Building Capacity in HIA on the U.S.-Mexico Border Through Practice, Training, and Collaborative Partnerships

Las Cruces, New Mexico, New Mexico
University of Texas, El Paso

The University of Texas, El Paso (UTEP) will conduct an HIA focused on public transportation. The HIA will inform the choice of a route for a proposed public transportation system between Las Cruces, New Mexico, and rural towns in southern areas of the state. Public transportation has been linked to positive health outcomes as a result of increased access to health care, opportunities for physical activity, and decreased stress.

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In Progress
Completion Date
Expected August 2016
Organization Type
Educational Institution