Walk Bike Forward with Ted Eytan

#WalkBikeForward: Join us on our journey honoring key moments and people that have shaped our field as we celebrate 20 years of creating active, healthy communities. Ted Eytan, MD, MS, MPH, family physician in Washington, DC America’s Most Walkable City? In terms of breakthroughs, look at Washington, DC. It’s changed from a mostly unwalkable place to […]

Walk Bike Forward with Gil Penalosa

#WalkBikeForward: Join us on our journey honoring key moments and people that have shaped our field as we celebrate 20 years of creating active, healthy communities. Gil Penalosa, founder and board chair of 8 80 Cities, travels all over the world speaking and consulting about creating communities that serve people of all ages. He is […]

Strengthening the Relationship between Design and Health

This Health Pathway Diagram, included in the Commercial Ave south vision plan, is a framing tool that depicts the connections between design strategies and health impacts. Students’ research on the health implications of the vision plan’s design strategies helped to validate these health impacts. Alta and University of Washington Students Collaborate on a Health Impact Assessment […]