The presentation will be "Healthy & Equitable Transportation in the Context of a Changing Climate" by Nicole Iroz-Elardo, Ph.D., assistant research professor of planning, at the University of Arizona.
Dr. Iroz-Elardo has spent more than a decade creating tools to help public health and urban planning professionals talk to each other in pursuit of a more healthy and sustainable future. In this lecture, she will share examples of what it takes to incorporate health equity into transportation planning. Dr. Iroz-Elardo will also discuss how supporting healthy transportation habits like walking, biking and taking transit require designing for thermal comfort in an increasingly warmer world.
This research presentation is open to all Willamette community. Masks are required.