HIA Forum 2008

The HIA Forum provides an opportunity for those with an interest in HIA to meet, share experiences, hear about new developments and consider how to progress HIA.

Prioritising health in policy and project appraisal - 11 November, Cork
This session discussed health in other Impact Assessments particularly Environmental Impact Assessment and Stategic Environmental Assessment.  Access agenda and presentations below:
HIA Forum agenda - 11 November 2008
Using HIA to influence healthy public policy, Monica O'Mullane, PhD findings. 
INIsPHO all-ireland datasets, Steve Barron, Institute of Public Health in Ireland

HIA and mental wellbeing - 28 October, Institute of Public Health in Ireland, Belfast
This session considered how HIA can contribute to improved mental health and wellbeing.  A range of sectors working in mental health attended to look at the mental health and wellbeing implications of the environment we live in.  Access agenda and presentations below:
HIA Forum agenda - 28 October 2008
INIsPHO all-Ireland datasets, Lorraine Fahy, Institute of Public Health in Ireland

 

For further information on future HIA Forum events, please contact either Claire Higgins at claire.higgins@publichealth.ie or Teresa Lavin at teresa.lavin@publichealth.ie