Sustainable health promotion and resilience in urban environment


1 School of Management and Medical Information Science, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran

2 School of Mechanical Engineering, Bioengineering research center, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran


Part of resilience and sustainability in any urban environment is establishment and maintaining health. Sustainability in health is a dynamic process in which growth of physical, mental and social health is guaranteed. A city is sustainable when all aspect of life such as economy, environment, health and infrastructure are well defined and very often subjected to optimization.