Healthy Communities Task Force

8:30 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


8:30 am Registration, Coffee and Networking 

9:00 am Welcoming + Opening Remarks

Barry Seymour, Executive Director, DVRPC
Dr. Valerie Arkoosh, Chair, Montgomery County Board of Commissioners, HCTF Cochair
Keri Salerno, Senior Director, Economic Inclusion, Public Health Management Corporation, Fit City PHL Chair

9:20 am Keynote Presentation

The State of Residential Development across Philadelphia
Anne Fadullon, Director of Planning and Development, City of Philadelphia
The Impact of Residential Displacement on Healthcare Access and Mental Health
among Original Residents of Gentrifying Neighborhoods in New York City
Sungwoo Lim, DrPH, MS, Director of Research and Evaluation, Bureau of Epidemiology Services, Division of Epidemiology, New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene

10:40 am Active Break

Kelli McIntyre, Physical Activity Coordinator, Get Healthy Philly

10:50 am What's Happening In Our Area?

A panel moderated by: Ira Goldstein, Ph.D., President, Policy Solutions, Reinvestment Fund
  • Ian Smith, Principal, Ian Smith Design Group
  • Raynard Washington, Ph.D., Chief Epidemiologist, Philadelphia Department of Public Health
  • James Wright, Director, Community, Economic, and Real EstateDevelopment, People’s Emergency Center
  • Davin Reed, Ph.D., Community Development Economic Advisor, Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia

12:05 pm Closing Remarks

Christina Miller, Executive Director, Health Promotion Council, HCTF Co-chair
Amy Verbofsky, Senior Planner, DVRPC

12:15 pm Lunch Available

Please stay to network and continue the discussion