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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
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
We are saddened to announce the passing of Dr. John M. Hunter.
There will be 72 sessions at AAG that were organized by members of HMGSG! Stay tuned for details regarding session topics, locations, and times.
Assistant Professor Department of Geography & Environmental Planning College of Liberal Arts CLA-N-3019 Position: The College of Liberal Arts invites applications for a tenure-track, 10-month Assistant Professor position in Department of Geography & Environmental Planning beginning August 2017. Qualifications: PhD … Continue reading
American Association of Geographers Annual Meeting 2017 Boston, MA, April 5-9 Organizers: Jerry Shannon, Ian Rossiter, and Dorris Scott, Community Mapping Lab, University of Georgia Work in Public Participatory GIS (PPGIS) and Participatory GIS (PGIS) has for many years emphasized … Continue reading
Call for Papers: 2017 AAG Annual Meeting, Boston (April 5-9, 2017) Organizers: Mark Rosenberg, Queen’s University Kyle Plumb, Queen’s University Jessica Finlay, University of Minnesota Session: Due to the widespread aging of populations coupled with social policy directives such as … Continue reading
SEE: http://news.aag.org/2016/09/call-for-papers-uncertainty-and-context-in-geography-and-giscience/ For updates and modifications for this call. Uncertainty and Context in Geography and GIScience AAG Annual Meeting, Boston, April 5-9, 2017 Uncertainty and context pose fundamental challenges in geographic research and GIScience. Geospatial data are imbued with error … Continue reading
Assistant Professor Health Geography University of Toronto Mississauga https://utoronto.taleo.net/careersection/10050/jobdetail.ftl?job=1600925 Assistant Professor in Medical Geography at UNC-Chapel Hill https://uncjobs.northcarolina.edu/applicants/jsp/shared/position/JobDetails_css.jsp?postingId=524394
Climate change is exacerbating existing health problems and disparities. Older adults, young children, people with disabilities, poor households, communities of color, and people working in specific occupations may face disproportionate risks. Public health departments are at the front lines of … Continue reading