National HIA Meeting 2013: General Session – HIA in Environmental Policy

National HIA Meeting 2013: General Session – HIA in Environmental Policy


This session will explore the application of HIA to environmental policy. Leading practitioners in the field will present details of their work.


William Daniell, University of Washington


Brian Cole, University of California Los Angeles Fielding School of Public Health

Health Impacts of Urban Water Conservation Alternatives: What's Big? What's Small? What's Important? What's Not? (PDF)

Benjamin Evans, Virginia Commonwealth University

Health Impacts of Managing Livestock Waste (PDF)

Deborah Payne, Kentucky Environmental Foundation

Health Impact Assessment of the Shawnee Fossil Plant: Addressing Jobs and Clean Air in a Shifting Energy Market (PDF)

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