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HEAL Researchers Present at 2013 International Medical Geography Symposium

Monday, July 15, 2013

Last week three HEAL researchers presented at the International Medical Geography Symposium in East Lansing, Michigan. Dr. Jason Gilliland, Director, presented a paper entitled, "Do You Know the Way to School? Evaluating Methods for Observing the Spatial Patterns of Children’s Neighborhood Activities". Dr. Andrew Clark, post-doctoral fellow, presented a paper entitled, "Shortening the Walk to School: Examining how Children’s Active School Travel are Influenced by Shortcuts in London, Canada". Dr. Richard Sadler, post-doctroal fellow, presented a paper entitled, "Behavioral and Structural Policy Interventions in Food Systems Planning".