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Call for Abstracts
2012 Special Issue of theAnnals of the Association of American Geographers

The Annals of the Association of American Geographers invites abstracts of papers to be considered for a special issue on the Geography of Health. This will be the third of a series of annual special fifth issues that highlight the work of geographers around a significant global theme. Papers are sought from a broad spectrum of scholars who address social, cultural, political, environmental, theoretical, and methodological issues focused on the geography of health, including original research in areas such as access to healthcare, spatial disparities in health outcomes, the effect of geographic context on health outcomes, mobility and health, environment and health, development and health, space-time modeling and GIS-based analysis of health outcomes, and other relevant areas.

Abstracts of no more than 250 words should be submitted by 1 May 2010 to Final papers will be due (via Manuscript Central) by 1 December 2010 for publication in 2012. All submitted papers will be subject to full peer review.

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