The mission of University of California, Berkeley Health Impact Group (UCBHIG) is promote the field of Health Impact Assessment through advocacy, education, research, and community outreach. Faculty from both the School of Public Health and the College of City and Regional Planning participate in UCBHIG. UCBHIG's work focuses largely on the development of qualitative and quantitative tools for assessing the impacts associated with a variety of planning and policy decisions at the regional, state, and national level.