There are numerous efforts across sectors to measure neighborhood-level health and well-being. This event features four national metrics experts spanning community development, public health and healthcare, who have each helped develop some of the most innovative tools for practitioners working to advance health equity. This includes SuccessMeasures; Healthy Neighborhood Equity Fund’s HealthScore; Enterprise Community Partners’ Opportunity360 Index; and 100 Million Healthier Lives’ Adult Well Being Index. All the tools mentioned during the event can be found on the Network’s MeasureUp and in the slide deck featured during the discussion.
The Network’s Manager of Strategic Programs and Research, Renee Roy Elias, moderated a rich discussion with four prominent leaders:
- Vedette Gavin, MPH, MPA, Director of Research and Partnerships, Healthy Neighborhoods Equity Fund / Conservation Law Foundation
- Tiffany Manuel, PhD, Vice President – Knowledge, Impact, & Strategy, Enterprise Community Partners
- Jessica Mulcahy, MA, Director, Success Measures Philanthropic Evaluation Strategies, Success Measures at NeighborWorks America
- Carley Riley, MD, MPP, MHS, FAAP, Assistant Professor in the Department of Pediatrics, Division of Critical Care Medicine, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center and the 100 Million Healthier Lives Metrics Hub
Rewatch the event. Missed the event or need a refresher on our speakers’ practical tips? Check out this video recording of the October 24 event on the Build Healthy Places Network’s YouTube channel.
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