Public Health and Transportation Webinar Series Part One: Collaborating Together for Community Health

October 10, 2019 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm



Part one of the transportation webinar series will focus on how public health and transportation professionals can work together to support community health and well-being. It will provide an opportunity for mobility management and transportation practitioners to hear from public health professionals on potential areas for collaboration between the two sectors, and discuss ideas for developing, implementing, and evaluating initiatives to improve community health.

This webinar is the result of new collaborations between the Department of Transportation and CDC’s Health Impact in 5 Years (HI-5) initiative in the Population Health and Healthcare Office, Office of the Associate Director for Policy and Strategy.

Mary Ann Cooney, Chief, Center for Population Health Strategies, Association of State and Tribal Health Officials.

Wendy Heaps, Senior Policy Analyst, Transportation Lead, Health Impact in 5 Years, Population Health and Healthcare Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Alexandra King, Healthcare and Transportation Associate, Community Transportation Association and National Center for Mobility Management

Lillian Shirley, Public Health Director, State of Oregon Health Authority

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