Transportation plays a vital and critical role in the development of livable–and by extension–healthy communities. One of ITE’s is to explore the link between transportation and public health – link to transportation and health statement. Our plenary session on Tuesday brings leading experts in transportation and public health from the U.S. and Canada for an in-depth and interactive discussion on the intersection between these two topics.
- Leslie Meehan, AICP, MPA, Director, Office of Primary Prevention, Tennessee Department of Health
- Dr. Eileen de Villa, Medical Officer of Health, Toronto Public Health
- Dr. David Mowat, MBChB, MPH, FRCPC, Senior Scientific Lead, Population Health, Canadian Partnership Against Cancer
- Sue Percy, Chief Executive, Chartered Institute of Highways and Transportation