Happy Cities: A New Model for Urban Interventions

Over the course of two weeks in January 2020, students from the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and from Tufts University joined fellow students from the Architecture and Design School at King Mongkut University of Technology Thonburi and from the Department of Industrial Design (IDP) at Chulalongkorn University for an immersion  “Happy Cities – A Model for Urban Interventions”. The class took place at the Research and Innovation…

Driving Business Performance: Culture of Health for Executive Leaders

The Harvard School of Public Health offered two separate workshops, one for individuals and one for teams, to help businesses master implementing a Culture of Health to improve public health and gain a competitive advantage. Patrick Whitney held a workshop that utilized the Whole View Model to teach participants methods to develop a Culture of Health at their organizations. Health expenditures accounted for 17.9% of the U.S. GDP in 2016–one…