Creating healthy, just and eco-sensitive cities: Tony Capon

The health, social and environmental consequences of the current pattern of urban development in Australia provide a compelling rationale for a re-think of the way we are developing our cities. This video examines the Australian urban health challenge and explores efforts by public health workers, urbanists and others to respond in the interest of the health of people and planet.

Podcast: Creating healthy, just and eco-sensitive cities (Quicktime movie, 140 MB)

Professor Capon’s lecture (PDF)

Tony Capon is a Professor with the National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health at Australian National University and convenes the Australian Climate Change Adaptation Research Network for Human Health.