ICUH2016 - San Francisco
ISUH and AAG Joint Symposium
April 1-2, 2016
"Geography & Health"
- Spatializing Health: Geography, GI Science and Urban Health
- Urban Health – Health-Geography for Sustainable Urban Development
- Geography & Urban Health: Collaborating to Advance Sustainable Urban Transitions
13th International Conference on Urban Health
April 3-4, 2016
"Place & Health"
- Global Initiatives Advancing Urban Health
- Placed Based Actions to Prevent Disease and Promote Health in Cities
- Lessons Learned from LMICS for Advancing a Culture of Health in the US
- Evidence from Action in Policy and Programs for Urban Health
- Conference Overview
- April 1-2: Geography & Urban Health
- April 3-4: Place & Health
- WHO Executive Summary
The International Society on Urban Health and the American Association of Geographers collaborated on a Symposium on Geography and Urban Health. The sessions highlighted cross-disciplinary approaches for enhancing collaboration in team science, technology transfer, designs for urban health, and advancing global urban health policy and programs.
Joint ISUH-AAG Welcome Plenary
Douglas Richardson, Executive Director, American Association of Geographers; Shamim Hayder Talukder, President, International Society for Urban Health. Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Eminence; Jo Ivey Boufford, President, The New York Academy of Medicine; Andy Haines, Professor of Public Health and Primary Care, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. Chair, The Rockefeller Foundation-Lancet Commission on Planetary Health; Mei-Po Kwan, Professor, Geography & Geographic Information Science, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign; Alex Ross, Director, World Health Organization Centre for Health Development, Kobe, Japan
ICUH2016 Welcome Plenary
Shamim Hayder Talukder, President, International Society for Urban Health Founder. Chief Executive Officer, Eminence; David Vlahov, Dean and Professor, School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco. Editor-in-chief of the Journal of Urban Health; A.E. Md. Muhiuddin Osmani, Joint Chief, Planning, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh; Jose Gabriel Siri, Research Fellow, United Nations University (UNU); Jo Ivey Boufford, President, The New York Academy of Medicine
Ann Aerts, Head of the Novartis Foundation; Tracy Orleans, Senior Scientist, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
ICUH2016 Plenary - Global Ideas for US Solutions to Advance a Culture of Health
Tracy Orleans, Senior Scientist, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Olga L. Sarmiento, Associate Professor, Department of Public Health, School of Medicine, Universidad de los Andes; Shamim Hayder Talukder, President, International Society for Urban Health. Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Eminence; Sandra J. Winter, Director, Wellness Living Laboratory/Research Associate, Stanford Prevention Research Center, Stanford University School of Medicine; Rajesh Anandan, Senior Vice President UNICEF Ventures, Co-creator UNICEF Kid Power, Co-founder ULTRA Testing; Isabella Aboderin, Senior Research Scientist and Head, Program on Aging and Development in Sub-Saharan Africa, African Population Health Research Center (APHRC), Nairobi, Kenya
Benjamin K. Chu, Executive Vice President, Kaiser Foundation Hospitals and Health Plan, Inc., Group President, Kaiser Permanente Southern California and Georgia Regions. President, Kaiser Permanente Southern California
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