CALL FOR ABSTRACTS - 2018 International Conference on Urban Health | Submit by May 14

Dear Colleagues,

On behalf of Drs. Nelson Sewankambo and Jo Ivey Boufford, co-hosts of the 2018 International Conference on Urban Health, please see the below call for abstracts, pre-formed panels, workshops, or special tracks. This will
be an exciting opportunity to engage a with transdisciplinary audience on your research. Please don’t hesitate to contact me with any questions.


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15th International Conference
on Urban Health: Managing Urbanisation for Health 

26-30 November 2018 | Kampala, Uganda

Submit abstracts by 14 May,

The 15th International Conference on Urban Health will
bring together interdisciplinary researchers, practitioners, policy-makers, health and urban stakeholders and community leaders to exchange ideas and advance research and practice across sectors on how best to manage the rapid urbanisation occurring in all
regions of the world.

Abstracts are invited for oral
and poster presentations, pre-formed panels, workshops and special tracks on the following conference
 by 14 May 2018.

  • The Governance of Complex Systems
  • Culture and Inclusivity
  • Disasters, Epidemics, and the Unexpected
  • Cities as Economic Engines
  • Monitoring and Evaluation of Urban Health Indicators
  • Safety, Security, and Justice
  • Spiritual Health in the City 

We welcome your participation and look forward to receiving your abstracts.

Conference chairs

Nelson Sewankambo, Uganda National Academy of Sciences, Uganda

Jo Ivey Boufford, President, ISUH; New York University, USA

Organised by

Graeme Stewart-Wilson

Research Officer

Uganda National Academy of Sciences (UNAS)

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