National Center for Healthy Housing


Also found in: Acronyms.

National Center for Healthy Housing

Sponsors research on methods to reduce residential environmental hazards and to scientifically assess risks.
References in periodicals archive ?
Rebecca Morley, National Center for Healthy Housing, Docket ID: EPA-HQ-OPPT-2005-0049, March 16, 2006.
Rebecca Morley, National Center for Healthy Housing, Comments Regarding Dangerous Work Practices, March 24, 2006.
The places in which people live are "critical determinants of health," said APHA member Rebecca Morley, MSPP, executive director of the National Center for Healthy Housing and the book's lead editor.
At the federal policy level, the Alliance for Healthy Homes and the National Center for Healthy Housing are drafting federal healthy homes legislation to comprehensively address the current policy gaps.
NEHA and the National Center for Healthy Housing (NCHH) partnered in 2007 to offer a new credential, the Healthy Homes Specialist (HHS).
Operated by the nonprofit National Center for Healthy Housing (NCHH), the network aims ultimately to change how city and state governments conduct public health activities related to housing.
Morley adds, "The role of the National Center for Healthy Housing is to anchor this network by providing training curricula and tools and serving as a repository for all the information about healthy housing that the partners might need to carry out the training and to promote healthy housing more broadly in their communities." Part of that repository will be an electronic database of research information, assessment tools, and treatment protocols that will be available online in summer 2005.
The National Center for Healthy Housing (NCHH) recently introduced the results of a new report, "How Healthy Are National Green Building Programs?"
"When it comes to occupant health, not all of the national green building programs are created equal," said Rebecca Morley, executive director of the National Center for Healthy Housing and one of the report authors.
In November 2002, the National Center for Healthy Housing convened a 2-day workshop to review the state of knowledge in the field of healthy housing.
In November 2002, the National Center for Healthy Housing, a national nonprofit organization dedicated to eliminating residential health hazards to children while preserving affordable housing, convened a 2-day workshop to review the state of knowledge and to help promote the paradigm shift to a healthy housing approach.
Encyclopedia browser ?
Full browser ?