10 Ways to a healthier LA!

Date: 01/24/2012
Time: 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Location:
Tom Bradley Tower Room (27th floor)
Los Angeles City Hall
200 N. Spring Street
Los Angeles, California 90012
map/directions

Contact Information:

Please RSVP by January 17th to Joy Gutierrez-Pilare at joy.pilare@tpl.org or 415.800.5269. Call 213.485.3337 to reserve free parking on the day of the event.

Please join The Trust for Public Land, Island Press, and Los Angeles City council member Tom LaBonge at a reception honoring:

Richard J. Jackson, MD MPH
UCLA
School of Public Health Professor and Chair,
Environmental Health Sciences

Co-author of “Making Healthy Places,” Dr. Jackson’s research offers a broad and sobering view of how the built environment—buildings, neighborhoods, and cities—impacts human health. Using the latest scientific evidence, this multidisciplinary volume explains why and how our physical environment profoundly affects each of us and offers solutions for health, well being and sustainability. More about the book.

Dr. Jackson also authored “Designing Healthy Communities,” a companion publication to a 2012 television special produced by Media Policy Center.. More about Designing Healthy Communities.

Ordering the books

Discounted copies of Making Healthy Places can be purchased in advance at www.makinghealthyplaces.org. Use code 5MHP.

Designing Healthy Communities can be purchased in advance from Amazon and Barnes and Nobles www.josseybass.com/go/jacksonusing. Use discount code MPH20.

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