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Housing as a Social Determinant of Health: Regulations and their Impact

posted on Thu, May 18 2017 12:00 am by The Network for Public Health Law

Thursday, May 18 from 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. (ET). View/download the slides. 

This webinar, co-sponsored by the Network and the CDC’s Public Health Law Program, will discuss how housing laws and regulations impact health outcomes, and how housing related legal approaches act as determinants of health. Speakers will discuss the role of law in ensuring the availability and access to affordable, healthy housing, and highlight specific state and federal regulations aimed at achieving that goal.  


  • William Tilburg, Senior Staff Attorney, Network for Public Health Law - Eastern Region
  • Courtney Anderson, Georgia State University   
  • Lisa Smestad, Environmental Services Manager, Minneapolis Health Department  


  • Kerri McGowan Lowrey, J.D., M.P.H., is Deputy Director, Network for Public Health Law - Eastern Region