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Written by Edmond Ortiz on Mar 8 2017 - 5:00pm
San Antonio’s frontrunner mayoral candidates debated neighborhoods, gentrification, public safety and sanctuary cities on March 6.
Written by Katie Nickas on Apr 7 2016 - 6:17pm
Air quality is always on San Antonio’s radar, but for the attendees at the Regional Air Quality Strategy Session at Eco Centro April 5, it’s an urgent call to action.
Written by CMHE on Mar 29 2016 - 4:09pm
Join NOWCastSA 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, April 5 for the live webcast of The Promotor Model: The ethical imperative to include patients in improving individual and community health, presented by leading public health expert America Bracho, MD, MPH. Thanks to the underwriting support of Methodist Healthcare Ministries of South Texas, Inc. anyone can watch the event live or replay the video later right here on this page.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Jan 20 2016 - 8:43pm
Catch up and get ahead with the EDGE for the week of Jan. 18, 2016 Affordable Care Act Enrollment Closing There’s an important deadline coming up and if you miss it, it could cost you. The window is open until Jan. 31 to enroll in or change your health insurance under the Affordable Care Act or Obamacare.
Written by San Antonio Me… on Oct 19 2015 - 3:51pm
On Friday, Nov. 13, 2015 NOWCastSA recorded video of Health and the Built Environment: Leveraging a More Livable SA, a conference presented by San Antonio Metropolitan Health District. Thanks to the underwriting support of Methodist Healthcare Ministries of South Texas, Inc., anyone can replay video later right here on this page. Watch a playlist of the following sessions below:
Written by San Antonio Me… on Sep 22 2015 - 1:53pm
The 2015 Health & The Built Environment Conference brings together the leading minds within the region in leveraging a healthier San Antonio. Each year, national speakers present along with local movers and shakers in order to provide real solutions for attendees interested in knowing how we can create a more livable San Antonio. Few conferences in San Antonio offer this versatile an array of cutting edge best practices to move San Antonio forward.
Written by Clayton Price on Apr 8 2014 - 12:04pm
Replay video:  Watch video of Public Health and the Built Environment: Healthy Communities by Design presented on May 7, 2014 by the San Antonio Metropolitan Health District. The conference brought together public health professionals, architects, designers and other professionals interested in learning more about the correlation between the public health and the built environment.
Written by Amanda Evrard on Mar 11 2013 - 1:34pm
REPLAY VIDEO: On Tuesday, March 19, NOWCastSA will record the opening plenary session of San Antonio Metropolitan Health District's first-ever conference on the built environment's impact on public health at the St. Anthony Riverwalk Wyndham Hotel from 8:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. NOWCastSA intended to webcast the presentation live, but due to unforseen technical difficulties, was unable to do so. Instead, the team is recording the event and will post it here on this page to replay.