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Elisa Pozo Menéndez

Investigadora sobre salud urbana y envejecimiento activo en el Departamento de Urbanística y Ordenación del Territorio, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid (UPM)

Architect and urban planner specialized on environment and sustainability at Universidad Politécnica de Madrid. She has completed her background with the master “Villes Durables” (Institut Français d’Urbanisme, 2014) and “Arquitectura Bioclimática y Medio Ambiente” (UPM, 2019). She is PhD researcher on Urban Health and Active Ageing. From 2018 she is coordinator of UNI-Health (2019) and URB-HealthS (2020), European projects in the EIT Health network. She combines her research experience with professional work and collaborates with different architecture and urban planning studios integrating her interdisciplinar vision and international experience. Since 2017 she is also teacher of digital tools and workflows at Istituto Europeo de Diseño de Madrid. Since 2006 she has been engaged and continue to collaborate with different NGOs and associations in projects of social inclusion and equity.

Experience

  • –present
    Investigadora sobre Salud urbana y envejecimiento activo en el Departamento de Urbanística y Ordenación del Territorio, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid (UPM), Universidad Politécnica de Madrid (UPM)

Education

  • 2017 
    Universidad Politécnica de Madrid. Institut Français d'Urbanisme., Arquitecta. Especialización en urbanismo, sostenibilidad y arquitectura bioclimática.