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Meeting on Critical Epidemiology and Management will be transmitted online (November 20-22)

From November 20 to 22, the PhD program in Public Health, Environment and Society at Universidad Andina Simon Bolivar ( in partnership with the PhD program in Public Health at Universidad Nacional de Colombia (UNAL) ( and other po [...]

SDH Net’s contribution to the conference „Poverty and Health“

The importance of “Building bridges between knowledge and action” On March 6th and 7th 2013, the 18th annual conference “Poverty and Health” takes place in Berlin, Germany with  the thematic heading “Building bridges between knowledge and action – strategies for health promotion” In spite of its r [...]

Boosting research for health in the new Arab world at the Bellagio Center

26th February – 1st March 2013 Science and technology, research, development and innovation are key drivers of progress in health, education and socio-economic growth. Investments in research and innovation formed the backbone of economic development in Europe and the United States for several centuries. The Arab spring is a major historical [...]

Call for papers: Special issue of the Pan American Journal of Public Health on Social Determinants of Health

The Pan American Journal of Public Health, published by the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO), announces a call for papers for the next special issue on “Social Determinants of Health in the Region of the Americas”. Papers will be accepted in Spanish, English or Portuguese, and the manuscript selection process will follow the jo [...]