March 2, 2015

Forum: “Health Benefits of Transit Investment” – Mar 9



The community is invited to explore the critical link between transit and health at a free panel event on transit’s role in building a livable healthy region, increasing walking and biking, reducing sedentary time in cars, and improving air quality.


Monday, March 9

4:30 – 6:00 pm (Reception from 6:00 – 7:00 pm)

UBC Point Grey Campus, Michael Smith Labs, 2185 East Mall, Room 101-102



Dr. Patricia Daly

Chief Medical Health Officer & Vice President of Public Health

Vancouver Coastal Health Authority


Dr. Lawrence Frank

Professor – School of Population and Public Health / Community and Regional Planning & Health and Community Design Lab, Director


Bob Ransford

Campaign Manager

Mayors’ Council Referendum Secretariat


Dr. Jennifer Gardy

Assistant Professor

School of Population and Public Health, UBC


Dr. Anthony Perl

Professor of Urban Studies & Political Science

Simon Fraser University


Patrick Condon

Urban Design, Chair & Professor

School of Architecture and Landscape Architecture, UBC

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