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.
HIA in the United States
Sort and analyze data on HIA’s and understand their impact on supporting healthier communities in all regions of the country.
At A Glance
- In Progress
- Completion Date
- Expected August 2016
- Organization Type
- Educational Institution