Breaking down silos of funding, redistributing power, supporting more authentic public engagement, and participatory approaches to community planning are essential processes for implementing Safe Systems approaches. In this session, we will hear more on how communities are doing this work, and what still stands in the way.
Moderated by Dr. Becky Naumann, Core Faculty at the Injury Prevention Research Center and Assistant Research Professor of Epidemiology at UNC Chapel Hill
Panelists: Katherine Chen (Senior Policy & Program Analyst at UC Berkeley SafeTREC), Steve Hoyt-McBeth (Bike Share and Transportation Demand Management Program Manager at Portland Bureau of Transportation), Dr. Destiny Thomas (Founder and CEO at Thrivance Group), and Aidil Ortiz (Founder at Aidilisms LLC).
Part 3 in the Safe Systems Summer Learning Series hosted by the Collaborative Sciences Center for Road Safety. For more: www.roadsafety.unc.edu/education/activities/summer-learning-series-2021/