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International Medical Geography Symposium (IMGS) 2013 and Travel Awards

When: July 7-12, 2013

Where: Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center on the Michigan State University Campus in East Lansing, Mich.

Info: http://www.geo.msu.edu/imgs/index.php

Register: http://www.geo.msu.edu/imgs/registration.php

Email: imgs@msu.edu

      

The website for the 15th International Medical Geography Symposium (IMGS) which will be hosted by Michigan State University, Department of Geography in East Lansing, Michigan, USA is launched. The website can be found at: http://www.geo.msu.edu/imgs/index.php


The Symposium will take place 7th-12th July, 2013 at the Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center on the Michigan State University Campus in East Lansing, Michigan.

Abstract submission is now open through 15th March, 2013.
Registration will open 15th October, 2012.

Student Travel Awards:
The Health and Medical Geography Specialty Group (HMGSG) of the AAG will offer support to graduate students based in North America who plan to travel to present at the International Medical Geography Symposium (IMGS) atMichigan State University, USA, in July 2013. The HMGSG will award up to 2 prizes of $200 apiece to support travel to the IMGS.

Please send an email expressing interest in the travel award, including an abstract of your conference paper, to Debarchana (Debs) Ghosh, HMGSG chair, by March 22nd, 2013 (debarchana.ghosh@uconn.edu). Note that the deadline for conference abstracts is March 15th 2013.

Please see the 2013 IMGS website for information on accommodations/travel and other events planned. 

In the meantime, please feel free to contact: imgs@msu.edu for any questions.