When: Thursday 4th April 2019
Time: 10-12 (light lunch and networking after)
Where: Boardroom, Level 1, Ingham Institute for Applied Medical Research, 1 Campbell Street, Liverpool NSW 2170
Contact: Fiona Haigh email@example.com
Health Impact Assessment (HIA) is a well-established approach that supports decision making and planning processes with information about the potential effects of new policies, plans and projects on health and health equity. HIA provides evidence-based recommendations on how to maximise health benefits, minimise potential harms and support health equity.
With increasing computing power, data availability, and evidence of exposure and effect; the ability to predict health impacts of policies, plans and programs has steadily increased over the past decade.
This workshop will explore current HIA practices focusing on the use of predictive modelling tools to support HIA processes. The workshop will: