Register Today for Building a Healthier Community through Policy: Health Impact Assessment (HIA) and other tools for health in all policies!

The Illinois Public Health Institute (IPHI) and the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) are offering this training to introduce tools, approaches, and strategies for implementing health in all policies.  The training will include presentations and interactive exercises on topics such as:

  • Health Impact Assessment (HIA)
  • Healthy communities checklists and indices
  • Healthy development measurement tool
  • Model policies and policy databases
  • Advocacy planning and stakeholder analysis
  • What Works for Health from County Health Rankings

A full day training will be offered on Tuesday, January 27 in Carterville, IL at the John A. Logan College (Registration begins at 8:00, training begins at 8:30). The training will be repeated on Wednesday, February 18 in Chicago, IL at the Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning (CMAP).  Training details are included below.

Training in Chicago

Date: Wednesday, February 18, 2015
Time: 9am-4pm (Registration begins at 8:30am)
Location: Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning (CMAP)
233 South Wacker Drive, Suite 800
Chicago, Illinois 60606
312-454-0400
 

This training is open to anyone who is interested in discussing approaches to incorporating information about health impacts into decision-making including local health department staff, city and regional planners, community based organizations, and others.  It is recommended, though not required, that at least 2 partners from the same community or region attend the training together to facilitate future partnership and collaboration efforts. Partners may include (but are not limited to) city planners and representatives from the department of transportation or housing authority. Each training participant must be individually registered.

This training is pending approval to provide six (6) American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP) CM credits.


Please register for the training in Chicago, IL on February 18 using the form below.

Note: If you would like to register for the training in Carterville, IL, please contact leac@jchdonline.org.

Register Today for Building a Healthier Community through Policy: Health Impact Assessment (HIA) and other tools for health in all policies!

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Because space is limited for this training and we want to make the training available to as many people as possible, please let us know if your plans change and you can not attend the training.

If you have questions about the training, please contact Sukaina Hussain at sukaina.hussain@iphionline.org or 312-850-4744.

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