National HIA Meeting 2012 HIA 101 Track: Introduction to HIA with Case Studies

National HIA Meeting 2012 HIA 101 Track: Introduction to HIA with Case Studies


This session will establish a basic understanding of the practice of HIA by reviewing HIA guidelines, examples of completed HIA projects and presenting key points about the steps involved in conducting an HIA.

Moderator: Kara Vonasek, Health Impact Project, The Pew Charitable Trusts

Jennifer Lucky, Human Impact Partners

Overview of HIA & Examples

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