2012 Translating Research to Policy Award

2012 Translating Research to Policy Award

The Active Living Research Translating Research to Policy Award recognizes innovative teams or individuals representing research, policy and/or advocacy who have had success in catalyzing policy or environmental change of relevance to youth physical activity, sedentary behavior and obesity prevention. Our goal is to celebrate achievements, understand how success occurs, and share these stories so others will be inspired to use or adapt new and effective approaches.

2012 Translating Research to Policy Award Recipient

Clark County, Washington Public Health, Center for Community Health

Translating Research to Policy: Health Impact Assessment in Clark County, WA

  • Alan Melnick, MD, MPH, CPH, Health Officer
  • Brendon Haggerty, MURP, Program Coordinator
  • Marc Boldt, Board of Clark County Commissioners


Read the 2012 Award Recipient's translation story.

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