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Webinar: Where Health & Sustainability Meet


STAR Communities (Sustainable Tools for Assessing & Rating Communities) will hold a webinar exploring their Community Rating System on Friday, July 18 from 2pm - 3pm ET. The STAR Community Rating System acts as a platform that helps collaboration among professionals and leaders in public health and sustainability, to work together on a local level towards community wellness and healthy outcomes.

The presenters for the webinar will be:

  • John Balbus, Senior Advisor for Public Health, National Institutes of Health
  • Vickie Boothe, Lead, Population Health Metrics Team, Centers for Disease Control & Prevention
  • Eric Faisst, Public Health Director, Madison County, NY
  • Evonda Thomas-Smith, Health Department Director, and Catherine Hurley, Sustainable Programs Director, City of Evanston, IL
  • Moderated by Andrea Peet, STAR Communities

See the STAR Communities website for more information on Rating System and the upcoming webinar.