Healthy Communities Task Force

9:30 am

Commission Office
The ACP Building - 8th Floor
190 N. Independence Mall West
Philadelphia, PA 19106
For directions Call (215) 592-1800
Please Use Sixth Street Entrance



Patty Elkis, Director of Planning Division, Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission (DVRPC)


Justin Dula, Manager, County and Regional Planning, Delaware County Planning Department and co-chair of DVRPC’s Healthy Communities Task Force

Presentations & Panel Discussion

Examples of health and planning working together

Moderated by Alison Hastings, Manager, Office of Strategic Partnerships, DVRPC

Planning & Health Partnerships for a Healthier Chester County

Randy Waltermyer, Transportation Services Director, Chester County Planning Commission and Ashley Orr, MPH, Systems Analyst, Chester County Health Department

Jefferson’s Community Health Needs Assessment

Dr. Rickie Brawer, Associate Director of the Center for Urban Health, Jefferson University Hospital

Roundtable Update & Closing

What are you working on?

Christina Miller, Senior Program Director, Health Promotions Council and co-chair of DVRPC’s Healthy Communities Task Force

Lunch available

If interested, please stay to participate in the “Future Forces” Focus Group, facilitated by Brett Fusco, Senior Transportation Planner, DVRPC, at 12:45 PM in the New Jersey Room.