TRB 2016 Annual Meeting, January 10-14, 2016 | Washington, D.C.
Select Subject Areas: Travel Behavior, Travel Modeling, Public Health Analysis and Modeling, Policy
The Health and Transportation Subcommittee of the Transportation Research Board seeks research papers enhancing the use of transportation and land use modeling tools in examining health outcomes. We welcome both development of theoretical frameworks and innovative use of theory in practical applications to improve our knowledge.
Examples of research questions in the context of this call may include but are not limited to:
What role does transportation play in enabling access to health care and medical facilities, and are there any systematic inequalities?
Papers for publication and/or presentation must be submitted by August 1, 2015. Submission of complete papers, conforming to TRB standards and format, is required for consideration. Papers may be submitted for presentation only. Each paper will be peer-reviewed according to TRB procedures. TRB paper specifications and submittal information can be found online at (https://www.mytrb.org/?PressAmpTarget=/Paper/Instructions).
At the bottom of the TRB paper submission form, please indicate your paper is intended for the Health and Transportation Subcommittee (ADD50-01). Be sure to include the Subcommittee name and number.
For more information on this call for papers contact: Ed Christopher, Federal Highway Administration, firstname.lastname@example.org, Eloisa Raynault, Planning Communities, email@example.com, or Ipek N. Sener, Texas A&M Transportation Institute, firstname.lastname@example.org.