Building Effective and Sustainable Local Gardens to Promote Public Health, Part 1

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Date: 
Tuesday, March 20, 2012

This webinar series discusses role of local gardening efforts in promoting public health and reducing obesity and provide an overview of important legal and policy considerations impacting local gardening efforts. 

Click here to download a PDF of the PowerPoint slides.  In addition, please check out our newly-released Community Garden Policy Reference Guide (2012).

Presenters:

  • Liz Makins, Manager Obesity Initiatives, American Heart Association
  • Mary Marrow, Staff Attorney, Public Health Law Center

Moderator:     Debbie Hornor, Community Obesity Policy Manager, the American Heart Association

Sponsored by The American Heart Association and the Public Health Law Center.