Andy Hong is an Assistant Professor in the Department of City & Metropolitan Planning at the University of Utah. He leads the Healthy Aging and Resilient Places Lab where its mission is to create healthier and more resilient places for everyone across the lifespan. Andy’s research focuses on the connection between the built environment and human health. His goal is to bridge urban planning and public health to develop an urban-scale data platform and evaluation framework to help tackle challenges related to chronic diseases and emerging infectious diseases. Andy previously held positions at the University of Oxford, the George Institute for Global Health, the University of British Columbia, and the Korea Transport Institute. He completed his Ph.D. at the University of Southern California and his graduate and undergraduate studies at the University of Washington.


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