About

The Built Environment and Public Health Clearinghouse (BEPHC) is a resource for training at the university and professional levels and a source for relevant news at this critical intersection of community design and health.

•   Academic Training offers a full academic semester or individual modules for multidisciplinary instruction between public health and architecture, health impact assessment, planning and transportation engineering. It includes learning goals, units, reading, assignments, sample syllabi, and student reports. It also guides students on academic course offerings, specializations, certificates, and dual degree programs at US colleges and universities for architecture, health impact assessment, planning, and public health

•   Professional Training directs professionals to webinars, primers, toolkits, organizations, and other online resources for self-directed learning.

•   The Glossary offers over 1,100 terms from architecture, health impact assessment, planning, public health, and transportation engineering.

•   News & Events is a central source of information across the community design and public health sectors.

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Georgia Institute of Technology
School of City and Regional Planning
245 4th St
Atlanta, GA 30332

The Built Environment and Public Health Clearinghouse was supported by the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention's Office of the National Prevention Strategy and Healthy Community Design Program and made possible through additional support from the American Public Health Association, the National Network of Public Health Institutes, and the American Planning Association's Planning and Community Health Research Center. Interested in adding to and supporting the Clearinghouse? Contact the Clearinghouse at bephc@gatech.edu.