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Housing Summit: Opening Plenary talk: "Where is home? How housing instability affects us all"

  • Univeristy of Pittsburgh / 120 David Lawrence Hall 3942 Forbes Avenue Pittsburgh, PA, 15260 United States (map)

"Where is home? How housing instability affects us all"
Keynote Speaker: Mindy Thompson Fullilove, MD, professor of urban policy and health, The New School. Fullilove has been studying epidemics in poor communities, with a focus on the relationship between urban form and mental well-being. In 2009, she launched a Main Street NJ, a study of the role in Main Streets as social and commercial centers. This study takes her to 100 Main Streets in the US, France, the Netherlands and Japan. She has authored/edited 5 books, including Root Shock: How Tearing Up City Neighborhoods Hurts America and What We Can Do About It.

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