Links

Resources

A Pattern Language 
http://www.patternlanguage.com

Academy of Architecture for Health, an AIA Knowledge Community
https://network.aia.org/academyofarchitectureforhealth/home

Active Living Research (Robert Wood Johnson Foundation)
http://activelivingresearch.org/

American Institute of Architects’ (AIA) Design Health Research Consortium
https://www.aia.org/resources/78646-design–health-research-consortium

American Society of Landscape Architects
Health Benefits of Nature
Healthy and Livable Communities

Architects for Health
http://www.architectsforhealth.com/

Architecture for Humanity
http://architectureforhumanity.org/

Built Environment and Public Health Clearinghouse
https://www.planning.org/nationalcenters/health/bephc/

Center for Active Design
https://centerforactivedesign.org/

Center for Communities by Design (AIA)
https://www.aia.org/pages/2891-center-for-communities-by-design

Center for Health Design
http://www.healthdesign.org/

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Healthy Places (includes community design resources)
https://www.cdc.gov/healthyplaces/

Center for Universal Design
http://www.ncsu.edu/ncsu/design/cud/

Congress of the New Urbanism
http://www.cnu.org/

Design for America
http://designforamerica.com/

Design for Health
http://designforhealth.net/

Donald Appleyard
http://www.pps.org/reference/dappleyard/

Disadvantaged by Design
http://www.disadvantagedbydesign.com/

Environmental Design Research Association
http://www.edra.org

Environmental Design Research Sites
http://www.humanics-es.com/recc-ed.htm

Environmental Simulation Laboratory, UC Berkeley
http://www-laep.ced.berkeley.edu/research/simlab/

Ergonomics Society
http://www.ergonomics.org.uk/

Form-based code
http://formbasedcodes.org/

Garden Cities of Tomorrow
http://www.library.cornell.edu/Reps/DOCS/howard.htm

United States Green Building Council (USGBC)
http://www.usgbc.org/

GreenScale Research Project
http://Greenscale.nd.edu

Guide to Community Preventive Services/CDC
http://www.thecommunityguide.org/

Health and Places Initiative (HAPI) at Harvard
https://research.gsd.harvard.edu/hapi/

Health Impact Assessment
http://www.who.int/hia/en/

Health Impacts of Airport Noise and Air Pollution http://www.eltoroairport.org/issues.html#noise

Healthy Cities/Healthy Communities
http://www.well.com/user/bbear/hc_articles.html

Healthy Cities Programs/World Health Organization
http://www.who.dk/healthy-cities/

Healthy Places by Design
https://healthyplacesbydesign.org/

Healthy People 2010
http://www.healthypeople.gov/default.htm

Housing and Urban Design/USDHHS
http://www.hud.gov/

Institute on Aging and Environment
http://www.uwm.edu/Dept/IAE/

International Academy for Design and Health
https://www.designandhealth.org/

Interdisciplinary Consortium on Urban Planning and Public Health (Harvard)
http://icupph.wikidot.com/

International Association for People-Environment Studies
http://www.iaps-association.org/

International Union of Architects – Public Health Group
https://www.uia-phg.org/mission

International Well Building Institute
https://www.wellcertified.com/

Jan Gehl
http://www.pps.org/reference/jgehl/

Jane Jacobs/Death and Life of Great American Cities
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jane_Jacobs

National Association of County & City Health Officials
http://archived.naccho.org/topics/environmental/landuseplanning/index.cfm

National Trust for Historic Preservation
http://www.nthp.org/

Natural Learning Initiative
http://www.naturalearning.org/

National Collaborative on Childhood Obesity Research (NCCOR)
http://www.nccor.org/
NCCOR Useful Behavioral Design Resources/

NIMBY (Not in my backyard)
http://www.ruralhome.org/pubs/development/nimby/intro.htm

Physical Activity and Environmental Design http://www.cdc.gov/nccdphp/dnpa/physical/index.htm

Planetizen
http://www.planetizen.com/

Post-Occupancy Evaluation
http://www.postoccupancyevaluation.com/

Prevention Institute
http://www.preventioninstitute.org/

Project for Public Spaces
http://www.pps.org/

Richard Jackson, Designing Healthy Communities
http://designinghealthycommunities.org/

Seaside Research Portal
http://seaside.library.nd.edu/

Smarter Lunchrooms Project
http://smarterlunchrooms.org/

Smart Growth America
http://www.smartgrowthamerica.org/

Smart Growth Online
http://www.smartgrowth.org/Default.asp?res=1920

Sprawl Watch
http://www.sprawlwatch.org/

Third Places
http://www.pps.org/info/placemakingtools/placemakers/roldenburg

US Census Bureau
http://www.census.gov/population/www/

U.S. Green Building Council
http://www.usgbc.org/

What is an Ecological Footprint?
http://www.gdrc.org/uem/footprints/what-is-ef.html

Why They Built the Pruitt-Igoe Project
http://www.soc.iastate.edu/sapp/PruittIgoe.html

World Health Organization (WHO) European Centre for Environment and Health (ECEH)
http://www.euro.who.int/en/about-us/organization/office-locations/who-european-centre-for-environment-and-health-eceh,-bonn,-germany


Academic Journals

American Journal of Public Health
https://ajph.aphapublications.org/

American Journal of Preventive Medicine
https://www.ajpmonline.org/

Cities & Health
https://www.tandfonline.com/loi/rcah20

Children, Youth, and Environment
https://www.jstor.org/journal/chilyoutenvi

Environment and Behavior, Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, CA. 
http://journals.sagepub.com/home/eab

Health & Place
https://www.journals.elsevier.com/health-and-place

Journal of Environmental Psychology, Academic Press Ltd., London, U.K.
http://www.academicpress.com/jep

Urban Design and Mental Health
http://www.urbandesignmentalhealth.com/


Conferences

Environmental Design Research Association
http://www.edra.org

International Association for People-Environment Studies
http://www.iaps-association.org/

Making Cities Liveable
http://www.livablecities.org/

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF), Active Living Research (ALR)
http://activelivingresearch.org/


Academic Programs

AIA’s Design Health Research Consortium Members
https://www.aia.org/resources/78646-design–health-research-consortium

Design and Environmental Analysis, Cornell University
http://www.human.cornell.edu/dea/

Health and Places Initiative (HAPI) at Harvard
https://research.gsd.harvard.edu/hapi/

MIT’s Health & Urbanism: Norman B. Leventhal Center for Advanced Urbanism
http://lcau.mit.edu/

University of Minnesota, Center for Design in Health
cdh.design.umn.edu

University of Virginia School of Architecture, Center for Design & Health
https://cdh.arch.virginia.edu/


Courses

Human-Environment Relations Course/Gary Evans, Cornell University http://instruct1.cit.cornell.edu/courses/dea150/

Environmental Psychology Course/Dan Stokols/University of California-Irvine https://eee.uci.edu/13s/54195

Effects of the Built Environment on Health/Kim Rollings/University of Notre Dame School of Architecture
https://ahsnd.wordpress.com/teaching/

Sample Syllabi for Planning Education: Built Environment and Public Health Clearinghouse
http://www.bephc.gatech.edu/planning/academic/syllabi

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