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Saturday, April 7 • 10:30am - 11:55am
SA10.30.06 Urban Environment and Health

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Exploring Considerations of Equity in the Healthy Built Environments (HBE) Field: A Scoping Review 
Samantha Biglieri, University of Waterloo; Nicole Goodbrand, Queen's University; Jennifer Dean, University of Waterloo


The Contrasted Meanings of Car-dependency in Old Age: An Exploration of Lifestyles for Two Elderly Cohorts from North-America and Europe 
Michel Després, Montréal University; Sébastien Lord, Montréal University; Yan Kestens, Montréal University; Yan Kestens, Montréal University


Too Much Noise? A Study of How Traffic Noise Impacts Public Health and Quality of Life in Cities 
Carlos Balsas, University at Albany; Larry Schell, University at Albany


Completing the Continuum: The Role of the Built Environment in Cancer Prevention, and the Potential Contributions of Urban Policy 
Leia Minaker, University of Waterloo; Alexander Wray, University of Waterloo


Healthy Communities Approach and the Adoption of Housing Interventions to Promote Health: a Montreal Case Study 
Marie-Eve Desroches, Institut national de la Recherche Scientifique

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avatar for Leia Minaker, University of Waterloo

Leia Minaker, University of Waterloo

Assistant Professor, School of Planning
Leia Minaker is an assistant professor in the School of Planning at the University of Waterloo and an Affiliated Scientist at the Propel Centre for Population Health Impact. She received a PhD in public health from the University of Alberta in 2013, and currently holds a Canadian... Read More →

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Saturday April 7, 2018 10:30am - 11:55am EDT
Huron (2nd Floor)