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TIDI069: Designing For Public Health

Erik Svendsen is Director of the Division of Environmental Health, Science, and Practice at the National Center for Environmental Health within the CDC. With more than 20 years of experience in research and public health, his focus is predominantly on environmentally induced illnesses. On this edition of This Is DesignIntelligence, he joins us to talk about what his division at the CDC does, what it means to the built environment industry, and how architects, engineers and developer can engage with the CDC to design for public health.