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AFRO-NETS> Call for Abstracts - 9th International WFPHA Congress
- Subject: AFRO-NETS> Call for Abstracts - 9th International WFPHA Congress
- From: Dieter Neuvians MD <email@example.com>
- Date: Mon, 22 Nov 1999 12:48:55 -0500 (EST)
Call for Abstracts - 9th International WFPHA Congress
"Challenges for Public Health at the Dawn of the 21st Century"
2-6 September, 2000
The Announcement/Call for Abstracts is available for the Ninth Inter-
national Congress of the World Federation of Public Health Associa-
tions (WFPHA)to be held in Beijing, China, 2-6 September, 2000. To
have one sent to you, contact WFPHA Executive Secretary:
WFPHA Secretariat c/o APHA
800 Eye Street, NW
Washington, DC 20016-3710, USA
The Congress is a worldwide forum for public health associations and
their practitioners, academicians, economists, researchers, and spe-
cialists in community development, health education and information
technology for sharing knowledge under the theme of "Challenges for
Public Health at the Dawn of the 21st Century".
Possible sub-themes include:
- Demographic-Economic Transitions and Health;
- Global Communications and Health: Information, Education, and Par-
- Health and Development;
- Health and the Environment;
- Health and Infrastructure;
- Globalization of Health;
- Poverty and Social Justice;
- Chronic Infections and Re-emerging Diseases;
- Reproductive Health;
- Behavioural and Social Determinants of Health; and many others.
WFPHA is an international, non-governmental organization composed of
multidisciplinary public health associations representing 60 coun-
tries and regions. WFPHA is the only worldwide professional society
representing and serving the broad field of public health, as dis-
tinct from single disciplines or professions. We, along with the Con-
gress' co-hosts, the China Preventive Medicine Association, and the
Chinese Academy of Preventive Medicine, invite you to respond to the
Announcement and Call for Abstracts and look forward to having you
Allen K. Jones, Ph.D.
World Federation of Public Health Associations (WFPHA) and
Director, International Health American Public Health Association
800 Eye St., NW Washington, D.C. 20001, USA
Tel: +1-202-777-2486 (IH)
Tel: +1-202-777-2487 (WFPHA)
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