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July 22, 2019

July 24th: Food Security Study Group

Food Security Study Group

Alaska Village Initiatives

Wednesday, July 24th


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We will continue our discussion of Health Impact Assessments as a potential tool for understating how public policies can impact food security. We will be joined by Sarah Yoder, Public Health Specialist and Deputy Environmental Public Health Program Manager at the Alaska Department of Health and Social Services. She will discuss the department’s Health Impact Assessment program and examples of its use in Alaska and other states.

Click here to see the department’s webpage on HIAs and links to resources such as their HIA Tool Kit.