Author Archives: mdesjar2

Annual Peter Gould Student Paper Award

Abstract Submission Deadline: October 25, 2018 Sponsored by the Health and Medical Geography Specialty Group, Association of American Geographers Description: The Health and Medical Geography Specialty Group (HMGSG) of AAG invites current undergraduate and graduate students to submit their work … Continue reading

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AAG 2018 Session: “Advances in Computational Approaches for Geospatial Health Applications”

Call for Papers If you are interested in joining this session, please email your PIN, title, abstract, and contact information to the following organizers: Michael R. Desjardins (UNC-Charlotte; mdesjar2@uncc.edu) and Alexander Hohl (UNC-Charlotte; ahohl@uncc.edu). Please note that we will not … Continue reading

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Health and Medical Geography Journals

Need help identifying a journal to submit your research? Click here to compare numerous journals related to health and medical geography, which includes their scope, impact factor, and more. Thanks to Peter Chen for informing us about this resource.

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GEOMED 2017

Less than a month until Geomed 2017 in the beautiful Portuguese city of Porto (Sept. 7-9)! Former HMGSG chair Dr. Eric Delmelle (UNC-Charlotte) and current co-webmaster Michael Desjardins (UNC-Charlotte) will be attending and presenting their research. If you are a … Continue reading

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AAG 2017

Dear members of the Health and Medical Geography Specialty Group, At this AAG, our specialty group will sponsor 72 sessions. Although it is not possible to list them all in this post, I would like to remind you of some … Continue reading

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Distinguished Professor Emeritus John M. Hunter

We are saddened to announce the passing of Dr. John M. Hunter.

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HMGSG at AAG Boston 2017

There will be 72 sessions at AAG that were organized by members of HMGSG!  Stay tuned for details regarding session topics, locations, and times.    

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