26 September 2007

Health Impact Assessment in Urban Settings - Special Issue of NSW Public Health Bulletin

A new issue of the New South Wales Public Health Bulletin is now available. The issue focuses on HIA in urban settings and describes the contribution HIA can make to sustainable urban growth by establishing health as a core outcome. The issue has nineteen articles on urban planning and HIA, including nine HIA case studies.

Health Impact Assessment in Urban Settings (Special Issue)
Volume 18, Number 9-10, 2007
http://www.publish.csiro.au/nid/226/issue/4093.htm

Health impact assessment in urban settings
Patrick J. Harris, Ben F. Harris-Roxas and Lynn Kemp


Influencing urban environments for health: NSW Health's response
Sarah V. Thackway, Andrew J. Milat and Elizabeth Develin


International perspective on health impact assessment in urban settings
Salim Vohra


Health impacts of urban development: key considerations
Anthony G. Capon


A planner's perspective on the health impacts of urban settings
Susan Thompson


Learning by doing: the value of case studies of health impact assessment
Ben F. Harris-Roxas and Patrick J. Harris


Bungendore health impact assessment: urban development in a rural setting
Andrew J. Gow and Lorraine G. Dubois


An equity-focussed social impact assessment of the Lower Hunter Regional Strategy
Venessa L. Wells, Karen E. Gillham, Milly Licata and Anne M. Kempton


Greater Granville Regeneration Strategy
Kay Tennant and Christine Newman


A health impact assessment of the Liverpool Hospital redevelopment
Michelle L. Maxwell


Rapid versus intermediate health impact assessment of foreshore development plans
Susan E. Furber, Erica Gray, Ben F. Harris-Roxas, Leonie M. Neville, Carolyn L. Dews and Sarah V. Thackway


Health and social impact assessment of the South East Queensland Regional Plan (2005–2026)
Kate J. Copeland and Andrea M. Young


Lessons in applying health impact assessment to regeneration schemes: the Victorian experience
Jessica McCormick


Greater Christchurch Draft Urban Development Strategy 2005
Anna Stevenson, Karen Banwell and Ramon Pink


Health impact assessments in London: assessing the London Mayoral strategies
Caron Bowen


An overview of the regulatory planning system in New South Wales: identifying points of intervention for health impact assessment and consideration of health impacts
Patrick J. Harris, Ben F. Harris-Roxas and Elizabeth Harris


Building health impact assessment capacity as a lever for healthy public policy in urban planning
Jenny L. Hughes and Lynn A. Kemp

Channelling Edwin Chadwick: beyond utopian thinking in urban planning policy and health
Stephen J. Corbett


Health impact assessment and urbanisation. Lessons from the NSW HIA Project
Patrick J. Harris, Ben F. Harris-Roxas, Elizabeth Harris and Lynn A. Kemp