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Call for HMGSG Fall 2020 Newsletter Items

Dear HMGSG Members, As we are preparing the Fall 2020 Health and Medical Geography Specialty Group (HMGSG) Newsletter, we would like to support our members by allowing you to highlight any achievements during this past year. Given the productivity of … Continue reading

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JOB POSTING – POSTDOCTORAL FELLOW IN RURAL IMMIGRATION AND HEALTH Area of Research:

Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Rural Immigration and Health Description of duties: The Post-doctoral Fellow will work with a multi-disciplinary research team at the University of Toronto Mississauga, the University of Waterloo, and the Newcomer Centre of Peel to examine the health … Continue reading

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Job Offer: Statistician at the Medical College of Wisconsin

Provide data and statistical analysis support for a research team focused on health equity and social justice at the intersection of public health and geography. Team research foci include disparities in cancer, COVID-19, cardiovascular conditions, and stress/well-being among diverse populations. … Continue reading

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Postdoc in Gender Geographies available at the University of New Hampshire

We would love to see a wide array of applications to the position below, despite the short timeline.  It is a nice opportunity to conduct independent research and get a little teaching experience in the company of great colleagues (more … Continue reading

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Call for book chapters about Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Global Culture

FROM: Stan Brunn, Geography, Univ of Kentucky I am editing a book on the impacts of COVID-19 in different countries where the chapters will address different topics, including diffusion, gender, racial and ethnic differences, national policies and local/regional impacts.  I … Continue reading

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Paid Fellowship in Small Area Estimation techniques available at the Centers for Disease Control (CDC): Deadline November 23, 2020

A research opportunity is currently available in Division of Population Health within the National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (NCCDPHP) at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in Atlanta, Georgia. Throughout the course of this … Continue reading

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Globalink Research Internship (GRI) for Students

On behalf of Susan Elliot My name is Susan Elliott and I am a health geographer in Canada (https://uwaterloo.ca/geographies-of-health-in-place/) and I have an internship – fully paid – for an international student to come work in my lab during the … Continue reading

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COVID-19 Virtual Panels at AAG

Hi everyone, On behalf of AAG, the Health and Medical Geography Specialty Group, and the Asian Geography Specialty Group, I would like to announce two virtual COVID-19 panels that will be held next week.  Each panelist will speak for 5 … Continue reading

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IJERPH

The International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health (IJERPH, ISSN 1660-4601) is an online, open access journal in the interdisciplinary area of environmental health sciences and public health. IJERPH is covered by leading indexing services, including PubMed (Medline), the Social … Continue reading

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Geospatial Health Research Poster session

We are delighted to share that the International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health (www.mdpi.com/journal/ijerph) is continuing to sponsor the poster competition for the Geospatial Health Research Poster session at the 2020 AAG Annual meeting. IJERPH is an open access … Continue reading

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