February 28, 2024
SCARP Speaker Series: Moving transportation equity forward
Students, faculty, alumni, planners, and friends near and far are all welcome!
Meghan Winters, PhD
Faculty of Health Sciences, Simon Fraser University
CIHR/PHAC Applied Public Health Research Chair
Meghan Winters is a Professor in the Faculty of Health Sciences at Simon Fraser University. Her research focuses on how city design impacts mobility, safety, and health, and on equity considerations within cities’ policies and plans. She and her team work with decision-makers and community groups at the intersection of health, urban planning, and transportation to generate actionable evidence and tools to shape livable, sustainable, and equitable cities.
Victoria Barr, PhD
LevelUp Planning Collaborative
Dr. Victoria Barr brings 30 years of expertise and passion as a planner and community well-being practitioner, specializing in the connections between equity and community planning. She holds a master's degree in public health and a PhD in planning right here at SCARP. She brings out the best of both fields in her practice.
- Each event will be open to the public.
- Light refreshments will be served.
- Speaker will present for 30 minutes, each followed by 15 minutes of Q&A and then an open session of networking and chat.
- While these events are exclusively in-person, presentations will be recorded and available online for those who can't attend personally.
When you RSVP, let us know what ideas you have for future talks!
More events to come!
Date + Time
Wed, February 28, 2024
1:00pm - 2:30pm PT
In Person Event
West Mall Annex
1933 West Mall