AIA/LA Healthy by Design Panel Addresses How Best to Incentivize Healthier PlacemakingPosted: June 29, 2012
Published: June 29, 2012
The Planning Report
TPR presents excerpts from a June panel, ‘Experiencing Healthier Places’, at the AIA Design Conference in LA. Moderated by TPR editor-in-chief David Abel, the panel included: Chet Widom (State Architect, State of California), Kate Diamond (Principal, HMC Architects), Dr. Jonathan Fielding (Director, LA County Dept. of Public Health), and Dr. Richard Jackson (Chair, Environmental Health Studies, UCLA). Their discussion explores the adequacy of present planning and architecture in addressing health today.