Presentation: Center for Total Health and Social Innovation – American College of Preventive Medicine Corporate Roundtable

Presentation: Center for Total Health and Social Innovation - American College of Preventive Medicine Corporate Roundtable

The Center for Total Health (@KPTotalHealth) is Kaiser Permanente’s Social Innovation Center.

This presentation was given to the American College of Preventive Medicine (@ACPM_HQ) Corporate Roundtable, meeting in Washington, DC, to introduce the Center, Social Innovation, and Total Health for individuals and communities.

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Presenting Quantified Community at #WalkHackNight August 20, Transportation Techies Meetup

Presenting Quantified Community at #WalkHackNight August 20, Transportation Techies Meetup

Getting ready to go to Transportation Techies Meetup (@TechiesDC) this week for a very special (and requested) Walk Hack Night: Walk Hack Night is a show & tell of projects, apps and data visualizations about pedestrians and the walking experience. There tends to be less data about walking and the pedestrian experience relative to other …

Very Accurately Quoted in BBC’s “Forget standing meetings, try this instead”

Very Accurately Quoted in BBC's "Forget standing meetings, try this instead"

Forget standing meetings, try this instead, via @BBC_Capital “The most boring thing is sitting in a room and staring at someone for half an hour,” said Eytan. “If you tell me it’s a walking meting, it’s overall a bright spot in the day.” The quotes, including the one above, are accurate. The one correction is …

Car-Free Generation Y, Washington, DC #ActiveTransportation

Car-Free Generation Y, Washington, DC #ActiveTransportation

Far fewer young adults commute to work in Washington, DC than do in the rest of the United States, with a much bigger drop compared to the rest of the country. You can access the full report here: Young Adults Then and Now – Census Explorer Thank you @census and @socialexplorer Also, see: Now Reading: …

Video: My intro to my largest walking meeting ever – Walking Summit 2013

Video: My intro to my largest walking meeting ever - Walking Summit 2013

I didn’t realize this had been posted until a small bird told me – thanks Kate Ellington (@kateellington)! I am talking really fast because: I had 5 minutes to help 500 people leave a hotel basement to start a walking meeting I needed to get them back on time, otherwise I’d never get to throw …

Just Read: Walkable Urban Places – Boston poised to surpass Washington, DC?

Just Read: Walkable Urban Places - Boston poised to surpass Washington, DC?

This  new report, continuing on 2012’s “The WalkUP Wake-Up Call” (see: Now Reading: Walking and walkable urban places will drive an economic as well as a health renaissance | Ted Eytan, MD), goes beyond celebration of Washington, DC as the national model for walkable urban places (WalkUPs – get it?), to look at impact of WalkUPs …