and Asia. She published multiple articles, books and monographs on the topics of urban design, transportation, and public health.