Health Impact Assessment Training
This page includes announcements for upcoming health impact assessment (HIA) trainings and links to past training resources.
December 18, 2013
MDH provided a free, one-day introduction to the 6 steps of HIA (Screening, Scoping, Assessment, Recommendations, Reporting, Evaluation and Monitoring), with a particular focus on Stakeholder Engagement and Scoping. Instruction included in-class exercises to gain hands-on experience performing an HIA. For a review of the training, see the training slides (PPT: 158 pages/15.1MB).
September 13, 2013
MDH provided a free, one-day basic training on HIA to over 35 professionals interested in using and promoting HIA. The training was co-sponsored by the Minnesota Chapter of the American Planning Association and the Minnesota Chapter of the American Society for Landscape Architects. For a review of the training, see the training slides (PPT: 123 pages/13.9MB).
April 29, 2013
Watch this one-hour webinar on HIA funded and produced by the Association of State and Territorial Health Officials (ASTHO). Webinar is co-presented by MDH staff for the Macon, GA Second Street Redevelopment HIA.
Macon, GA Second Street Redevelopment HIA Webinar
MDH's current HIA work is supported by a grant from the Health Impact Project, a collaboration of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and The Pew Charitable Trusts.