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FitCityPHL - Collaborations

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One Parkway

1515 Arch Street, 18th Floor

18th Floor, Room 18-029

Philadelphia, PA 19102

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All the momentum around designing places where residents live, work, and play to increase health have generated multiple cross-sector collaborations in the area. These stakeholder groups all share the goal to pull together public health professionals with the design sector to create Healthy Communities. On June 7th FitCityPHL will bring together the leadership of five stakeholder groups so you can learn how they're working to increase public health through design.

Confirmed speakers include:

Julie Donofrio, Managing Director, PennPraxis

Grays Ferry Healthy Corridor Project

Justin Dula, Manager, Delaware County Planning Department

Healthy Communities in PA

Dr. Terri Lipman, Miriam Stirl Endowed Term Professor of Nutrition, Professor of Nursing of Children, Assistant Dean for Community Engagement, Interim Program Director, Pediatric Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Program, University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing

Taking Action to Increase Physical Activity: Community Academic Partnerships Workgroup

Sara Ridenour, Associate Principal, Ballinger

Amanda Wagner, Nutrition and Physical Activity Program Manager, Get Healthy Philly, Division of Chronic Disease Prevention, Philadelphia Department of Public Health

American Institute of Architects, Philadelphia Chapter, Active Design Taskforce

Amy Verbosky, Senior Planner, Delaware Valley Planning Commission

Delaware Valley Planning Commission’s Healthy Communities Task Force

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1515 Arch Street, 18th Floor

18th Floor, Room 18-029

Philadelphia, PA 19102

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