Program

17th International Medical Geography Symposium

Date & Event

Sunday July 2nd Registration & icebreaker reception
Monday July 3rd Registration, welcome keynote, concurrent poster & paper sessions
Tuesday July 4th Concurrent poster & paper sessions
Wednesday July 5th All day field trip
Thursday July 6th Concurrent poster & paper sessions, evening banquet
Friday July 7th Concurrent poster & paper sessions, concluding remarks

Program

Keynote Speaker (Introduction) : Frédéric Pierru, researcher in political science and sociology, Centre d'Études et de Recherches Administratives, Politiques et Sociales (CERAPS - UMR 8026) CNRS, Lille2, France.
Frédéric Pierru is an internationally recognised scientist in comparative health policies.

Keynote Speaker (Conclusion) : Mylène Riva, assistant professor, Institute for Health and Social Policy, and Department of Geography, McGill University Quebec, Canada.
Mylène Riva is an internationally recognised health geographer and population health researcher. Her research is mainly concerned with the social and environmental determinants of Indigenous Peoples’ health and well-being.

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About the Icebreaker

The icebreaker reception, on Sunday July 2nd, will feature an official welcome to IMGS 2017. Cocktail will be served at 6:00PM with welcoming remarks to start at 7:00PM

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About the banquet

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