Managing Urbanization for Health:
A Priority for All Nations - ICUH 2018

ICUH 2018: The only global conference focused on advancing the health of people living in cities worldwide.

Cities are the main drivers of national development and present opportunities to transform a nation's health and wellbeing, so cities must be at the forefront of tackling the global sustainable development agenda.

Topics include coverage of the following:

  • 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
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Who should attend ICUH 2018?
Academic experts, policymakers and practitioners in:

  • Public Health
  • Population Health
  • Determinants of Health and NCD Prevention
  • Urban Planning
  • Economic Development
  • Housing
  • Transportation
  • Built and Natural Environments

  • Aging
  • Food Systems
  • Education
  • Geography
  • Health Care Delivery
  • Care Models in Clinical Medicine, including reproductive, women’s, infant and child health, mental health, infectious disease and NCDs
  • Resilience
  • Energy

 

Reasons to attend ICUH 2018:

  • Identify challenges and strategies to informing implementation of the SDGs and The New Urban Agenda
  • Meet experts from across sectors and disciplines to address the broader determinants of health
  • Expand your research and practice  networks with colleagues from the global North and South
  • Share urban health challenges and solutions with policymakers and practitioners from high, middle and low income settings
  • Contribute to the evidence base for urban health policies and practice
 

Join us in Xiamen, China | 4-8 November, 2019


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Cities are the main drivers of national development and present opportunities to transform a nation's health and wellbeing, so cities must be at the forefront of tackling the global sustainable development agenda.