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Call for Abstracts Announced for 2016 URISA GIS and Health Symposium

The Urban and Regional Information Systems Association (URISA), in partnership with the American Public Health Association (APHA), invites abstract submissions for the 2016 GIS and Health Symposium. The theme for this year’s Symposium is “Mapping the Way to Healthy Communities”. The event will take place June 1-3 in Washington, DC.

Abstract submissions are due on March 15.

The Symposium program will be developed, in large part, from abstracts submitted by the community through this Call. The Committee welcomes the submission of individual papers, complete sessions, and panel discussions on a variety of topics. We are specifically interested in abstracts related to the following topics.

Individuals will be asked to further classify their proposal by indicating the applied methods and data sources for each submission:

For further details and the online abstract submission form,